Preservation/Restoration/Commercial Masonry
Construction Career Academy

Erik Cantamessa


This course focuses on the fundamentals of working with mortar and concrete, concrete block, common and face brick and cut stone. It will also give students the opportunity to develop as skilled artisans in the design and construction of arches, planters, stone walls, ornamental paths and fi replaces. Tile work and the proper use of hand and power tools are covered as well. In addition, this course will teach students how to estimate the price of a job and prepare a resume and portfolio to help in employment searches or college applications.