Level 2


Diploma in Bricklaying


One / two years – Full time

Entry Requirements

Five GCSEs at grade 9-3 including English and maths, or a full Level 1 qualification with a ‘stepping stone’ English and Maths qualification.


This course will teach you the foundation of bricklaying and help you to gain the skills and knowledge needed to successfully work on-site.

You will learn through a combination of practical lessons in our fully-equipped workshops, and classroom sessions to reinforce the hands-on techniques you will develop.

You will also benefit from excellent English and maths lessons to ensure you have all the entry requirements needed to progress to a Level 3 course.

The skills you will learn include:

  • Understanding working drawings
  • Basic brickwork and wall construction
  • Masonry cladding and joining work
  • Cavity wall structures

Where available, we will always get you involved in live or community projects to give you real-life work experience.

Next Steps

If you do well on the course, you can progress to a Level 3 course within the Construction department or on to an Apprenticeship.

For further assistance or speak to an adviser please call 01329 815 200