Basic Hand Skills
Identification and use of hand tools.
Recall and demonstrate overhead crane signals. Use of lifting equipment as prescribed.
Introduction to building industry.
Verify compliance to safety, health and environ-
mental requirements in the workplace.
Read and interpret drawing and symbols.
Lay half brick wall in stretcher bond between
Lay one brick wall between the profiles/column.
Build one brick wall in English bond.
Plaster wall and screed floor and steps.
Build a half brick wall corner and one brick wall
Corner in stretcher bond by using the y-axis and x-axis grid lines.
Erect and dismantle scaffolding.
Build decorative brick-on-edge, brick-on-end
Set out, excavate, cast concrete strip foundation
and build foundation walling.
Build a right angle one brick wall with half brick
wall T-junction and stop end.
Build in a bath.
Build a man hole with corbelling.
Build and isolated pier.
Prepare and lay pavers / paving bricks.
Build a one brick wall with an end and attached
Build a flat arch using a face brick.
Build a segmental arch using face brick.
Build a semi-circular arch using face brick.
Plaster inside walls of the arches.
Build brick steps.
Tile a plastered wall.
Build a concrete masonry block wall, with
right angle return, between profiles.
Build a block wall with a wooden doorframe
and steel window frame.
Build a cavity wall with steel door frame and
steel window frame.
Build a cavity concrete masonry block wall
with a timber doorframe and precast lintel
and a tile sill.