• 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:Duration:Level:Course location:Course Type:
14/10/202027 Weeks2City CampusFull-time Vocational

What’s it all about?

The course is for people looking to follow and develop one of the many professional careers in construction including management, architecture, design, quantity surveying, building surveying and land surveying.

Level 1 Diploma in Bricklaying

Study levelCostAdditional fees
16-18FREEYou will need to provide your own stationery and you will be given the opportunity to take part in trips and visits There is a fee of £20.00 to cover the cost of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) for use during practical sessions.
19+500.00*You will need to provide your own stationery and you will be given the opportunity to take part in trips and visits There is a fee of £20.00 to cover the cost of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) for use during practical sessions.

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.

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 2 course you could progress onto the level 3 Diploma in Bricklaying or you could apply for an apprenticeship.

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.