Course Information


Level 3 Brickwork

City & Guilds
Sessions

Below are the sessions that are available for this course.

Part-Time
Campus: Dungannon
Week Starting: 06 September 2021
Day: Subject to Timetable
Duration: 2 Year(s)
Number of Weeks: 34
Hours per Week: 7
Total Hours: 230
Fee: N/A
Places Available: 20
Course Coordinator: Jim.McAlinden@swc.ac.uk

Part-Time
Campus: Omagh
Week Starting: 06 September 2021
Day: Subject to Timetable
Duration: 2 Year(s)
Number of Weeks: 34
Hours per Week: 7
Total Hours: 230
Fee: N/A
Places Available: 19
Course Coordinator: Aquinas.Devlin@swc.ac.uk

Description

This Level 3 NVQ Diploma in Brickwork qualification has been developed for delivery in a working environment. This means you need to be employed to study this qualification. This course has been designed to develop and recognise your skills, knowledge and competence so that you can work within the construction industry or progress onto further learning.

Additional Information

You will be required to complete Essential Skills in Literacy, Numeracy and ICT if you do not have a GCSE grade C or Level 2 Essential Skills in English, Maths and Information Technology.

Course Content

You will be able to demonstrate in a real workplace environment, that you are competent against a set of performance statements. The learner will learn key practical skills and knowledge in a variety of areas. See list of modules.

Core Modules

  • Health, Safety and Welfare in the Workplace.
  • Good Occupational Working Relationships in the Workplace.
  • Occupational Methods of Work in the Workplace,
  • Setting Out and erecting complex Masonry Structures.
  • Assessment Method

    Achievement of this qualification will be assessed via a combination of knowledge testing in the format of multiple choice questions and practical assessments.

    Progression Opportunities

    This level 3 qualification will give you a robust understanding of Trowel Occupations and enables progression into employment. On completion students can progress onto Higher Education qualifications such as Level 4/5 Foundation Degree programmes.

    Entry Requirements

    The minimum age requirement for this qualification is 16 plus. however it is necessary for applicants to have achieved the Level 2 qualification in brickwork or have substantial industry experience in this area. All applicants must be in paid employment to complete the course.