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Improving Bricklaying Skills

Level 1

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Key Info

Learning Area   Construction
Delivery Mode   Part-time
Duration   30 Weeks
Course Code   10318-CAM-22


Dates & Locations

Course Type   Adult
Location   Cornwall College Camborne
Start Date   10/09/2022
Day/Time   Saturday, -
Fees   Tuition Fees: £1291.50

This course is for anyone that had successfully completed the 'Developing Bricklaying' course. The course includes a recognised qualification where you will demonstrate your skill through formal assessment. It will enable you to carry out larger jobs at home or in the garden or it could be the first stage of progression to your new career.

  What You Will Learn

You will develop hand skills to lay bricks quickly and efficently to a high quality. You will build a brick wall in stretcher bond with returns, a block wall with junctions and set out masonry walls to a given tolerance.

This course will enable you to improve your skills to build in line with industry tolerances. We will also cover health and safety and principals of construction in scheduled theory sessions

  Entry Requirements

Successful completion of Developing Bricklaying Skills

  Progression

Level 2 Bricklaying

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# SaturdaySkills # Brick # Bricklaying # Construction # Building # Trowel # Diploma

Courses listed on this website are indicative of the subject, nature and level of study. The College reserves the right to alter specific qualifications titles, awarding bodies and levels of qualification, which can change in year. Any cost may also vary, based on personal funding eligibility. The Cornwall College Group reserves the right to withdraw any course listed at any time.

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