Our bricklaying and blocklaying qualifications will give you the necessary skills and knowledge to lay bricks and blocks using different bonds for domestic, commercial, industrial and public buildings, and how to construct ornamental panels, feature walls, arches and columns.
Our courses will see you ready to read and interpret plans and specifications, apply basic leveling procedures, carry out measurements and calculations, handle and prepare materials, and use appropriate tools and equipment.
Learn the basics of bricklayingThis short course will teach you the basics of bricklaying and give you the skills to complete home projects..
Learn the basics of bricklaying
This short course will give you skills in bricklaying to complete home improvement projects. You'll learn the basics from using bricklaying tools and cutting bricks, to mixing mortar and laying bricks correctly.
You'll also cover:
- basic setting out
- bedding bricks in mortar
- levelling and plumb work techniques
- correct joint spacing
- how to maintain face alignment and finishing brick joints evenly
Materials and hardware will be supplied. No previous experience required.
You will need to supply your own personal protective equipment (PPE) including safety glasses, gloves and closed in footwear.
Build yourself a career from the ground upComplete the Certificate III in Bricklaying/Blocklaying apprenticeship and gain the skills needed for a certified trade career as a bricklayer or blocklayer.
Do you want to build a lifetime career from the ground up?
When you complete the Certificate III in Bricklaying/Blocklaying you will be ready for a certified trade career as a bricklayer or blocklayer.
The Certificate III in Bricklaying/Blocklaying is an apprenticeship please see the Apprenticeships section for more information.
Certificate II in Building and Construction (Pathway - Trades) (Brick and Block Laying Pre-Apprenticeship)
Get a great foundation for a bricklaying apprenticeshipYou'll be set to take on an apprenticeship with basic skills in the use of tools and equipment, and working onsite under your belt.
This qualification is part of the Lower fees, local skills program where you'll pay only half of the standard course fees.
An outdoor trades career with a chance of making great things
Complete this pre-apprenticeship and you'll be what employers are looking for in an apprentice bricklayer/blocklayer.
Learn how to use bricklaying tools and equipment to construct brick and block walls, to give yourself a better chance of gaining an apprenticeship and a flying start in learning a trade.
Lay the foundations for a solid careerThis apprenticeship will give you skills and knowledge to pour concrete for domestic, commercial, and public buildings.
Lay down the foundations of a solid lifetime career
Successfully complete this course and you'll have the knowledge and skills to pour concrete for domestic, commercial, and public buildings.
The Certificate III in Concreting is an apprenticeship; please see the Apprenticeships section for more information.