NOCN – NVQ Level 3 – Trowel Occupations (Bricklaying)

Chameleon School of Construction offers Bricklaying NVQs to students nationwide 🏗️. As all of the evidence required  for this qualification is carried out in the workplace studying an NVQ with Chameleon means no lost work time or travelling to centre.

Our Level 3 NVQ Diploma in Trowel Occupations is tailor-made for those already working in the industry , as it blends on-the-job experience with learning 📘. This qualification enhances your capabilities, preparing you for roles as a senior bricklayer or blocklayer 🧱.

This standards set by the awarding body NOCN  works to provide practical skills and comprehensive knowledge required of an experienced bricklayer.

Learners will acquire essential skills through mandatory units such as:

  • Ensuring Health, Safety, and Welfare in the workplace 🚧.
  • Managing work activities and resources efficiently.
  • Building professional relationships in the workplace 🤝.
  • Accurately setting up and constructing various masonry structures.

Options for specialisation include units on:

  • Conforming to General Health
  • Safety and Welfare in the Workplace Confirming Work Activities and Resources for an Occupational Work Area in the Workplace
  • Developing and Maintaining Good Occupational Working Relationships in the Workplace
  • Confirming the Occupational Method of Work in the Workplace
  • Erecting Masonry Structures in the Workplace Setting Out Complex Masonry Structures in the Workplace
  • Erecting Complex Masonry Structures in the Workplace
  • Setting Out Masonry Structures in the Workplace


The learner will also learn key practical skills and knowledge in one of the following optional units:

  • Producing Internal Solid Plastering Finishes in the Workplace
  • Producing External Solid Render Finishes in the Workplace
  • Erecting Masonry Cladding in the workplace Erecting thin joint masonry structures in the workplace
  • Installing Drainage in the Workplace
  • Placing and Finishing Non-Specialist Concrete in the Workplace
  • Maintaining Slate and Tile Roofing in the Workplace
  • Repairing and Maintaining Masonry Structures in the Workplace

Assessments are conducted in real work settings by professional assessors, who support your learning journey. Endorsed by the Association of Brickwork Contractors (ABC), this qualification is a gateway to obtaining a Blue Trained Operative CSCS/CPCS card and being recognised in your field as an expert.

No formal prerequisites are needed to start this course—just the readiness and opportunity to succeed 🌟.

Priced at £999 + VAT

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Contact us at 01283 213427, visit our Contact page, or fill out the enquiry form for more information on our Trowel Occupations NVQs 📞.

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