About the Program:

This program is designed to give participants more advanced skills in the restoration sector. The restoration sector is currently stating that they have shortages of labour and that there will be growing opportunities in this sector.

This course will be a pre-requisite to gaining employment opportunities in these industries.

Contents:

  • Apply Safe Working Practices & Procedures
  • Prepare Work site
  • Adapt Job Site Environment
  • Inspect & Use Material Handling & Safety Equipment
  • Install Temporary Masonry Support Structures
  • Clean & Disassemble Work Site
  • Use & Maintain Tools and Equipment
  • Prepare mortar
  • Cut out & Fill joints in Ashlar, Rubble and Brickwork
  • Carry out unit stone replacement or Dutchman repairs
  • Repair & Reset brickwork or stones
  • Repair & Reset Terra Cotta Blocks
  • Repair Fractured Stones
  • Repair Fractured Stones without pins
  • Prepare and set up restored masonry for cleaning
  • Carry out Cleaning Program
  • Carry out Chemical Cleaning Program
  • Carry out Mechanical Cleaning Program
  • Carry out Surface repairs to masonry units

Pre-Requisite: Red Seal Certified Brick and Stone Mason

Date: TBD