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Level 2 Apprenticeship in Bricklaying

51PST2/BER-2122
  1. CampusMaidstone
  2. Course Length30 Months
  3. Type of CourseApprenticeship
  4. Week CommencingFlexible
  5. Annual FeeTo Be Confirmed

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Applications for this programme are now closed for 21/22. If you would like any advice or guidance, please contact our Careers team on 01634 383636. Course information and applications for 22/23 will open shortly.

The Details

Earn while you learn on an apprenticeship with the College! This nationally recognised standard will provide you with the skills, experience and knowledge you need to progress in your chosen career. Your apprenticeship framework will include a combination of on-the-job training, studying for your qualification at College and maths, English and possibly ICT depending on the framework and any prior GCSEs.

Do you enjoy seeing a project come together and working practically? If so, why not build the foundations for a great career in bricklaying with an apprenticeship?

The units you will study include:

  • Efficiency in the workplace
  • Health and Safety
  • Loading and unloading materials
  • Preparing materials
  • Calculations of materials
  • Carrying out Bricklaying practical work

    Other Important Info

  • As well as being employed, you'll receive College-based training that will include the development of knowledge and practical skills within our well-equipped workshops, and theory sessions
  • All students must provide their own personal protective equipment at College to study Bricklaying

    Future Prospects

    You will become a fully qualified tradesperson with the ability to carry out Bricklaying on recognised building projects. If you successfully complete the level 2 course you'll be able to progress onto the level 3.

    Entry Requirements

    Students need to have the following:

  • Employment within the sector with a contract of employment for at least 30 hours per week
  • A good standard of education with 5 GCSEs at A-D / 9-3 including maths and English (or equivalent)
  • Satisfactory completion of the college initial assessment

    Why Choose MidKent College?

  • We provide some of the finest teaching and learning environments you’ll find in a further education college in the country, having built a brand-new campus in Gillingham in 2009 and refurbished our Maidstone Campus in a redevelopment programme completed in 2016.
  • Both of our campuses are fully-equipped with workshops that simulate real working environments, equipment that replicates the latest technology students will find in the workplace, and commercial facilities that are open to the public.
  • The University Centre Maidstone (UCM) building at our Oakwood Park campus is a dedicated campus for university-level courses and professional training.
  • Our career advisers booked 1024 careers interviews in 2019-2020! They'll be able to give you impartial guidance as to the range of education, training and employment opportunities available to you.

    • What our students say...

      Reuben Causer

      I chose Construction and the Built Environment because I’d had an interest in the construction industry for a while. So far on the programme we’ve learnt graphical detailing, health and safety, surveying and building regulations. When I finish the programme, I want to do an internship as a CAD Technician, and possibly pursue that ...