• 98%

    of our students have progressed to a positive destination.

    Sunderland College destination data, 16-18 year olds, 2017/18 academic year.

  • 93%

    of our students agreed that the teaching on their course is good.

    Sunderland College On-programme Survey 2018

  • Free meals

    Eligible students may be entitled to bursaries and free meals.

Start Date:Level:Course location:Course Type:
20/09/20203City CampusFull-time Vocational

What’s it all about?

This course is for anyone who wishes to build on their level 2 qualification and work as a bricklayer. It has been specifically developed for delivery in a training environment using simulated conditions, and the test(s) are based on what you can do as an individual.

This course is for anyone who wishes to build on their level 2 qualification and work as a bricklayer. It has been specifically developed for delivery in a training environment using simulated conditions, and the test(s) are based on what you can do as an individual through the completion of all the requirements of the qualification.

Level 2 Diploma in Bricklaying

Study levelCostAdditional fees
16-18FREEThere is a fee of £20.00 to cover the cost of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) for use during practical sessions. The course may also involve you in personal financial expenditure as follows: Purchase stationery Purchase of consumable materials
19+2700.00*There is a fee of £20.00 to cover the cost of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) for use during practical sessions. The course may also involve you in personal financial expenditure as follows: Purchase stationery Purchase of consumable materials

You will learn through a variety of methods including: classroom teaching / craft workshop activities / library and learning resource centre work / information technology activities / tutorials / directed work with other students/ directed study in the le

English and Maths are important life skills that will help you to achieve your best in your studies and progress to your dream career. If you have not already achieved grade 9-4 in GCSE Maths and/ or English at school, we will support you to improve your skills.

We work with the following employers to help you gain real work skills: Gentoo, South Tyneside Homes, Sunderland Council and small specialist construction and building companies

Mon-Fri, 9am-4pm. Days and times of study are subject to change. Timetables are confirmed at the start of term.

Your Curriculum Team

Shane McGuinness

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What’s next?

Upon completion of the level 3 you could advance onto a BTEC or HNC with view to move forward on to a HND or you could apply for an apprenticeship in your chosen trade.

98%of our students progress to a positive destination

(*Destination data for Sunderland College students aged 16-18, academic year 2017/18).

Why choose Sunderland College?

Our achievement rates are well above the national average.

We are the College of the Year.

(*Top college nationally for BTECs, Pearson 2019)

100% of our HND and HNC students progressed to employment or further study. 

(*Destination data, academic year 2016/17, HNC 19+)

We have recently invested £50 million in our facilities.