Level 3 - Bricklaying

Course Summary
This Level 3 course in Bricklaying adds to the knowledge and skills gained at Level 2 with both practical units and underpinning knowledge. Units that you will study include safe working practices, building methods and construction technology, carrying out structural and decorative brickwork, repair and maintenance of masonry structures and the erection of complex structures. You will learn about the construction industry, understanding construction terms, building methods and construction technology.

Entry Requirements
Five GCSEs at Grade 4 (C) or above, including a combination of Grade 3/4 or higher in Maths and English. Level 3 learners who do not achieve a Grade 4 in both English and Maths will continue to study this subject as part of their Study Programme.

Next Steps
You could progress on to a Level 4 Construction - Civil Engineering course or in to employment in the construction industry.

Fee Information
Fees (if shown) are full fees (reduced fees may be available for some courses depending on your circumstances).
Your course may be FREE if you are:
  • Aged 19+ (subject to eligibility) and earning less than £17,374.50 per year (£1,447 per month) studying on Level 1 or Level 2 courses*
  • Aged 16-18 years
  • Aged 19-23 years and studying for your first full Level 2 or full Level 3 qualification

  • * from 1 April 2022 earnings limit is increased to £18,525 per year (£1,543 per month)
Depending on the cost of your course, you could pay your course fees in instalments to spread the cost over the duration of the course.

Where and When

 Ellesmere Port Campus
 Thur 9:00am-4:30pm
 36 Weeks
 Ellesmere Port Campus
 36 Weeks

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