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Skilled Trades Careers: Bricklayers and Stonemasons (03:08)


A centuries' old profession, bricklaying and stonemasoning are responsible for some of the world's greatest monuments. Nearly all construction projects need the skills of this profession.

Bricklayers and Stonemasons: Job Opportunities (03:04)

A journeyman bricklayer describes the teamwork and creativity of his job. Technology is an important part of this skilled trade. The job market is growing because of new construction and retrofitting of older structures.

Bricklayers and Stonemasons: Apprenticeships and Unions (04:48)

Mathematics skills and the ability to problem solve are essential skills. Apprentices earn good wages while they learn. Technological advances require keeping current with the industry. Unions offer job security, training, pensions, other benefits.

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Bricklayers and Stonemasons

Part of the Series : Made with the Trades
DVD Price: $99.95
DVD + 3-Year Streaming Price: $149.93
3-Year Streaming Price: $99.95



Once your students have taken the tour and seen what the skilled construction trades have to offer, they will want to know more about specific jobs that may interest them. This fast-paced program provides a concise profile of bricklayers and stonemasons, looking at educational background, apprenticeships, salary, and the work itself. (13 minutes)

Length: 14 minutes

Item#: BVL32260

ISBN: 978-0-7365-7549-2

Copyright date: ©2003

Closed Captioned

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