The Occupational Certificate: Bricklayer is a qualification designed to equip learners with the skills and knowledge required to operate as a bricklayer in the construction industry. Bricklayers are trained to lay bricks, natural and pre-cut stone, and other types of building blocks using mortar and other bonding agents to construct, repair, or alter walls, piers, arches, and other structures.
What Will You Learn?
- Planning and preparation of sites, materials, tools, and equipment for bricklaying tasks.
- Laying bricks (face and plaster), stone (natural and pre-cut), and blocks to construct, repair, or make alterations to substructures and superstructures.
- Conducting bricklaying finishing operations.
- Comprehension of energy-efficient building standards and compliance with new energy-efficient legislation.