Bricklaying and Masonry Repair (Level 5)

Ayrshire College


Ayr Campus


Morrison Construction are a national contractor who have a number of large projects in Ayrshire and a key partner in the delivery of construction courses in Ayrshire College, having helped to fund the highly successful Masonry Repair courses delivered in Belleisle Park in Ayr.

Bricklaying is one of several trades which supports the massive industry known as construction - the building of houses, commercial premises (like shops, hotels or offices) and industrial premises (like factories or warehouses). Other trades within construction include painting and decorating, and carpentry and joinery. Skilled tradespeople usually find themselves in high demand - from homeowners as well as industry - so if you invest in your abilities now, you could have a great future ahead!

If you’d like to learn a trade, then this course is a great place to start. All our trades staff are highly skilled and experienced, and fully committed to sharing their expertise and knowledge with you. Ayrshire College is also recognised as a Centre of Excellence by the Construction Industry Training Board, so there really is no better place for men and women to come and learn a trade!

Entry Requirements

No formal entry requirements. Entry subject to interview.

Progression Routes

Apprenticeship or further study.

Start Date




Study Method

Full time

Course Length

1 year



SCQF Level


Career Area


Career Sectors


Building Technology and Management

Civil and Structural Engineering

Construction Crafts

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