Level 2 Diploma in Bricklaying

Level 1 Diploma

Course Location


Stockport College


Stockport College

Further Details


College 16-18



Course Start Date

Monday 2nd September 2024

Course Duration

Full-time, 1 Year

Course Time

00:00 - 00:00

Course Fee

£ 1286.00
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Course Code


Course Overview

This course is designed to better your understanding of the principles of building construction, how to produce thin joint masonry and building solid walls as well as isolated and attached pillars. You will develop good health and safety practices, learn how to interpret technical drawings, set out masonry structures and construct cavity walls to form masonry structures – all whilst learning to work with other trades.

Course Requirements

To have successfully completed Level 1 Bricklaying.

What you will Learn

You will learn, develop and practise a variety of skills to enable you to build, repair and maintain brickwork.


4 GCSE’s at Grade 3 or above (including maths and/or English Language).


Successful completion of this qualification will provide you with the knowledge and skills required for either progression into employment or onto a Level 3 Bricklaying Course.

Career Options

Obviously you could be a bricklayer, from which you could then specialise in a particular type of bricklaying like heritage work or stonemasonry. Also, down the line, you could even become a construction site manager.

Mandatory Units

Health, Safety & Welfare in construction
Principles of building construction
Information and communication
Producing thin joint masonry and masonry cladding
Building solid walling
Isolated and attached piers
Interpreting working drainage to set out masonry structures
Construct cavity walling forming masonry structures

Contact Details

For further information please contact T: 0161 886 7070 or E: info@trafford.ac.uk

Extra Costs Involved

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Although every care has been taken to ensure that the information contained within this document is accurate, there may be changes to this programme and provision. We will endeavour to keep prospective and current students updated where appropriate and when the information becomes available.
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