Course Information


Level 2 Brickwork Traineeship/Apprentice NI

City & Guilds
Sessions

Below are the sessions that are available for this course.

Full-Time
Campus: Dungannon
Week Starting: 05 September 2022
Day: Subject to Timetable
Duration: 2 Year(s)
Number of Weeks: 36
Hours per Week: 15
Total Hours: 540
Fee: N/A
Places Available: 20
Course Coordinator: Jim.McAlinden@swc.ac.uk

Full-Time
Campus: Enniskillen (Tech & Skills)
Week Starting: 05 September 2022
Day: Subject to Timetable
Duration: 2 Year(s)
Number of Weeks: 36
Hours per Week: 15
Total Hours: 540
Fee: N/A
Places Available: 20
Course Coordinator: NoelEdward.McIntyre@swc.ac.uk

Full-Time
Campus: Omagh
Week Starting: 05 September 2022
Day: Subject to Timetable
Duration: 2 Year(s)
Number of Weeks: 36
Hours per Week: 15
Total Hours: 540
Fee: N/A
Places Available: 20
Course Coordinator: Aquinas.Devlin@swc.ac.uk

Description

This Level 2 Brickwork qualification has been designed for delivery in a working environment. Thus it is necessary for applicants to be in appropriate employment or work placement. The course has been designed to develop and recognise your skills, knowledge and competence so that you can work in industry or progress into further work.

Additional Information

You will be required to complete Essential Skills in Literacy, Numeracy and ICT at an appropriate level if you do not have GCSE grade C or Level 2 Essential Skills in English, Maths and Information Technology. You will also study broader transferable skills in Employability and Personal and Social Development where appropriate.

Course Content

You will learn the essential practical skills and knowledge necessary to enable you to gain employment in this field. These are covered in a range of practical and theory modules.

Core Modules

  • Health and Safety in the Workplace,
  • Setting out and erecting masonry structures,
  • Conforming to productive working practices.
  • Moving, handling and storing resources in the workplace.
  • Assessment Method

    Achievement of this qualification will be assessed via a combination of knowledge testing, practical assessments, work based evidence and direct observation in the workplace.

    Progression Opportunities

    This qualification will give you a robust understanding of the skills, knowledge and understanding required for you to enter a work environment or progress onto the Level 3 Brickwork.

    Entry Requirements

    Applicants will be required to hold a minimum of a Level 1 qualification, defined as 4 GCSEs at grade D-G. However the following grades must be held in Maths and English

  • Maths Grade D
  • English grade E
  • Applicants who do not meet the enhanced entry criteria will enter an Introductory Phase of the Traineeship. Upon enrollment trainees will undertake initial assessments which will confirm whether they should enter full Traineeship or the Introductory Phase.