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Courses - Trowel Occupations - Advanced Apprenticeship (Level 3)


Construction Building - Trowel Occupations - Advanced Apprenticeship (Level 3)

For apprentices wishing to work in brickwork, this qualification is ideal for demonstrating their competence. It is a measure of their ability to carry out a range of work to criteria which has been set by the industry, and is recognised by the Construction Skills Certification Scheme (CSCS) and will enable them to gain the CSCS Blue Card.

This Level 3 apprenticeship programme is designed to further develop the apprentices’ skills and knowledge gained during their Level 2 Brickwork qualification and will enable them to work to an advanced level in the construction sector.

The apprentice can then specialise in repairing and maintain masonry structures, constructing chimneys and fireplace structures, constructing complex masonry structures and constructing decorative features.

Entry Requirements
The apprentice will need to have completed a Level 2 Brickwork apprenticeship programme

Extended Course Overview
Qualifications obtainable:

  • Level 3 Diploma in Bricklaying (Construction)
  • Level 3 NVQ Diploma in Trowel Occupations (Construction)
  • Functional Skills in Maths Level 2
  • Functional Skills in English Level 2
  • Employer Rights and Responsibilities (ERR)
  • Personal Learning &Thinking Skills (PLTS)
Progression Routes
This qualification prepares an apprentice for work in the construction industry, with a specific focus on brickwork. Upon completion they can apply to CSCS, or other industry card schemes, to gain a skills card that will enable them to work on site in their chosen trade. The apprentice may also wish to progress to a Level 3 Occupational Work Supervision qualification to become a supervisor working on site.

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