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Bricklaying Skills - Basic - Part-time

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Course outline

The course includes practical assignments covering: 

  • Basic Health and Safety
  • Identification of tools and materials
  • Measure, cut and mark out bricks
  • Jointing brickwork
  • How to set out and build: A single skin Stretcher bond wall, a Flemish bond wall, an English bond wall, a Cavity wall, a pillar and a corner.

Next steps

Please contact the College on 0115 914 6414 or 0115 9100 100 for details on how to enrol on this course.

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Central College Nottingham, Beeston High Road, Chilwell, Nottingham NG9 4AH


01 March 2018 - 03 May 2018

Course code:


Fees / reductions:

Full fee: £120
No fee reductions available. All students pay the same fee.

College Certificate


8 weeks

Level Other
Entry requirements

None, we welcome applications from learners who have no previous experience of bricklaying.

Teaching & assessment

There is no external assessment, however, the tutor will continually assess your practical work and offer feedback.


Employment as a trainee bricklayer or progression to a Diploma Level 1 in Bricklaying.

Additional information

Wearing protective clothing and footwear is advised.

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