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Fizzano Brothers Hosts Masonry Techniques Course and 2018 SPEC Mix Bricklayer 500 Regionals

09/10/2018 - Posted in GBCA News byronlee Comments (0)

UPDATE: The deadline to register for the course has been extended to Tuesday, September 18 (until all seats are full).

On September 20, 2018, Fizzano Brothers is hosting a hands-on masonry training, as well as hosting the 2018 SPEC Mix Bricklayer 500 Regional Competition for Philadelphia/PA/Northeast Region!

In the morning, Fizzano Brothers is holding a free course in masonry techniques.

Proper Concrete Masonry Techniques: Hands On Training

DATE: Thursday, Sept. 20th, 2018
LOCATION: Fizzano Bros. Concrete Products, 1776 Chester Pike, Crum Lynne PA 19022
PRICE: Free

COURSE DESCRIPTION:

Participants will build key elements of a concrete masonry wall assembly to learn how to properly execute construction details that assure structural safety, moisture control, energy efficiency and attainment of aesthetic standards. This is learning by doing, hands on course in masonry construction techniques. Proper dress to perform masonry installation is required. AIA-CE LU/HSW 2.

SCHEDULE:

Registration: 9:30am – 10:00am
Classroom: 10:00am – 11:00am
Hands-On: 11:00am – 12:00pm
Lunch (included): 12:00pm

The deadline to register is Friday, September 18, 2018.
Seating is limited to 30 (parking is limited – car pooling is appreciated).

To register, or ask questions, please contact Tom Fizzano by phone at 610.457.5173 or by email at tom@fizzano.com (or click below):

 

2018 SPEC Mix Bricklayer 500 Pennsylvania Regionals Competition

At 1pm on September 20, Fizzano Brothers (see address above) will host the 2018 SPEC Mix Bricklayer 500 Regional Competition for Philadelphia/PA/Northeast Region! Everyone who signs up for the Masonry Techniques course is invited to stay and watch some awesome bricklayers demonstrate their skills!

Teams of brick masons and tenders will battle for a competition spot in the 2019 SPEC MIX BRICKLAYER 500 World Championship Competition held in Las Vegas, Nevada. There, they will compete for over $125,000 in cash and prizes including a new 2019 Ford F-250 XLT 4×4 truck.

The excitement is real! Masons from across world have caught on, and the competition has never been more fierce. If you consider yourself to be a great bricklayer, then why not compare your skills against the very best? The SPEC Mix Bricklayer 500® was created to give masons and tenders an exciting way to showcase their talent by judging how fast and perfectly they can build a wall in one hour.

Click below to register to compete in the 2018 SPEC Mix Bricklayer 500 Regional Competition for Philadelphia/PA/Northeast Region!

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