Student induction 2013-14

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Student induction 2013-14

  1. 1. Introduction to Stonemasonry Year 1 Induction Stonemasonry Department 2014
  2. 2. Welcome to Stonemasonry By enrolling on this course you begin your training as a stonemasonry apprentice. Over the next two years you will develop your abilities as a stonemason by learning new skills in the College and applying them on site. Your training will be split between the classroom and the workshop. In the classroom you will learn about the technology behind the work you do in the workshop. In the workshop you will learn to shape and build stones for use in a variety of structures.
  3. 3. Welcome to Stonemasonry As an apprentice you need to be prepared to learn. Good attendance and timekeeping will be essential as will patience and determination. Whether you have spent years working with stonemasons or are coming straight from school you will find the course challenging and rewarding.
  4. 4. Workshop Equipment Workshop Requirements Safety boots Overalls Safety glasses Respirator High visibility vest In order to successfully complete your apprenticeship programme you are expected to bring an number of items to College every day. Some of the equipment should be supplied by your employer (boots, high visibility vest and hard hat), the College will provide you with a respirator and safety glasses.
  5. 5. Classroom Equipment You are also required to bring various items for classroom and theory work. You will be given a 2 week period to purchase these items. All items can be bought from most good stationary shops. Classroom Requirements 2H Drawing Pencil 4H Drawing Pencil Pen 30/60 Set Square 45 Set Square Scale Ruler Compass Rubber Sharpener Writing Pad Scientific Calculator
  6. 6. Meet the Team Dougie Morrison Senior Lecturer/Course Tutor douglas.morrison@cityofglasgowcollege.ac.uk 0141 566 6222 ext 1631 Room 305A Mark Cameron Lecturer mark.cameron@cityofglasgowcollege.ac.uk 0141 566 6222 ext 4558 Room 307
  7. 7. Timekeeping and Attendance The table (right) shows the start and finish times for your classes as well as the breaks throughout the day. Remember if you are going to be late for any reason it is always best to contact your course tutor. College working hours Start End First class 08:30 10:00 Morning break 10:00 10:20 Second class 10:20 12:00 Lunch break 12:00 12:50 Third class 12:50 14:20 Afternoon break 14:20 14:40 Fourth class 14:40 16:00 These times apply from Monday to Friday with the exception of Wednesdays when the College starts at 10:00
  8. 8. Timekeeping and Attendance City of Glasgow College 2014-2015 August 14 Stonemasonry Calendar September 14 Su M Tu W Th F Sa Su M Tu W Th F Sa 1 2 1 2 3 4 5 6 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 28 29 30 31 October 14 November 14 December 14 January 15 Su M Tu W Th F Sa Su M Tu W Th F Sa Su M Tu W Th F Sa Su M Tu W Th F Sa 1 2 3 4 1 1 2 3 4 5 6 1 2 3 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 26 27 28 29 30 31 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 28 29 30 31 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 30 February 15 March 15 April 15 May 15 Su M Tu W Th F Sa Su M Tu W Th F Sa Su M Tu W Th F Sa Su M Tu W Th F Sa 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 1 2 3 4 1 2 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 29 30 31 26 27 28 29 30 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 June 15 July 15 August 15 September 15 Su M Tu W Th F Sa Su M Tu W Th F Sa Su M Tu W Th F Sa Su M Tu W Th F Sa 1 2 3 4 5 6 1 2 3 4 1 1 2 3 4 5 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 28 29 30 26 27 28 29 30 31 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 27 28 29 30 30 31
  9. 9. Developed by The Stonemasonry Department City of Glasgow College 2014

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