MASONRY I Course No. 8512
MASONRY II Course No. 8513
2 years – 6 credits – Advanced Career Education (ACE) Center at Highland Springs and The ACE Center at Virginia Randolph
State Course Title: Masonry I, Masonry II. Click links for detailed pdf descriptions.
The first-year masonry student learns to use, care for, and handle safely the tools, machines, equipment, and materials commonly used in the masonry trade. This involves laying brick to the line and construction of corners and walls of buildings. Students may participate in the construction of a house. Students will have the opportunity to earn the 10-hour OSHA certification.
The second-year student refines his or her technique of bricklaying in the construction of chimneys, steps, and other more complex projects. Throughout the course, neatness, good work habits, and continued observation of safety rules are stressed to prepare the student mentally and physically for a successful career. Students will continue to participate in the construction of a house. Major units of study include safety; care and use of masonry tools; blueprint reading and layout; mortar mixes; constructing walls and corners; constructing piers and chimneys; ornamental brick and block work; and estimating materials.
Students can become certified in the following area(s):
- Masonry II
The cost to take the certification test is paid for by Henrico County Public Schools.
For questions, please click here to email the Pre-Engineering and Industrial Careers, Agricultural Education, and JROTC Specialist or visit their page here.
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2 thoughts on “Masonry I & II”
Interested in masonry 2 class . I lay brick know but want to learn more about the trade . Are there any night classes.
Sorry but the Adult Education programs do not include masonry. Thank you