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Retrain to Brickwork – Level 1

Level 1
1 year
Part Time
Middlehaven (Main Building)

Course overview

This course is good for students wanting to enter the Building Industry who want to learn the basics of brickwork.

The course will include theory and practical sessions in:

General Core Units:

  • Carry out safe working practices in construction
  • Information, quantities and communicating with others
  • Building methods and construction technology

Occupation Units:

  • Carry out basic block laying skills
  • Carry out basic bricklaying skills
  • Carry out basic cavity walling
  • Contribute to setting out and building basic masonry structures up to damp course level
Course Fee:
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Explore Construction

Construction students will have the opportunity to work in state of the art workshops, and have access to a real life outdoor construction site. This realistic work environment allows students to gain practical experience in constructing a single story dwelling which is built from foundations up to the roof.

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Additional Information

Learning Support

We understand students may require a little extra help during their studies, which is why our learning support team are on hand to help learners with a learning difficulty or support need to achieve their full potential.

Financial Support

Whatever your age or level of study, we offer a comprehensive support service and bursary scheme to help you through your studies. From childcare assistance to travel packages, we pride ourselves on giving expert advice and support.

Travel Information

We are situated in a fantastic location, just a stone's throw from Middlesbrough town centre. As well as being a matter of minutes from both the train and bus stations, eligible students can also benefit from free travel.