Masonry

Instructor:
Matt Wentworth

Email:
wentwm@portlandschools.org


Masonry


Masonry


Masonry


Masonry

Program Description:
Fireplaces, barbecue pits, steps, planters, and columns for lighting applications are only a few of the projects you’ll undertake in this exciting program. Design and layout of projects using brick, block, dry stone (wall construction), decorative pre-cast concrete, and repair of existing masonry structures are all part of the skills you’ll acquire. Students are instructed in shop and job safety practices and procedures. Students receive related instruction in blueprint reading, layout work, measurement, sketching, and estimating. 


Curriculum:
Masonry Tools & Equipment
Measurements
Drawings
Specifications
Motar
Masonry Units
Installation Techniques


Career Opportunities:
Mason
Mason Tender
Bricklayer
Contractor
Tile Setter 


Certifications:
OSHA 
Forklift
NOCTI


Requirements:
Long Pants
Boots