This programme is suitable for employees carrying out the following tasks in their day-to-day duties: Working on a construction site to given specifications; setting out basic structures; building brick and block walling; laying domestic drainage; place and finish concrete render surfaces.
Course Length: 24 months
Course Location: Workplace plus 1 day a week at college
Course Fee: if applicable
Start Date: January 2016
The programme covers a range of practical skills and underpinning knowledge and includes the following three components:
1. Level 2 NVQ Diploma in Trowel Occupations (Construction)
Optional Units: (Choose 1)
Further optional units are available if there is an issue with achieving either of the above.
2. Functional Skills in Maths and English (Level 1)
3. Employment Rights and Responsibilities (ERR)
This Apprenticeship programme is suitable for new and existing employees working in a brickwork (trowel occupations) environment. Candidates must be aged 16 or over and hold 4 GCSEs at grade D / 3 or above including English and Maths.
Regular monitoring and assessment in both the workplace and at college. Written exams alongside each unit. NVQ work is assessed on an on-going basis through documented evidence of site activity.
Level 3 Advanced Apprenticeship in Brickwork and Trowel Operations.