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Masonry

MASONRY

CIP Code 51.0899

Instructor: Mr. Vescovi

Program Overview

In the Masonry program students develop the skills necessary to become block layers, bricklayers, stonemasons, and cement masons. Students learn the process of the planning and layout of structures; mortar mixing and spreading; cutting, laying, and joining bricks, concrete blocks, and glass blocks in the construction of fireplaces, chimneys, walls, partitions, steps, and other structures.

Instruction also includes concrete pavers, and segmented retaining wall construction. In addition, blueprint reading; planning; estimating; placing; and finishing concrete, are included in the program. Students will also receive additional experience working on community projects.

 

Post Secondary Education

PA College of Technology

Williamson College of Trades

Thaddeus Stevens

 

Career Opportunities

Block Mason

Cement Mason

Mortar Mixer

Stone Mason

 

Industrial Certifications

PA Skills Certificate

 

Advanced Credit

PA College of Technology

Thaddeus Stevens

 

Statewide Articulation Agreements

http://www.collegetransfer.net/tabid/101/Default.aspx?from=4067

Contact Us
Admiral Peary Area Vocational Technical School
948 Ben Franklin Hwy
Ebensburg, PA 15931
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Phone: (814) 472-6490
Fax: (814) 472-6494