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Masonry Level 2 Trainee Guide, Paperback, 3rd Edition

Masonry Level 2 Trainee Guide, Paperback, 3rd EditionPhysical Product
  • By NCCER
  • Pub. Date: Jul 11, 2005 by Pearson.
  • ISBN-10: 0-13-109164-6
  • ISBN-13: 978-0-13-109164-1

Student/Retail Price: $129.33

Institutional/Business Price: $97.00

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  • Description
  • Table of Contents

This exceptionally produced trainee guide features a highly illustrated design, technical hints and tips from industry experts, review questions and a whole lot more! Key content includes: Residential Plans and Drawing Interpretation, Residential Masonry, Grout and Other Reinforcement, Metal Work in Masonry, Advanced Laying Techniques, Construction Techniques and Moisture Control, and Construction Inspection and Quality Control.


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Table of Contents

(Total Level Hours: 152.5)

28201-05 Residential Plans and Drawing Interpretation (12.5 Hours)

Covers information the mason will need to work with residential plans and construction drawings and be able to convert that information into action on the job. Includes understanding the organization and format of plans, dimensioning and scaling, and estimating materials quantities from information on the plans.


28202-05 Residential Masonry (25 Hours)

Covers the construction techniques for residential and small structure foundations, steps, patios, decks, chimneys, and fireplaces. Describes work activities that the mason must perform, as well as those that tie into the masonry work.


28203-05 Grout and Other Reinforcement (15 Hours)

Focuses on the use of grout and other types of reinforcement, such as reinforcing steel to strengthen and support masonry structures. Describes the locations where grout can be used and the techniques for placement. Discusses the use and application of various types of reinforcing steel bars.


28204-05 Metal Work in Masonry (15 Hours)

Acquaints the mason with the various types of metal components, including metal rods, joint reinforcements, plates, anchors, fasteners, and hollow metal frames for doors and windows, and how they are installed.


28205-05 Advanced Laying Techniques (50 Hours)

Contains detailed information that directs the mason in accomplishing the actual construction of walls, arches, and other useful structures. Explains construction techniques, safety requirements, and interaction with structure components.


28206-05 Construction Techniques and Moisture Control (20 Hours)

Describes techniques used to construct openings in masonry walls, the application of insulation, and methods of moisture control as they relate to the mason’s trade. Explains properties and uses of materials used in moisture control. Describes various methods of insulating structures.


28207-05 Construction Inspection and Quality Control (15 Hours)

Introduces the quality control requirements for masonry construction. Presents procedures for inspection and testing of masonry materials and finished masonry construction.  

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