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Bricklaying Pre-Apprenticeships

This Bricklaying Pre-Apprenticeship is for school or college leavers aged 16 to 18 who are wanting progress on to an apprenticeship in the construction industry.
34 weeks
Greater Manchester SkillCentre, Trafford Park

This is a vocationally qualification offering you the opportunity to demonstrate an achievement of practical skills, understanding and knowledge in bricklaying and will provide you with a good introduction to the Construction industry.

What is a Pre-apprenticeship (also known as a Study Programme)?
A pre-apprenticeship is a course designed for 16-18 year olds who want to progress onto an
apprenticeship but don’t feel quite ready. A Pre-apprenticeship will help you develop essential skills, gain industry-specific knowledge, and become more employable.

When does the course start?

September 2024

What does the course cover?

This Level 1 qualification will provide you with a range of bricklaying skills and knowledge. You will also develop an understanding of the health and safety requirements for working in the construction industry.


What will I achieve?

On successful completion, you will achieve an NOCN Level 1 Diploma in Bricklaying.

Once you have achieved a Level 1 in Bricklaying, you will then be able to progress onto further trade qualifications such as a Level 2 Bricklaying Apprenticeship.

What are the entry requirements?

You must achieve or have achieved a GCSE Grade 2 or above in maths and English. 



Where will I attend?

This Level 1 Bricklaying course is delivered at the Greater Manchester SkillCentre in Trafford Park.

We offer a FREE Minibus service, click here to view pick-up points and times.

How much does the course cost?

The course is FREE for anyone aged 16-18.