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Bradford College


Study Level
Course Type
30 months
Start Date
September 2024
Study Mode
Little Germany Campus


Apprenticeships give you the opportunity to learn and train in your chosen career as well as earning a regular pay packet. You will be given first-hand experience and learn the majority of the skills needed on the job, whilst also completing off-the-job training within college by day release.

This apprenticeship is for people who wish to become a bricklayer and work in the construction industry. Bricklayers build and repair structures, walls, chimneys, walkways and foundations using various types of blocks and brick. Work can range from a house extension to a major stadium project.

  Key Info

Typical tasks:

  • Building and repairing walls, arches, chimney stacks and other structures
  • Mixing and spreading mortar
  • Working outside and at heights.


  • Brick and alternative construction techniques
  • Buildings and Materials


  • Preparation of materials
  • Masonry structures
  • Radial and battered brickwork
  • Feature and reinforced brickwork
  • Building technology


  • Positive and mature attitude
  • Quality focussed approach
  • Effective communication
  • Self Motivated

Level 2: GCSE Mathematics and English at Grade A*-C/9-4 or Entry 3 on the Literacy and Numeracy BKSB screening.

Successful completion of this apprenticeship can lead to further study or employment in the Construction sector related to Brickwork.

Apprenticeship Course Fees will be paid by your employer.

This is representative of the most common fees scenario, but actual fees can vary depending on a number of factors. Please contact us if you need more guidance.

If you have any questions or require any additional information, please contact [email protected]

Disclaimer: Our prospectus, college documents and website are simply here to offer a guide. We accept no liability for any inaccurate statements and are not responsible for any negative outcomes if you rely on an inaccurate statement. We reserve the right to withdraw any programmes or service at any time.

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