Level 2 Diploma in Brickwork
|Mode of study||Vocational Full-time|
|Campus||London Road Campus|
|Start date||6 September 2022|
|Course code||FLR2BRK (2223)|
Who is it for?
Building on the Level 1 course, you will continue to develop your skills through Level 2 and move towards gaining the industry benchmark qualification for skilled tradespeople. You will be encouraged to contribute more to your own progress and knowledge whilst being guided by industry experienced lecturers and construction department staff. The practical projects you will complete as part of the training and assessment will prepare you for real life work situations and give you the opportunity to take part in national competitions.
Level 1 qualification in Brickwork or Construction. GCSE Maths and English at grade 4 or above. You will need to attend an interview and initial assessment prior to acceptance.
What does the course involve?
The aspects of the course include:
Principles of Construction at Level 2, plus health & safety if not already completed
Vocational units covering setting out a building, solid walling and cavity walling
How is the course assessed?
The vocational units will be assessed by end of unit multiplechoice tests supported with practical assessments and theory only units by way of an online multiple-choice knowledge test.
How much does it cost?
You will be expected to provide your own overalls, safety shoes and contribute to the cost of any additional enrichment activities.
All students must attend maths and English and depending on prior achievements and initial assessments will either take GCSE or Functional Skills.
What do I do next?
You can apply online via the APPLY NOW button. You can also apply for a second, alternative programme of study on the application page. If after reading this factsheet, you are still undecided about the course most suitable for you, please drop in to one of our Open Evenings, ring Admissions on 01743 342346 or email: email@example.com
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