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Level 2

NVQ in Trowel


26 weeks


Rush Green Campus




Adult 19+



This course enables you to learn the fundamental and transferable practical skills needed in Trowel trades.

You will be able to recognise the skills, knowledge and understanding needed, as well as demonstrating competence in the workplace when carrying out the role of a Bricklayer within the construction industry.

On this course, you will learn:

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

You will be required to produce a Portfolio of Evidence, showing how you have met the performance and knowledge criteria for each unit required within the course.

You will need to have four GCSEs, including Maths and English at grade 3 or above.

On successful completion of this course, you will be able to progress onto a higher-level qualification in the same or similar occupational area, or into employment.

Where it can lead to
Career progression

There are number of routes you can take following successful completion of a course. Further study can include Higher Education courses or a Higher Apprenticeship where you will expand your skills through study whilst earning a wage. Or you may choose to move directly into employment.

Contact our careers team for further guidance.