NSQF - Assistant Mason.pdf

Assistant Mason

  • Job DescriptionIndividual in this position need to work as semi‐skilled category tradesman and perform tasks under instruction and close supervision of Mason Level‐3 as Assistant Mason. He is expected to carry out the setting & layout, laying of bricks & blocks, rendering coat plastering, finishing of concrete, fixing doors and windows in a room/cubical while effectively engaging and supervising the Helper Mason under him for all trade relevant tasks. He should ensure trade specific compliance to environment, health and safety aspects.
  • CodeCON/Q0102
  • SectorConstruction
  • NSQF LevelLevel 2
  • Notional Hours350
  • Accrediting BodiesConstruction Skill Development Council of India
  • Certifying BodiesConstruction Skill Development Council of India
  • Proposed Occupation


  • International Comparability

    Compared with UK NOS

  • Progression Pathway

    Mason General Level3

  • Planned arrangements for RPL

    The curriculum is in place for 56 hrs. It has pre assessment having components of generic NOS and technical NOS and demonstration as well

  • Qualification File NSQF - Assistant Mason.pdf
  • Supporting Documents
  • Formal structure of the qualification
    Title of unit or other component Mandatory/ Optional Estimated size (Hours) Level
    CON/N0001: Health, Safety & Environment applications in Masonry Occupation Mandatory 30 2
    CON/N0003: Material Handling & Storing Mandatory 48 2
    CON/N0006: Erection and dismantling of 3.6 meter temporary scaffold Mandatory 36 2
    CON/N0033: Building of Brick / Block Foundation & Walls Mandatory 60 2
    CON/N0034: Fixing Door & Window frames in room / cubical Mandatory 48 2
    CON/N0035: Methods & Type of Plastering Mandatory 56 2
    CON/N0036: Brick soling & PCC Flooring Mandatory 72 2