Course Overview

Professional bricklayers are always in demand, which means that bricklaying is a superb choice for anyone who is thinking of training for a new career.

If you’re ready to quit your job and become your own boss, our professional bricklaying course is the perfect place to begin. Our experienced tutors will help you to learn your new trade from the ground up, equipping you with all the skills and knowledge you’ll need to get started.

Upon passing our professional bricklaying course, you will receive the City & Guilds Level 2 Diploma in Bricklaying. This is an accredited, industry-recognised certification that will confirm your status as a qualified bricklayer; it will also serve as the perfect launchpad for further qualifications such as the NVQ Level 2 Certification.

What will I learn?

The units covered on our bricklayer course are as follows:
Understanding the construction of foundations and interpreting drawings
Understanding the construction of internal and external walls
How to construct thin joint masonry for use with concrete and steel-framed buildings
How to plan and erect solid walling to a required specification
How to erect isolated and attached piers to a required specification
How to set out masonry structures
How to set out regular-shaped masonry structures on level ground
Planning and erecting cavity walling and forming openings
Our small class sizes ensure that every candidate receives plenty of one-on-one time with the Access Training Academies staff, so if you have any questions or find yourself struggling with any of the topics listed above, you will be able to cover everything in detail with your tutor.

Who should enrol on this course?

This course is suitable for anybody who wants to learn the ropes of bricklaying and take a huge step towards becoming a professional bricklayer. We accept candidates of all races, genders, nationalities, and skill levels; all we ask is that you are aged 18+ and willing to work hard to achieve your goals!

Our professional bricklayer programme is specifically designed for beginners and novices, although we also accept applications from more experienced candidates who need a refresher.

Contact the Access Training team for more information about this course.