Brickwork for Beginners

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Explore an introduction to the skills needed for a successful career in the construction industry.

Learn basic brickwork skills, improve DIY skills and get an introduction to the skills needed for the construction industry with our Brickwork for beginners course. 

Please note that this course does not run during the half term/ end of term breaks.


What I'll learn

You will gain a variety of skills to assist with home projects: setting out and building basic garden walls, brick piers, and building using blocks. You will learn a variety of brickwork joints and how to point up and finish your brickwork.



How I'll learn

You will be taught in our fully equipped workshops by experienced staff.


How I'll be assessed

There is no qualification linked to this course and, therefore, no assessment. 


Entry Requirements

All you need is an interest in the skills area and work boots or sturdy shoes, suitable for working in the workshops. No previous experience is required.


How to Apply

To apply for this course, simply click on the ‘enrol’ button. You will then be taken to an enrolment form, where you will be asked to add your contact details and payment information. 

Course places are limited and available on a first-come, first-served basis. We would encourage you to enrol on your chosen course as soon as possible. 

If you prefer to enrol in person, please visit us at one of our college Advice Centres or enrol over the phone via 0800 612 6008.