Brickwork/Trowel Occupations Apprenticeship

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  • Employers
  • Students

    This apprenticeship Framework is awarded by Cskills Awards, and is great for people who enjoy working outdoors as part of a team. Apprentices will build new houses using a variety of materials including brick and block, as well as build house extensions, repair buildings and construct decorative walls.

    Apprentices may have the opportunity to work one to one, or on larger jobs they may also collaborate with other trades. This apprenticeship trains skilled workers with a good overall knowledge of construction.

    Qualification:

    • Level 2 NVQ Diploma in Trowel Occupations
    • Level 2 Diploma in Bricklaying

    Delivery model:

    • 1 day per week in College, with workplace experience and guidance in between.

    Duration: 24 months

    Ideal for:

    • Construction workers
    • General labourers

     

    The apprenticeship will cover the following core areas:

    • Health and safety
    • Building and construction methods
    • Types of masonry structures
    • Communication
    • Building technology

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    • Components:
    • Level 2 NVQ
    • Level 2 Diploma

    Benefits for learners

    • Training from experts with years of industry experience
    • Earn whilst you learn
    • Good opportunities to progress in your career
  • Employers

    Benefits to business:

    • Train qualified staff on the latest industry techniques
    • Improve staff loyalty and retention
    • Boast morale across your workforce

    Unit

    Overview

    Conforming to General Health, Safety and Welfare in the Workplace

    Comply with all workplace health, safety and welfare legislation. Recognise hazards associated with the workplace that have not been previously controlled and report them in accordance with organisational procedures. Comply with organisational policies and procedures to contribute to health, safety and welfare.

    Work responsibly to contribute to workplace health, safety and welfare whilst carrying out work in the relevant occupational area. Comply with and support all organisational security arrangements and approved procedures.

    Conforming to Productive Working Practices in the Workplace

    Communicate with others to establish productive working practices. Follow organisational procedures to plan the sequence of work. Maintain relevant records in accordance with the organisational procedures. Maintain good working relationships when conforming to productive working practices.

    Moving, Handling and Storing Materials in the Workplace

    Comply with given information when moving, handling and/or storing resources. Know how to comply with relevant legislation and official guidance when moving, handling and/or storing resources.

    Maintain safe working practices when moving, handling and/or storing resources. Select the required quantity and quality of resources for the methods of work to move, handle and/or store occupational resources.

    Prevent the risk of damage to occupational resources and surrounding environment when moving, handling and/or storing resources. Complete the work within the allocated time when moving, handling and/or storing resources. Comply with the given occupational resource information to move, handle and/or store resources to the required guidance.

    Erecting Masonry Structures in the Workplace

    Interpret the given information relating to the work and resources when erecting masonry structures. Know how to comply with relevant legislation and official guidance when erecting masonry structures. Maintain safe and healthy working practices when erecting masonry structures.

    Select the required quantity and quality of resources for the methods of work to erect masonry structures. Minimise the risk of damage to the work and surrounding area when erecting masonry structures.

    Complete the work within the allocated time when erecting masonry structures. Comply with the given contract information to erect masonry structures to the required specification.

    Setting Out Masonry Structures in the Workplace

    Interpret the given information relating to the work and resources when setting out masonry structures. Know how to comply with relevant legislation and official guidance when setting out masonry structures. Maintain safe and healthy working practices when setting out masonry structures.

    Select the required quantity and quality of resources for the methods of work to set out masonry structures. Minimise the risk of damage to the work and surrounding area when setting out masonry structures.

    Complete the work within the allocated time when setting out masonry structures.Comply with the given contract information to set out masonry structures to the required specification.

     

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Course Variant

Brickwork/Trowel Occupations Apprenticeship

Level 2

Campus

Gloucester

Start Date

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