About the course

This practical-based course will enable you to learn the basics of brickwork and carpentry and pursue a career in one of these construction trades. The qualification will set you on your way to becoming an expert and you will progress further on the course by successful completion of the entry level. You will be taught in our specialist workshops and trained by industry experts.

What you will study

  • Health and safety in the workplace
  • Principles of building, construction, information and communication
  • Brickwork
  • Carpentry
  • Functional skills in English and maths


  • Classroom based portfolio

  • Assessed practical workshops

Entry requirements

  • There are no formal entry requirements - but you will need to attend an interview

Moving forward

  • Level 1/2 Diploma Brickwork
  • Level 1/2 Diploma Carpentry
  • Apprentices in Construction

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