Bricklaying & Plastering
The bricklaying, plastering and ceramic floor-and-wall tiling industry for construction services is one of the most important industry sectors.
The work undertaken industry professionals is important to the infrastructure of communities and the operations of civil planning, building and construction.
The Tasmanian Polytechnic's bricklaying and plastering qualifications can lead to a range of employment opportunities including:
Pre-cut stone and lay bricks, concrete blocks and other types of building blocks in mortar to construct and repair walls, foundations, partitions, arches and other structures.
Plasterer - Fibrous
Make, apply and fix the internal linings of commercial and domestic buildings.
Plasterer - Solid
Apply decorative and protective coverings of plaster, cement or similar materials to the interiors and exteriors of buildings.
Wall and Floor Tiler
Lay ceramic, clay, slate, marble, glass and other types of tiles onto external and internal walls and floors to provide protective and decorative finishes