Mason Tending Technology I

20 August 2014

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