The Masonry program is a sequence of courses designed to prepare the student to enter the workforce at an entry level. Students will receive instruction about masonry techniques inclusive of materials used, mixing mortar, laying masonry units, block and brick making and block laying. The Bahamas Technical and Vocational Institute Certificate in Masonry is awarded upon successful completion of the program. 


Required Courses                                                                                                                                               Credits

SLS      0003 Student Success 1
MAS     1100 Masonry I 4
ENG      0100 English  1
MAT     0100 Math 1
CON      1100 Blueprint Reading 2
MCA      0100 Intro to Computers 3
OSHA      0000 OSHA Certification 0
MAS     1101 Masonry II 4
    (Pre-requisite MAS 1100)                         
CTD      1100 Trade Career Path Introduction 3
MAT     1100 Applied Math 3
ENG     1100 English I 3
CON      1101 Trade Estimating 3
    (Pre-requisite Blueprint Reading)             
GCM     1100 Entrepreneurial Work Force Preparation 2
MAS      1299 Co-op Work Experience/Internship 4
    (Pre-requisite all above courses)    
Total Credit Hours Required for Completion                                         34

To enter the program students are required to have Mathematics and English BJC with grades of C or above. It may be necessary for students to enroll in preparatory English and Math if they do not possess the requisite entry requirements.

Period of Candidacy: Students must complete all requirements within five (5) years. Students that do not comply with this rule will be required to start the program over including previously passed courses. Students requesting exemption from courses previously completed at BTVI must possess a grade of B or higher.