Provincial Skills Canada Competition39 days

Bricklaying at a Glance

1,600
Required apprenticeship hours
$82,480
Average salary
1,700
Employed in Alberta

Bricklaying

Bricklayers prepare and lay brick and other masonry products in order to construct and repair structures such as walls, arches, fireplaces etc. Bricklayers work with masonry materials such as brick, concrete block, stone, structural tile and precast panels.

Potential Careers

  • Stonemason
  • Tile Setter
  • Refractory Brick Repairer

It has shown me new ways to work in my trade and to see where I stack up against the rest of the country as an apprentice.

Spencer Greidanus, Bricklaying Competitor