Brickwork: Trowel Occupations Advanced Apprenticeship Level 3
This Level 3 apprenticeship programme is designed to further develop your skills and knowledge gained during your Level 2 Brickwork qualification and will enable you to work to an advanced level in the construction sector. Our courses have an excellent reputation with employers and help you to develop construction skills that will put you at the forefront of the job market. In College, you will be taught by staff who, have not only had successful careers in industry themselves, but who also lead in shaping the UK’s construction and building services training sector.This Level 3 Apprenticeship programme is designed to further develop your skills and knowledge, enabling you to work to an advanced level in your chosen craft in the industry. The programme has been specifically developed for delivery in a training environment, and will take one year to complete.
You will need to have completed a Level 2 Brickwork apprenticeship programme.
During this apprenticeship you will study a range of topics, including:
- Health, safety and welfare in construction and associated industries
- Analysing technical information, quantities and communication with others
- Analysing the construction industry and built environment
- Repair and maintain masonry structures
- Construct chimneys and fireplace structures
- Construct complex masonry structures
- Construct decorative features
The practical elements of this course will consist of on-going training and assessment, with an end-of-course synoptic test. The theory elements will be assessed through progress tests, assignments, unit tests and an end of course final exam.
You will gain the following qualifications:
Bricklaying (Construction) CSkills Level 3 Diploma Plus…
- Trowel Occupations (Construction) CSkills Level 3 NVQ Diploma
- Employment Rights and Responsibilities
- Personal, Learning and Thinking Skills
- Functional Skills in English and maths
Further study and career options
Further study: On successful completion you could progress on to the Higher apprenticeship in Construction Site Management at Bedford College.
Career progression: You will have more advanced skills to progress on to a higher paid role as a bricklayer.
You will need steel toe capped boots, a high viz vest and usual study stationary.
The College part of this apprenticeship will start in September, however you will be able to start the work-based learning element at any time throughout the year.