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Within our Construction section we have an extensive range of learning resources, lessons, videos, guidance sheets, master statements and assessment tools.

Our construction lessons include:

  • Access Equipment on a Construction Site
  • Accidents - Near Misses on the Construction Site
  • Accidents - RIDDOR Reporting
  • Accidents - What can cause them?
  • Aerated Blocks
  • Basic Fire Awareness - Fire Legislation 
  • Basic Fire Awareness - Fire Signage 
  • Basic Fire Awareness - Preventing Fires
  • Basic Fire Awareness - Types of Fire Fighting Equipment on a Construction Site 
  • Basic Fire Awareness - Understanding Your Role in a Fire Evacuation
  • Benefits of Thin Joint Technology for Blockwork
  • Benefits to the Structure of the Construction Industry
  • Block Types
  • Block Work - Cutting a Block
  • Bolster Chisel
  • Bonding
  • Brick Classification
  • Brick Hammer
  • Brick Requirements
  • Bricklaying
  • Builders Line and Pins
  • Building a Block Pyramid
  • Building a Block Work Stopped End Racking Back
  • Building a Cavity Wall Brick
  • Building a Half Brick Wall Stretcher Bond
  • Building a Solid Wall Building - English Bond Queen Closer
  • Building a Solid Wall in Stretcher Bond
  • Building a Stretcher Bond Wall
  • Building Profiles

