Bricklaying CITB Diploma Level 1

If you want a career in bricklaying or masonry work, this course is for you. The structure of the course combines practical workshops and valuable theory which provides the underpinning knowledge required to increase your quality of work and performance.

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Attendance

Full-time

Level

1

Duration

1 Year

When

September 2020 start

Overview

If you want a career in bricklaying or masonry work, this course is for you. The structure of the course combines practical workshops and valuable theory which provides the underpinning knowledge required to increase your quality of work and performance.

  • Health, safety and welfare in construction and associated industries
    • The aim of this unit is to provide you with the knowledge to be deemed trained to carry out safe working practices in construction to:
      - Sourcing relevant safety information and using the relevant safety procedures at work.
  • Knowledge of technical information, quantities and communication with others
    • The aim of this unit is to provide you with the knowledge to be deemed trained to interpret information, determine quantities and communicate with other in relation to:
      - Processes for disseminating information.
      - Basic concepts of effective communication.
  • Knowledge of construction technology
    • The aim of this unit is to provide you with the knowledge to be deemed trained to carry out safe working practices in construction to:
      - Sourcing relevant safety information and using the relevant safety procedures at work.
  • Knowledge of technical information, quantities and communication with others
    • The aim of this unit is to provide you with the knowledge to be deemed trained to interpret information, determine quantities and communicate with other in relation to:
      - Processes for disseminating information.
      - Basic concepts of effective communication.
  • Knowledge of construction technology
    • The aim of this unit is to provide you with the knowledge of building methods and construction technology in relation to understanding the basic principles of:
      - foundation construction
      - floor construction
      - wall construction
      - roof construction
      - supply of utilities and services
      - sustainability within construction.
  • Construct block walling
    • The aim of this unit is to provide you with the knowledge and skills to be deemed trained to construct block walling in relation to:
      - interpreting and understanding information.
      - setting out to line.
      - constructing block walls to the recommended height.
  • Construct brick walling
    • The aim of this unit is to provide you with the knowledge and skills to be deemed trained to construct cavity walling in relation to:
      - interpreting and understanding information.
      - setting out to line.
      - constructing cavity walls.
  • Construct cavity walling
    • The aim of this unit is to provide you with the knowledge and skills to be deemed trained to construct cavity walling in relation to:
      - interpreting and understanding information
      - setting out to line
      - constructing cavity walls.
  • Setting out for basic masonry structures
    • The aim of this unit is to provide you with the knowledge and skills to be deemed trained to set out and construct masonry structures in relation to:
      - interpreting and understanding information
      - setting out basic masonry structures
      - constructing masonry structures.
  • Mix construction materials
    • The aim of this unit is to illustrate the skills, knowledge and understanding required to be deemed trained to mix construction materials in relation to:
      - gauging and mixing different types of construction materials.

Entry Requirements

  • A minimum of GCSE English and Maths at GCSE grade 1 or equivalent.
  • It is expected that students complete their current course of study to the best of their ability and maintain a positive approach to continuing their studies.

Assessment Methods

You will be assessed throughout the course, including practical synopsis assessment and a global online assessment (GOLA) test towards the end of the course.

Progression

You can progress on to a level 2 diploma in Brickwork after completing this course.

You can undertake an apprenticeship in brickwork on completion of this course.

Fees & Funding

As a full time student, under the age of 19, you will not usually need to pay any course or examination fees.

You may need to pay some essential costs. Help may be available for students in financial difficulties. For more information, contact student support services, tel: 0500 162100.

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    Course code

    BB02B11-F01

    Start date

    2020-08-31 00:00:00.000

    End date

    2021-06-25 00:00:00.000

    108042

    Location

    Brunel Construction Centre

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    Kirklees College