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Bradford College

Level 2 Technical Certificate in Bricklaying

Qualification Gained
City & Guilds Bricklaying Technical Certificate Level 2
Study Level
School Leavers, Level 2
36 months
Start Date
Study Mode
Trinity Green Building


The Level 2 Technical Certificate in Bricklaying is aimed at learners that are looking to start a career in the construction industry as a bricklayer. Learners could progress into employment as a bricklayer, apprenticeships and further education. This course is practical based with classroom theory sessions – making sure you are able to put the knowledge behind the technique.

  Key Info

Course Content:

  • Principles of construction
  • Building cavity walls
  • Building solid walls and piers
  • Constructing basic arches
  • Setting out buildings

Entry to this course requires a Level 1 qualification in Bricklaying as well as GCSE Maths and English at a grade 2.

Please note that you will be required to wear safety boots with steel toe caps and hi-vis vest when working in the College workshops. Prior to enrolment on the course, please make sure you have access to these resources.

You will be assessed by a theory exam and a synoptic practical assessment.

Your course may include work experience or a work placement that could lead to the offer of a part-time or casual work, or you might work outside of your studies. Our students benefit from local site visits and trips to construction companies, such as our award-winning local partner Priestley Construction.

Successful completion of your course can lead to further study, apprenticeships or you may progress into employment. A Carpenter/Joiner has the potential to earn anywhere between £12K to £40K per year.

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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