BUILDING & PLASTERING

Bricklaying and Plastering is the skill to erect buildings and to make it attractable and durable. To have a basic understanding of the construction/building industry, the trainee will learn the health and safety rules of a building site, how to handle tools, will be able to read and interpret simple drawings and know building materials.

 

To acquire the necessary skills of the trade they shall be able to do “setting out” and to prepare workstations and able to measure using various instruments/equipment.

 

To apply the necessary skills, values, attitudes and knowledge in the building industry, they will be competent in build brick, block and cob walls, corners, columns, foundations, plaster a brick and cob wall, able to do paving, to paint different surfaces using the appropriate kind of paint and techniques and to tile different surfaces with different kind of tiles.