Masonry training

If the woman can convert a house into home....She can construct a house too...

GSHEC Initiated an innovative training to the women from the project villages of Thekkamapatti (Karamadai Block) and Valparai to equip them with the skills of construction. 45 trainees have completed their one month training in Masonry. Ms. Asha and Ms. Radhika from Archana Women Centre Kottayam were the trainers. The trainees were undergone for intensive training with theory and practical sessions.  They were trained on tools and equipment, basic materials, mixing mortar, building bricks wall stretcher,  english bond,  right angle english bond, Square junctions using english bond. corner using flemish bond, skill consolidation fixing window and door frames, plastering, foundation work up to DPC, building junction manhole, random rubble wall, etc. After the completion an evaluation was conducted for the trainees to know their knowledge on masonry training. The trainees were taken to Archana Women's Centre to observe the changes in the lives of women who are trained and involved in the field of construction.