What career opportunities can this lead to?
This course is suitable for individuals wishing to increase their skills and knowledge of brickwork and is an ideal progression route from the Level 1 Bricklaying course. The course develops craft skills and the underpinning knowledge to work at recgonised industrial standards within the bricklaying trade. Bricklaying is a highly recognised construction profession and there is a high demand for bricklayers with a significan incrase in housing requirements for the South East region. Work can be as diverse as working on architectural features, through to constructing housing estates, office blocks or factories.
Bricklayers can command good wages, and the trade offers a good grounding for progression into technical and supervisory roles, including starting up your own business. On successful completion of this programme, you may wish to consider Level 3 Bricklaying at Eastleigh College or alternatively, once you are in employment or an Apprenticeship, you can study part-time for the NVQ in Brickwork, using your employment as work experience.