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Fee Information

Fees indicated are based on the current year (August 2016 to July 2017) and are subject to change next year.

Our further education courses (Entry to Level 3) are usually free if you are 16-18 years old. Depending on your circumstances, you may be eligible for financial support to help with other costs associated with your course such as course materials and travel.

If you are aged 19 or over you may be required to pay fees.

If you are enrolling onto a Level 3 or 4 course and are over 19 years of age the fees may be higher and you will be required to take out an Advanced Learning Loan, please see the guide to fees for more information.

International students will be required to pay the full International course fee.

For more information, see our guide to fees.

About this course

With an intermediate apprenticeship in Brickwork you will learn to use masonry and basic cutting tools, as well as mixing mortar and concrete.

Entry Requirements

You will need to reach a minimum of Entry 3 in an English and Maths initial assessment for the Level 2 Brickwork. You will need to reach a Level 1 in an English and Maths initial assessment for the Level 3 Brickwork and have a Level 2 qualification in Brickwork. You are also required to be in paid employment and NOT self-employed.

Assessment Method

As an apprentice in Brickwork you will be working on a construction site, to given specifications, setting out basic structures, building brick and block walling, laying domestic drainage, placing and finishing concrete and render surfaces.

Progression Opportunities

You will be able to work as a bricklayer on a building site or in a domestic house. You will be able to construct walls using a variety of methods including corners, openings, arches, setting out buildings, formations and different types of foundations.

Study Methods

You will be assessed for the training of the technical certificate skills. Practical work is trained and tested within a workshop and at the workplace.


We look forward to welcoming you to Ealing, Hammersmith and West London's College. We are enrolling now. Come along to the College to enrol directly. See our enrolment dates and times.