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Your Study Options

European Social Fund

Funding Your Course

If you're aged 19 or over and you want to study A Levels, an Access to Higher Education Diploma, or a Level 3 to 6 Vocational Qualification, you could be eligible for an Advanced Learner Loan.

    About the course

    This is a practical bricklaying course in which we embed as much knowledge as possible into the practical tasks you undertake. This minimises the amount of time spent in the classroom. We use a range of delivery methods, with a large proportion of E-Learning done through iPads and other learning technologies.

    Entry requirements

    4 GCSEs grade 1 – 3

    How much does it cost?

    Free to those aged 16-18. If you are aged 19+ you can apply for an Advanced Learner Loan.

    There is a range of financial support that you may be entitled to, including: Learner Support funds, grants and bursaries and employer support.

    Awarding Body

    City & Guilds

    Why study?

    There are excellent progression routes to apprenticeships with a large number of our full-time students moving onto apprenticeships during their course, based on our recommendations. Skilled trades people are currently in high demand across the country. There are approximately 3 million people working in construction making it one of the biggest industries in the country and covers 10% of the total job market. The qualification we offer is globally recognised and sought after in the industry.

    Where will this course take me?

    • Level 2 Diploma in Bricklaying
    • Apprenticeship
    • Level 2 in other trades

    Core modules

    • Health and Safety
    • Principles of Building Construction
    • Information and Communication

    How will I be assessed?

    Multiple choice exams
    Practical assessments

    Will I have to provide anything?

    You will be required to purchase a set of safety boots and basic stationery. All other tools and resources are provided.

    I'm interested. What should I do now?

    Call 01279 868100 and talk to an Admissions Adviser
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