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Brickwork Level 3 Diploma
Study Mode
Full Time 
Practical Assessment and Exams 
Construction & Building Services 
Course Code:
Entry Requirements
Level 2 Brickwork Diploma and a minimum of Level 1 Functional Skills

Brickwork Level 3 Diploma

This course will allow you to develop your practical bricklaying skills and your theoretical knowledge required for a career in this area.

About the Course

The Level 3 Diploma in Brickwork will further develop your practical skills in bricklaying, with the introduction of complex masonry structures and decorative brickwork. You will also broaden your knowledge of the construction/bricklaying industry in order to prepare you for either an Apprenticeship or employment in Bricklaying. 

You will learn and work in our Brickwork studio at City Campus, which will allow you to put the skills your learn into practice. 

Key Units

Key Units

  • Safe Working Practices in Construction
  • Information, Quantities and Communicating with Others
  • Building Methods & Construction Technology
  • Structural & Decorative Brickwork
  • Repairing & Maintaining Masonry Structures
  • Erection of Complex Masonry Structures

Functional Skills lessons also form an important part of your course. They include Maths, English and ICT and you will attend lessons to help improve your skills in these areas.

Students are expected to work independently on project work away from the college.

Entry Requirements

Level 2 Brickwork Diploma and a minimum of Level 1 Functional Skills


Knowledge Assessment
  • Online exams
  • Oral Questioning during practical assessments

Practical Assessment
  • Assessments in the required competancies will be carried out in the workshop following training/practice

Where does this Lead

You can progress into employment or further study in a related area.

Future Opportunities

A possible Apprenticeship or employment within the construction/bricklaying industry. 

Tell Me More

Will this course suit me?
This course is designed for people wishing to take up a career within the building industry as a bricklayer.

Extra Costs

You will need to bring your own overalls and safety boots for workshop sessions. All other safety equipment will be provided.