Would you like a career in – Bricklaying or Plastering?
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 and Plastering Level 1 in Dolgellau. You will study two trades: Bricklaying and Plastering.
This programme introduces you to the fundamental techniques of plastering and bricklaying, preparing you for working in these trades. The course will provide you with a background knowledge of other construction careers and professions; it will give you the practical skills to carry out a variety of bricklaying and plastering tasks, and will give you the basic theory of the type of work a bricklayer and a plasterer carries out along with knowledge of different bricklaying and plastering systems.
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.