Bricklaying Courses in London

Bricklaying is an essential skill and one that can come in very useful across the construction industry. So, whether you need to repair existing structures or you’re planning a change of career, come and see what’s on offer at Able Skills.


What we provide

Able Skills offers a range of bricklaying courses in London, some accredited by C&G, so that you can learn the skills required and progress your career in the construction sector. We tailor our courses to suit individual needs and guide all our candidates through a structured learning programme.

The main strength of Able Skills is the people. All our instructors have years of experience in the business, so they know what’s what. They’re always willing to pass on their vast knowledge to new students, using a hands-on approach. Instructors ensure that students are getting the most out of the course as possible, depending on their needs.


The courses

The introductory bricklayer course in London is fully recognised and accredited by City & Guilds, so in as little as five days you can confirm what you have learned with a certificate. For those looking for a more intensive tuition programme, there are five and seven-week courses available. These will also go towards a level 2 NVQ qualification that will provide a solid foundation for a career in the industry. There are also dedicated paving and slabbing courses available at the weekends for those who want to broaden their skill set.

Introductory courses will teach students to build lines, block work and squaring up. You’ll also learn how to construct corners and pillars, as well as cavity walls. Pointing, facing and bonding will also be covered. In the more advanced courses you’ll build on these skills, learning complex brickwork segments like archways, swoops and plinths.


Why choose Able Skills?

Our bricklayer courses in London are taught by our expert instructors at the centre, which is easily accessed from anywhere in the capital and surrounding area. We aim to offer a very flexible training programme, devised to meet the specific needs of the student. We also offer weekend tuition to fit around your working week. We’re open seven days a week so pop in to discuss your options, or you can get in touch with us at We’re always happy to discuss suitable bricklaying course in London options.