Stone Masonry Apprenticeship

Stone Masonry Apprenticeship


Create a monumental career with a stone masonry apprenticeship!


The Building and Construction sector is one of the largest employing industries in Australia. This industry works over residential and non-residential sectors working in trades including but not limited to: signage, brick and block laying, carpentry, concreting, waterproofing, joinery, shop fitting, stonemasonry (monumental/installation), roof tiling, rigging and scaffolding.

By starting a stone masonry apprenticeship you’ll be involved in:

  • Cutting and shaping hard and soft stone blocks and masonry slabs
  • Reading plans and specifications 
  • Assembly and disassembly of restricted height scaffolding
  • Laying bricks and blocks
  • Servicing brick and cement block structures
  • Constructing walls

Skills you will need:

  • Ability to follow instructions
  • Strong problem solving skills
  • Ability to use manual tools
  • Ability to work with your hands
  • Strong attention to detail

Career options available:

  • Bricklayers who lay bricks, pre-cut stones and other types of building blocks in cement to build and repair walls, arches, partitions and other structures.
  • Stonemasons who cut and shape hard and soft stone blocks and masonry slabs for the construction and renovation of large stone structures and monumental masonry.

Potential entry level qualifications:

  • Certificate II in Construction
  • Certificate II in Stoneworking
  • Certificate III in Stonemasonry (Monumental/Installation)

What’s the next step?

Does this sound like the career path for you? Apply now to build the blocks of your new career!