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CPWR, Trades Take Action in Flint

Bricklayer Admin - Thursday, July 07, 2016


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Michigan Bricklayer Apprentices compete in International Masonry Skills Challenge

Bricklayer Admin - Tuesday, March 01, 2016

The Mason Contractors Association of America held the annual International Masonry Skills Challenge on February 3, 2016 at the World of Concrete/World of Masonry in Las Vegas, NV. Three apprentices (Travis Buda, First Year; Ken Hernandez, Second Year; Nick Bracy, Third Year) won first place in the Region C Masonry Skills Challenge held October 2015 at the MI BAC Training Center in Lansing. This qualified them to represent BAC Local 2 of MI in Las Vegas. Read More. . .

BAC Apprenticeship FAQs

Bricklayer Admin - Monday, December 14, 2015

What do Bricklayers do?
Bricklayers do heavy lifting combined with precise positioning of components. The work involves the placement of a wide variety of brick, masonry block, stone, marble, terra cotta, tile, and related materials. These are used in the construction of walls, partitions, fireplaces, chimneys, and other structures. They also install the fire brick linings of kilns and industrial furnaces. Read More. . .

BAC builds with elementary school students

Bricklayer Admin - Wednesday, November 04, 2015


List Elementary students set all of the AAC masonry units on an arch template, then the template was removed to teach students the power of building with masonry.  Read More. . .

National Apprenticeship Week

Bricklayer Admin - Wednesday, November 04, 2015


Marsha Black-Watson, Industry Talent Director, Workforce Development Agency, MI Department of Talent and Economic Development reads the State of Michigan Apprenticeship Week Certificate of Proclamation.  Read More. . .

2015 Spec Mix Bricklayer 500 contest

Bricklayer Admin - Tuesday, September 22, 2015

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2015 International Apprentice Contest Videos

Bricklayer Admin - Tuesday, September 22, 2015

Overall Contest

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Nicholas A. Bracy of Local 2 MI, competes in the Brick Category

Bricklayer Admin - Monday, September 14, 2015

2015 BAC/IMI International Apprentice Contest - Nicholas A. Bracy of Local 2 MI, competes in the Brick Category here today, Saturday September 12, 2015. The competition features the top apprentices from the US and Canada who are members of the International Union of Bricklayers and Allied Craftworkers. Read More. . .

2015 National Apprentice Contest Sept. 11 - 12

Bricklayer Admin - Thursday, August 27, 2015

The International Union of Bricklayers and Allied Craftworkers will conduct its National Apprentice Contest on September 11-12 in Bowie, MD at the BAC/IMI John J. Flynn International Training Center. In preparation, regional contests have been held throughout the United States and Canada.  Read More. . .

2015 Annual MCAA Region C Masonry Skills Challenge

Bricklayer Admin - Wednesday, August 26, 2015

The Mason Contractors Association of America will be conducting the Annual International Masonry Skills Challenge on February 3, 2016 at the World of Masonry at World of Concrete in Las Vegas, NV. In order to be eligible to compete in the International competition, an apprentice must first have won a MCAA-sanctioned regional competition. Read More. . .