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Advanced Apprenticeship in Trowel Occupations

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Course CodeH0858
Academic Year1718
DatesEnrolments throughout the year
Location NameIndustry Based
AreaBuilt Environment & Sustainability
Mode Of ProvisionPart Time
IntroductionThis is a work-based learning qualification that enables you to work as a specialist bricklayer in the construction industry. As a specialist bricklayer you will produce and maintain complex masonry structures.
Study OutlineExamples of units you may cover include:chimney stacks, tunnel linings and decorative stonework. You will also learn how to work safely in a supervisory capacity as part of a team building and refurbishing homes or non-domestic properties.
Entry RequirementsIf you’re interested in becoming an Apprentice, you will need to be employed or find an employer who is recruiting an Apprentice. See the Apprenticeships section of our website to discover more and find out about our vacancies service.
EquipmentStationery equipment and Personal Protective equipment to include high-vis vest, safety boots/shoes and recommended textbooks.
AttendanceAttendance is usually one day per week at college and four days per week in the work place. This will be confirmed with your employer.
AssessmentYour skills will be assessed by workplace observation, online tests, assignments and portfolio work. You will have a Progress Coach to visit you at work and support you throughout your qualification.
ProgressionThis qualification prepares you for work in the construction industry, with a specific focus on wood occupations. Upon completion you can apply to CSCS, or other industry card schemes, to gain a skills card that will enable you to work on site in your chosen trade. If you wish to progress to become a supervisor working on site, you may wish to study any of the following qualifications: 601/1899/4 Level 4 NVQ Diploma in Construction Site Supervision (Construction) 601/1792/8 Level 6 NVQ Diploma in Construction Site Management (Construction)
QualificationLevel 3 NVQ Diploma in Trowel Occupations (Construction), and a Level 3 Diploma in Bricklaying.
Awarding BodyCity and Guilds
Available Full-time?Y
Available Part-time?N
Suitable for Higher Education?Y
Suitable for Individuals?Y
Suitable for Employers?Y
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