What does a bricklayer do?
A bricklayer is an essential part of the construction industry. You could be building and repairing structures such as walls and chimney stacks. The work is mostly outdoors and requires a high level of physical fitness.
What do I need to do to become a bricklayer?
You could train to become a bricklayer on the job, or alternatively there are NVQ courses you could take. You need to be physically fit to do the job.
- Level 2 qualification in bricklaying
Where could I be working?
As a bricklayer, you could be working on a small extension project or on a large development of new houses for a big building firm.