Bricklaying Level 2 Diploma

Level 1 Diploma
Course Location


Stockport College


Stockport College

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.

Further Details


College 16-18

Course Start Date


Course Duration

Full-Time - 1 year



To have successfully completed Level 1 Bricklaying.

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

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
There are no optional units on this qualification.

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.

The Level 2 Bricklaying requires you to demonstrate your knowledge and practical skills through a variety of practical assessment as well as multiple choice online and paper unit end tests.

This further education course is free for all 16-18 year olds who are a resident in the UK and the European Economic Area or have been for the last 3 years. You must be under 19 years old on 31st August in the calendar year you start your course.

19+ learners, please contact the Customer Services team on 0161 886 7070 for course and fee information.

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