LABORERS TRAINING CENTER

UPSTATE NEW YORK

Mason Tending 

Mason Tending Technology I provides instruction on the mason tender's duties, proper job task performance, and health and safety issues associated with mason tending. Participants use mathematical and scientific concepts to achieve an understanding of working with masonry units, mortars, and admixtures.

Topics Covered

The Mason Tender's Duties
Safety and Health for Mason Tenders
Stocking Masonry Materials
Estimating Masonry Materials
Mortar, Admixtures, Grout
Reinforced Masonry Construction
Bracing Masonry Walls
The Effects of Weather on Masonry
Masonry Saws