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

This is ideal if you want to increase your chances of working in the building trade.

This will provide you with the knowledge and understanding of what it takes to be a bricklayer. You will get hands-on experience including timed building tasks, and will be taught bricklaying theory in the classroom.

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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Sheerness, Kent
ME12 1HL