Masonry II

 

 

Unit I

  1. Introduction to Common Job-Site Hazards
  2. Proper Use of Personal Protective Equipment
  3. Working with Hazardous Chemicals
  4. Hazardous Material Exposures
  5. OSHA Regulations

 

Unit II

  1. Masonry Supports, Chases and Bearings
  2. Small, One-Flue Chimneys
  3. Movement Joints and Intersecting Walls
  4. Installing Anchor Bolts, Brick Corbeling & Copings
  5. Glass Block Masonry

 

Unit III

  1. Types of Scaffolding
  2. Safety Rules for Erecting & Using Scaffolding
  3. Cleaning Brick and Block
  4. Removing Various Stains

 

Unit IV

  1. History, Theory and Function of Fireplaces
  2. Design and Construction of a Fireplace
  3. Multiple-Opening and Heat Circulation Fireplaces

 

Unit V

  1. Development of Arches
  2. Construction of Semi-Circular and Segmental Arches
  3. Construction of a Jack Arch

 

Unit VI

  1. Concrete Forms and Placing Footings
  2. Essentials of Concrete Work

 

Unit VII

  1. Line & Symbol Identification
  2. Blueprints and Working Drawings
  3. Dimensions and Scales

 

Unit VIII

  1. Personal Qualities and People Skills
  2. Technology Knowledge and Skills
  3. Professional Knowledge and Skills

 

 

Unit VIII

  1. Masonry Careers
  2. Workplace Readiness Skills
  3. Resumes, Cover Letters, and Applications
  4. Virginia Career Readiness Certificate Skills
  5. Selected Masonry Projects