A career built on solid foundations
Build you career in the construction industry from the ground up with our Certificate III in Bricklaying and Blocklaying. This Certificate course will give you the perfect grounding in building fundamentals and set you on the right path to a promising career in this growth industry. You'll work with clay and concrete masonry and other types of building materials in mortar and veneer.
Students will learn how to read and interpret plans and specifications; apply basic levelling procedures; carry out measurements and calculations; handle and prepare bricklaying and blocklaying materials; and use bricklaying and blocklaying tools and equipment.
Your duties may include working from plans and specifications; setting out and laying bricks; checking vertical and horizontal alignment; using various tools; constructing arches, fireplaces and ornamental brickwork and related structures; and operating brick-cutting machines.
- construct masonry arches
- construct curved walls
- carry out brick construction
- use bricklaying and blocklaying tools and equipment
- carry out setting out
- plan and organise work
- read and interpret plans and specifications
- apply basic levelling procedures
- carry out measurements and calculations
- handle and prepare bricklaying and blocklaying materials
Gold Coast - Ashmore
Workplace/TAFE: 4 years / Varies
07 5581 8300
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Learning practical skills through hands-on teaching
As a self proclaimed 'hands on' learner, my teachers at TAFE Queensland Gold Coast recognised the importance of providing me with avenues that showcase my desire to be creative with my hands. The practical knowledge and skills I have learnt throughout the course as well as having the qualification from completing a nationally accredited course, will allow me to fulfil my desire to travel the country....making and fixings things!
A qualification with TAFE Queensland Gold Coast will bring you practical and essential skills in your choosen field. Our hands-on training leads to great job outcomes for our students.
A thank you to all our amazing students. We are so glad you enjoyed your time with TAFE Queensland Gold Coast.