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Brickmasons and Blockmasons

Typical job duties performed with this occupation include:

TASK DUTIES
Spray or spread refractory material over brickwork to protect against deterioration.
Remove excess mortar with trowels and hand tools, and finish mortar joints with jointing tools, for a sealed, uniform appearance.
Remove burned or damaged brick or mortar, using sledgehammer, crowbar, chipping gun, or chisel.
Mix specified amounts of sand, clay, dirt, or mortar powder with water to form refractory mixtures.
Measure distance from reference points and mark guidelines to lay out work, using plumb bobs and levels.
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Training for this occupational program or those in a similar family of programs can be located at the following postsecondary institutions in the State of Kansas. Please check with a program advisor at the postsecondary institution for more information on the particular focus of each program listed. Programs nearest the local area appear first. Click on the program to find more information.

INSTITUTION NAME CITY INSTITUTION TYPE PROGRAM TITLE AWARDS HOURS
Fort Scott Community College Fort Scott Public MASONRY CERTIFICATE PROGRAM One-year Technical Certificate - CERT 32