Craft Certificate in Masonry

Craft Certificate in Masonry enables learners to develop the skills needed in building of structures from individual units, which are often laid in and bound together by mortar. Masonry is generally a highly durable form of construction.

This program is examined by KNEC and promotes the trade of masonry through technical instruction and practical “hands-on” experience for the necessary skill development for employment in the field of construction.

Skills Gained from Studying Craft Certificate in Masonry

Students pursuing the craft certificate course in masonry will be able to learn the following skills:

  • Basic bricklaying
  • Reading masonry diagrams and blueprints
  • Cleaning, pointing, and caulking
  • Masonry power tools
  • Stonework and other surfaces
  • Cost estimation

Job Opportunities for Craft Certificate in Masonry

Students pursuing craft certificate in Masonry will be able to get employment in the following areas:

  • Building and Construction
  • Artisans, masonry
  • Masons
  • Brick mason
  • Stone mason
  • Terrazzo workers
  • Finishers

Entry Requirements

For one to qualify for Craft Certificate in Masonry in Kenya, you should attain the following minimum requirements:

  • KCSE mean grade D (plain) or
  • Certificate in relevant Artisan course

Course Units

  1. Mathematics
  2. Science
  3. Communication Skills
  4. Site Management
  5. Entrepreneurship Education
  6. Trade Theory
  7. Trade Practice
  8. Technical Drawing

Universities and Colleges Offering Craft Certificate in Masonry

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