News

International Masonry Institute Presents Hands-On Workshop on December 12
11/22/2018

Members of The Builders are invited to a free hands-on workshop on December 12 hosted by the International Masonry Institute. The event runs from 7:30 to Noon at the Northern Ohio Regional Training Center, 8499 Leavitt Road, in Amherst, Ohio.


Learning Objectives include:
  • Understanding of a complete wall assembly from the foundation up to the stone cap at the top of a parapet wall, by training via a complete assembly mock-up with hand-outs
  • Hands on training in a small group setting to build a block and brick assembly wall complete with all parts and pieces.
  • Knowledge of masonry details in a project by both Instruction and by ability to ask questions to the Local BAC Trainer, Journeymen and Apprentices instructing actual hands on portion.
  • Learn about the advantages of working with union craftworkers to ensure better quality in construction projects
Hands-On Workshop
Demo and Hands-On experience for Architects/Engineers and GC/CM to gain an understanding of masonry assemblies while having the chance to work with BAC craftworkers.

Agenda
7:30 am Registration
8:00 am Review Details/Construction Practices
9:00 am Break
9:15 am Hands-On Workshop
10:45 am Review of Construction Practices plus Q&A Session
11:30 am Lunch
12:00 pm Depart

Continuing Education
This program meets AIA/CES criteria for 4 LU/HSW learning units, which will be reported directly to the AIA.

The seminar is free, but registration is required. Click here to register now.

For more information, contact Tom Elliott at 440-986-2260 or telliott@imiweb.org