5803 - MASONRY - BRICKLAYING

NEXT START DATE:  SEPTEMBER 11, 2018 (PLACES AVAILABLE)
 
This program is individualized, therefore applicants can start the program at multiple start dates throughout the year (every second Tuesday of each month).  When in the program, the students work at their own pace and receive more individualized instruction.                               

Schedule:  Monday to Friday from 8:00 am to 4:00 pm

Location:   ACCESS Royal Oak 

                    355 Rue Rocheleau
                    Saint-Hubert  J3Y 4T6
                    (450) 676-3636

Duration:   900 Hours / 60 Credits

Why enroll in this program:
  • Learn an exciting trade with specialized teachers in a modern state-of-the-art workshop! The professional training you receive will open doors to a trade that is in high demand.
Program Objectives: 
  • To acquire the knowledge, ability and attitudes necessary upon entering the workforce to correctly and successfully complete the tasks and activities necessary for the masonry and bricklaying trade, such as sizing, cutting, installing with mortar, cement or other adhesive, as well as finishing joints with the following materials: different types of bricks, stone, blocks, refractory materials, prefabricated architectural cement as well as installing rigid insulation and welding anchors.
  • In order to better prepare students for the Quebec workforce, the content of this program is given in both English and French!

 

Course Name

Hours

Credits

Prevent risks related to health, safety and physcial well-being on construction sites

30

2

To determine their suitability for the trade and the training process

15

1

Prepare and spread mortars

30

2

Erect scaffolding

30

2

Lay blocks and bricks to the line

120

8

Build corners with blocks and bricks

90

6

Interpret plans and specifications

60

4

Build and repair simple blockwork and brickword

90

6

Build complex structures with masonry units

90

6

Make simple welds and cut metals

45

3

Build and repair structures with precast masonry units

45

3

Cut and lay natural and artificial stones

90

6

Build and repair chimneys and stove bases

30

2

Become familiar with the work and techniques related to refractory materials

15

1

Adapt to the work environment in masonry and bricklaying

120

8

Total:

900

60

Targeted professions (Link to Emploi Québec's IMT On-line) Job prospect and salary information:
Pre-Requisites:
  • Persons holding a Secondary School Diploma or its recongnized equivalent, OR
  • Persons who are at least 16 years of age on September 30 of the school year in which their training is to begin and have earned the Secondary III credits in language of instruction, second language and mathematics in the programs of study established by the Minister, or have been granted recognition of equivalent learning, OR
  • Persons who are at least 18 years of age upon entry into the program and have the following functional preresquisites: the successful completion of the General Development Test, or recognition of equivalent learning, OR
  • Persons who are at least 16 years of age on September 30 of the school year in which their vocational training is to begin in a specific program of study, who hold a Training Certificate in a Semiskilled Trade, and who earned the required credits in language of instruction, second language and mathematics in Secondary Cycle One in general education in the youth sector or in the Secondary II in general education in the adult sector.
Registration Information:
  • Open to legal residents of Québec, 16 years of age or older.
  • Birth certificate, Canadian citizenship certificate or proof of landed immigrant status is required.
  • Latest school transcript is also required.
  • Other documents may be requested. 
  • This program is officially recognized by the Ministère de l'Éducation et de l'Enseignement supérieur
  • Financial aid is available for eligible candidates at www.afe.gouv.qc.ca/en/