  • Cavity Wall
  • Cavity wall Construction
  • Cavity Wall Finishing Your Work (Pointing)
  • Cavity Wall Inserting Wall Ties
  • Cavity Wall Laying Damp Course
  • Civil Engineering
  • Civil Engineering - Drainage
  • Civil Engineering - Electric Services
  • Civil Engineering - Flood Defences
  • Civil Engineering - Sewage
  • Civil Engineering - Telecommunications Services
  • Civil Engineering - Transport
  • Civil Engineering - Utilities
  • Civil Engineering - Water Services
  • Clay Bricks
  • Cleaning Your Tools
  • Client Structure in the Construction Industry
  • Cold Chisel
  • Components of Wall Openings - Cavity Closers
  • Components of Wall Openings - Cavity Trays
  • Components of Wall Openings - Damp Proof course
  • Components of Wall Openings - Lintels
  • Components of Wall Openings - Sill
  • Components of Wall Openings - Threshold
  • Components of Wall Openings - Weepholes
  • Constructing a Solid Wall - Video Lesson
  • Constructing an English Bond - Video Lesson
  • COSHH
  • Cutting Bricks and Blocks
  • Dense Blocks
  • Describing Hand Tools - Bricklaying
  • Describing Hand Tools - Carpentry
  • Developing Bricklaying Skills - Basic Bricklaying processes 
  • Developing Bricklaying Skills - Communicate Appropriately with Others
  • Developing Bricklaying Skills - Developing Bricklaying Skills
  • Developing Bricklaying Skills - Follow instructions When Working with Others
  • Developing Bricklaying Skills - Hand Tools
  • Developing Bricklaying Skills - Maintain a Clean and Tidy Work Environment
  • Developing Bricklaying Skills - Materials
  • Developing Bricklaying Skills - Work Responsibly with Others 
  • Dry Bonding
  • Functions of a Wall
  • Gauge Rod
  • Gauging Mortar for Hand Mixing
  • Gauging Mortar for Machine Mixing
  • Half Bond
  • Half Brick Wide Wall in Stretcher Bond
  • Hand Mixing
  • Hazard and Risk on a Construction Site
  • Health & Safety Signs in the Workplace
  • How to Butter Mortar on to a Brick
  • How to Clean, Cut and Roll Mortar
  • How to do a Risk Assessment 
  • How to Mix Mortar by Hand
  • How to Mix Mortar Correctly
  • Hygiene on a Construction Site
  • Identify different types of brick patterns and bonding arrangements.
  • Identify Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)
  • Insulated Blocks
  • Insulated Panels (SIPs) 
  • Insulation
  • Internal Partitions
  • Internal Plastered and Un-Plastered Blocks
  • Introduction to Health and Safety on a Construction Site
  • Introduction to The Workplace (Health, Safety and Welfare) Regulations 
  • Job - Bricklayer
  • Job - Carpenter / Joiner
  • Job - Carpet Fitter
  • Job - Construction Site Labourer
  • Job - Electrician
  • Job - Health & Safety Officer
  • Job - Painter and Decorator
  • Job - Plasterer
  • Job - Plumber
  • Job - Roofer
  • Job - Sheet Metal Worker
  • Jointing
  • Jointing Bar (also known as a Jointing Iron)
  • Laying Trowel (also known as a Walling Trowel)
  • Legislation - An Introduction to Health and Safety Legislation 
  • Legislation - The Health and Safety at Work Act 1974
  • Legislation - The Health and Safety at Work Act 1974 - The Responsibilities of Employees
  • Legislation - The Health and Safety at Work Act 1974: The Responsibilities of an Employer
  • Levelling and Plumbing
  • Lightweight Blocks
  • Lump Hammer (also known as a Club Hammer)
  • Manual Handling on a Construction Site
  • Masonry Cavity Wall
  • Measuring Tape
  • Merit Criteria
  • Mortar
  • Operating Machinery Safely on a Construction Site
  • Operative Verbs (Construction)
  • Performance Requirements of a Building - Fire Resistance
  • Performance Requirements of a Building - Sound Insulation
  • Performance Requirements of a Building - Stability
  • Performance Requirements of a Building - Stability of Cavity Walling
  • Performance Requirements of a Building - Strength
  • Performance Requirements of a Building - Strength and Stability Using Lateral and Vertical Restraints
  • Performance Requirements of a Building - Strength and Stability Using Lateral and Vertical Restraints
  • Performance Requirements of a Building - Sustainability
  • Performance Requirements of a Building - Testing Materials – Compressive Testing of Concrete
  • Performance Requirements of a Building - Testing Materials – Grading Hardcore
  • Performance Requirements of a Building - Testing Materials – Mortar Testing by Carrying Out a Silt Test
  • Performance Requirements of a Building - Testing Materials – Slump Test
  • Performance Requirements of a Building - Testing Materials – Stress Grading of Timber
  • Performance Requirements of a Building - Thermal Insulation
  • Performance Requirements of a Building - Transfer of Loads to Foundations
  • Performance Requirements of a Building - Weather Resistance
  • Personal Protective Equipment
  • Plugging Chisel
  • Pointing Trowel
  • Pointing up
  • Practical Task in Solid Wall Construction.
  • Practical Tasks for Blockwork
  • Practical Tasks for Cavity Walling
  • Practical Tasks for Half Brick Walling
  • Practical Tasks for Half Brick Wide Walling
  • Ratios
  • Reducing the Risks to Health and Safety in the Construction Industry
  • Risk Assessment
  • Risk Assessment - Management Regulations
  • Risk Assessment - The Reasons Why We Do Risk Assessment
  • Rolling and Spreading Mortar
  • Rolling Mortar
  • Roof Materials and Terminology
  • Safe Use of Hand Tools and Equipment for Brick and Block Laying Tasks   
  • Safe Use of Wheelbarrow: 
  • Safe Working Practice - Using a Shovel
  • Safety Policy on a Construction Site
  • Scaffolding on a Construction Site
  • Scutch Hammer (also known as a Comb Hammer)
  • Slips, Trips and Falls
  • Spirit Level
  • Storing and Stacking
  • Structural Blocks (Superstructure)
  • Substructure Wall
  • Taking Your Work Down and Cleaning Your Bricks
  • The Construction Industry - Civil Engineering
  • The Construction Industry - Education
  • The Construction Industry - Health
  • The Construction Industry - Industrial
  • The Construction Industry - Leisure and Recreation
  • The Construction Industry - Maintenance and Repair of Buildings
  • The Construction Industry - Commercial
  • The construction Industry - Residential
  • The Construction Industry - Retail
  • The Enforcement of Health and Safety Legislation
  • The Enforcement of Health and Safety Legislation - Breaches
  • The Personnel Structure in the Construction Industry
  • The Qualifications and Development Needed for Careers in the Construction Industry
  • The Roles and Responsibilities in the Construction Industry
  • Thin Joint Technology for Blocks
  • Timber Frame Wall
  • Tingle Plate
  • Tool Identification - Bricklaying
  • Tool Identification - Carpentry
  • Tower Scaffold on a Construction Site
  • Types of Brick - Facing Brick
  • Types of Finishes to Cavity Wall Construction - Facing Blockwork
  • Types of Finishes to Cavity Wall Construction - Facing Brickwork
  • Types of Finishes to Cavity Wall Construction - Jointing to Achieve a Flush Finish
  • Types of Finishes to Cavity Wall Construction - Jointing to Achieve a Half Round Finish
  • Types of Finishes to Cavity Wall Construction - Jointing to Achieve a Recessed Finish
  • Types of Finishes to Cavity Wall Construction - Jointing to Achieve a Weather Struck Finish
  • Types of Finishes to Cavity Wall Construction - Render
  • Types of Roof - Double Pitch
  • Types of Roof - Flat
  • Types of Roof - Gable Roof
  • Types of Roof - Hipped End
  • Types of Roof - Lean-to
  • Types of Foof - Mono Pitch
  • Types of Wall Finishes
  • Types of Wall Ties in Cavity Wall Construction
  • Useful Products from Limestone
  • Wall Openings and their Functions - Doors
  • Wall Openings and their Functions - Windows
  • Wall Openings and their Functions - Patio and French Door Types
  • Wall Ties in Cavity Construction
  • Welfare Regulations in the Construction Industry
  • Wheeled Recessed Jointer (also known as a Chariot)
  • Where Bricks are Used
  • Why Do We Report and How Do We Report Accidents?
  • Work Area
  • Work Structure in the Construction Industry
  • Working with Machinery on a Construction Site
  • Workstation - An example of a Good Work Station
  • Your Legal Duties for Health & Safety in the Workplace as Required by the Health & Safety at Work Act
  • Your Work Station


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