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City & Guilds Level 2 Diploma in Bricklaying

Subject Area
Construction
Start Date
September 2022
Study Mode
Part-time
Duration
Up to 36 weeks

The course is suitable for employed individuals who have already achieved Level 1 Award/Diploma in Bricklaying.

This course is a mixture of theory and practical and is a hands-on course that teaches a variety of bricklaying skills and allows you to learn, develop and practise these skills required for employment. To be successful on this course you need to have outstanding commitment and enthusiasm.

Entry requirements

The course is suitable for employed individuals who have already achieved Level 1 Award/Diploma in Bricklaying.

Course units

To achieve the Level 2 Diploma in Bricklaying (6705-23), learners must achieve 49 credits from the mandatory units. Additional credits may be achieved from the elective unit, but will not count towards the qualification.

  • Unit 201/601 Health, safety and welfare in construction
  • 202/602 Principles of building construction, information and communication
  • Unit 204 Building solid walling, isolated and attached piers
  • Unit 205 Interpreting working drawings to set out masonry structures
  • Unit 206 Construct cavity walling forming masonry structures

* Additional credits may be achieved from the elective unit, but will not count towards the qualification.

Assessments

Students will be assessed via online tests and practical assessments in the workshop.

Course fees

£0-£3,364

The fees for this course can vary depending on funding eligibility, if you feel you may qualify for funding, please contact the Funding Team. You might also be eligible for a loan to cover your fee, please do get in touch to find out more.

Course progression

This qualification will allow you to progress into employment or on to a Level 3 NVQ Diploma.

Dates & course duration

Duration: Tuesday and Wednesdays, 6.00pm – 9.00pm

Dates:

20th September 2022 – 24th May 2023

Study methods

This course will be delivered by qualified experienced tutors who are experts in their disciplines. Teaching will be done in a practical setting which will allow you to spend the time using the tools and resources. Some additional home study will be required.

Facilities

As well as specialist construction workshops, students have access to a fantastic range of College-wide facilities such as the Learning & Research Centre, study hubs, computer areas with accompanying multi-function printers and helpdesk advice.

Additional costs

All materials are provided for you to complete the course. However, some courses may require additional study from home, you may need access to a PC/laptop and suitable Wi-Fi to access teaching and learning materials. You will be made aware of any additional study time at the time of enrolment.

Career progression

Students will be equipped with the skills and knowledge required to progress in their current employment or progress onto a new role within the construction industry.

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