Course Code: CN00006 Bricklayer - Intermediate Apprenticeship Next course dates Start dateLocationDuration / Fees 01 Jan 2023 Bispham Campus / £0 Apply now 01 Apr 2023 Bispham Campus / £0 Apply now 01 Sep 2023 Bispham Campus / £0 Apply now 01 Jan 2024 Bispham Campus / £0 Apply now 01 Apr 2024 Bispham Campus / £0 Apply now Overview Is this course for me? What will I learn? How will I be assessed? Key information Where could this course take me? Course Summary Develop the experience, knowledge and skills for a career as a Bricklayer with this apprenticeship. Bricklayers lay bricks, blocks and other types of building components in mortar to construct and repair walls, foundations, partitions, arches and other structures eg chimney stacks. They might also refurbish brickwork and masonry on restoration projects. You will learn at college one day per week, on the job, working on your own and/or as part of a team, with ongoing support from your own personal skills coach. The apprenticeship usually takes two and a half years to complete. You will need to have a suitable role before you start but we can support you to find one if necessary. Entry Requirements These vary from employer to employer. The typical requirements are 5 GCSEs at grade 4/C or higher. Learning and Teaching Methods Your apprenticeship is delivered one day per week in college and in the workplace, with teaching delivered through online resources and on a 1-2-1 basis by your skills coach and employer. Industry Placement and Field Trips You will need to be employed full-time with a relevant contract of employment. Your employer will also need to agree to our Skills Coach and Specialist Practitioner being able to visit you at your place of work. Expert Tutors All staff involved in the delivery of adult education courses within the College are approved to teach the subjects and modules they deliver. The approval process ensures that staff delivering a given programme are appropriately qualified and, where appropriate, possess relevant technical and industrial experience and professional practice. Assessment Methods This apprenticeship will identify and improve your skills, knowledge and behaviours needed to become a bricklayer By the end of the apprenticeship, you will be able to demonstrate your skills, knowledge and behaviours. These will be assessed at the end of the qualification by the awarding organisation, the assessments will consist of: A test of knowledge using scenarios with questions A Competency-based interview with an End Point Assessor A portfolio of evidence produced by the student A professional discussion relating to your CPD activity with the End Point Assessor. Other Costs and Equipment Needed PPE must be worn within the workshop at all times by the apprentice, hard hats high visibility vests will be provided by the College. The apprentice must arrive to College with a pair of steel toe cap boots. You must wear PPE and Protective Boots at all times in work which are usually provided by your employer. Terms and Conditions Read our full terms and conditions. Career Options and Progression This apprenticeship will support you to progress into the following roles: Bricklayer Labourer Stone mason You could also progress onto an Advanced Apprenticeship.