• Who is it suitable for?

    For those starting or already employed in the construction industry and wanting to develop a career in bricklaying or masonry.

    What’s involved?

    Level 2 NVQ Diploma in Trowel Occupations

    Level 2 Diploma in Trowel Occupations

    Mandatory units:

    • Conforming to Productive Working Practices in the Workplace
    • Moving, Handling and Storing Resources in the Workplace
    • Setting out Masonry Structures in the Workplace
    • Erecting Masonry Structures in the Workplace

    Optional units, 1 unit to be picked:

    • Erecting Masonry Cladding in the Workplace
    • Erecting Thin Joint Masonry Structures in the Workplace
    • Maintaining Slate and Tile Roofing in the Workplace
    • Producing External Solid Render Finishes in the Workplace
    • Producing Internal Solid Plastering Finishes in the Workplace
    • Repairing and Maintaining Masonry Structures in the Workplace
    • Placing and Finishing non-specialist Concrete in the Workplace
    • Installing Drainage in the Workplace

    Course Details

    Course duration: 18 Months

    Delivery method: Block release at our local training centre, every 6-8 weeks. Other flexible delivery options maybe available. Access to Onefile, your online portfolio.

    Assessment methods: Questioning – Written and Oral, assessment of work place activities, Practical Assignments, Multiple Choice Unit End Tests, Online Testing of Knowledge.

    Entry requirements: No prior experience required. A good standard of English and Maths is required. Entry will be based on initial assessments and an interview.