Bricklaying and Blocklaying

Scope of work

  • Brick or block construction, including surface preparation
  • Build straight masonry steps and stairs with or without landings
  • Lay segmental or unit paving
  • Lay glass blocks
  • Construct battered masonry surfaces
  • Install prefabricated window or door frames
  • Concreting to simple forms, including installation of formwork, reinforcement and concrete
  • Incidental work of another class.

Qualifications required

Please see Technical Qualifications for Licensing (PDF).

Managerial course

Completion of an approved managerial course.

Financial requirements

The relevant financial requirements in the minimum financial requirements policy.

Licence types

You can apply for this licence class as a:

Important note:

  • Interstate Applicants – may be eligible to obtain a licence through mutual recognition
  • Overseas Applicants – may have to have an overseas qualification assessed for equivalency prior to applying.

Registered Training Organisations (RTOs)

Registered Training Organisations issue formal qualifications to people who successfully complete training. Please note that the RTO list is a guide only and subject to change. We strive to ensure that the information contained is accurate and up-to-date. Other qualifications can be:
  • apprenticeship papers
  • documentation showing you successfully completed the appropriate course for this licence class
  • documentation showing you successfully completed an equivalent course for this licence class (e.g. similar modules)
  • recognition certificate
  • a qualification of statement of attainment of the required competency issued by an approved authority for the licence class.

Recognition of prior learning

If you do not hold a formal technical qualification you may be able to obtain it through recognition of prior learning (RPL) through a Registered Training Organisation (RTO). The following RTOs may be able to provide RPL services for this licence class.

Find an RTO

Look up the required course in the  Technical Qualifications for Licensing (PDF) and search for it on the training.gov.au website.