5803 - MASONRY - BRICKLAYING

NEXT START DATES:  MARCH 12, 2018 (PLACES AVAILABLE)
                                     SEPTEMBER 17, 2018 (PLACES AVAILABLE)
                                   
                                
Schedule:  Monday to Friday from 8:00 am to 4:00 pm
Location:  ACCESS Royal Oak in Saint-Hubert


Masonry-Bricklaying Duration: 900 Hours / 60 Credits

Learn an exciting trade with specialized teachers in a modern state-of-the-art workshop. The program is offered in our brand new centre ACCESS St-Hubert.

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Why enroll in this program?
  • The program is officially recognized by the Ministere de l'Education, du Loisir et du Sport.
  • The professional training you receive will open doors to a trade that is in high demand.
  • Financial aid is available for eligible candidates at www.afe.gouv.qc.ca/en/
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.
 

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:

Applicants should have a Secondary School Diploma or its recognized equivalent

OR

Applicants 16 years of age on September 30 of the current school year must have earned Secondary III credits in language of instruction, second language and mathematics, or have been granted recognition of equivalent learning

OR

Applicants 18 years of age or over must have successfully completed the General Development Test* and specific prerequisites or have been granted recognition of equivalent learning.

* The General Development Test and specific prerequisites are available at ACCESS Career Centre
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.
  • Applicants without the required prerequisites may inquire about the General Development Test.
  • Registration