Pathways are made up of courses focussed on future careers or further education opportunities

Perfect if you want to further develop your skills within the bricklaying industry.

You’ll learn how to set out work areas, preparing mortars, laying bricks, decorative brickwork and building masonry structures.

Career Prospects

This pathway could lead to many career opportunities


Bricklayers and masons

Annual pay

The workforce is projected to expand by 3% over the period to 2024, adding 2,281 jobs. In the same period, 26% of the workforce is projected to retire, creating 20,503 job openings.

Role description

Bricklayers and masons erect and repair structures of stone, brick and similar materials and cut, shape and polish granite, marble, slate and other stone for building, ornamental and other purposes.

What's next?

Step 1 Apply

Once you apply, you will have an interview to discuss your chosen pathway

Step 2 Interview

At your interview, the tutor will discuss the entry requirements for each level and course. This is also your opportunity to make sure that this pathway meets your goals and ambitions.

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Shorncliffe Road
Folkestone, Kent
CT20 2TZ