Would you like to start a career in Bricklaying and General Construction? You know that you want to follow one of these two trades in Construction. Then this course is for you! This is the all new all Wales qualification replacing Bricklaying Level 1.
This programme introduces you to the introductory skills of bricklaying, site preparation; concreting, laying block paving, basic shuttering, site maintenance, and drainage. The Foundation course provides a broad curriculum which covers careers and job roles commonly found in the construction sector.
The Foundation qualification has common units and themes found in other Foundation in Construction pathways; the aim is to broaden the wider knowledge of how the construction industry operates and better equip learners for employment in the construction sector.
The programme is suitable for a variety of people looking to work in construction. This includes students progressing from school, or individuals from other sectors looking for a change of career. You will gain the practical knowledge you need to proceed onto a Construction Progression Qualification (Level 2) or into the industry through gaining an Apprenticeship.