SB - Carpentry
SB - Plumbing
SB - Bricklaying
SB - Painting
SB - Construction HE
SB - Electrical
Course basket

Construction, Electrical and Plumbing

School Leaver / 16 - 18 yr Old Employers Apprenticeships

Bricklayer Apprenticeship Standard Level 2

This apprenticeship develops the knowledge, skills and behaviours which are necessary to become a bricklayer. It has been developed by the leaders in the industry to meet the specific requirements of the industry and to enable individuals to Lay bricks, blocks and other types of building components in mortar to construct and repair walls, foundations, partitions, arches and other structures

Course Video - Why choose an apprenticeships?

  • Entry Requirements

    4 GCSE at grade 3 (D) or above including maths and English. or a level 1/2 qualification in a relevant construction area

  • Additional Information

    What qualification will I achieve?

    Level 1 English and Maths

    How is my course assessed?

    Consists of 3 components:

    • Knowledge Test - Forty multiple-choice questions
    • Skills Test - 3 simulated practical tasks that will holistically assess the skills, knowledge and behaviours described in the Apprenticeship Standard.
    • Oral Questioning - approximately fifteen questions to confirm knowledge & behaviours which are part of the portfolio

Starting 06/09/2021



Duration 2 years

Construction, Electrical and Plumbing Careers

Get insights into where our courses can lead you. See example work tasks and find real job vacancies.

Electrical engineers


Potential Salary

Production managers and directors in construction


Potential Salary

Construction and building trades supervisors


Potential Salary


Jack Goodrum

Carpentry & Joinery

Jack was awarded Apprenticeships winner at the CWA Student of the Year Awards ceremony 2018.

“At college, I have learnt so many other skills that“At college, I have learnt so many other skills thathaven’t just revolved around carpentry. I havelearnt how to be more adaptable to overcomemany difficult challenges I have faced. Sincethen I have grown in confidence and gone fromstrength to strength within the workplace.”

Read his story

More Construction, Electrical and Plumbing Courses

CWA Logo

General Enquiries
01553 761 144

Student Services
01553 815 271

If you would like to ask a question, please complete the form below and we will get back to you as soon as we can.

Invalid Input
Please tell us your first name
Please tell us your surname
Please enter a valid email address
Invalid Input

Please select the types which best describe you
Please tell us what you are enquiring about
This field is required
Invalid Input
Invalid Input


Picking the right course can be difficult. Don’t leave any questions unanswered - our expert support team are waiting to help.

This field is required.
This field is required.
This field is required.

Please select the types which best describe you
This field is required.
This field is required.
Invalid Input
Invalid Input