Centre de services scolaire
de Montréal

Centre de services scolaire de Montréal

Who is this program for?

To become cement-applicator, you need to be in a good physical shape and to have a concern for perfection. During training, you will learn how to prepare, set up and repair cement or concrete surfaces in addition to installing waterproofing membrane.

You will be required to work in the institutional-commercial sector and in the civil engineering and roads sector.

Program goals

  • Know how to prepare, set up, finish and repair concrete or concrete surfaces (floors, walls, stairs, sidewalks, pavers, etc.)
  • Know how to make cement or concrete ornaments
  • Know how to apply hardeners and sealants
  • Know how to apply or apply waterproofing membranes

Related trades

  • Cement finisher
  • Cement sprayer
  • Concrete finisher

Fields of work

  • Construction companies
  • Cement companies
  • Manufacturers of prefabricated concrete products
  • Private practice

Job opportunities

  • Good
  • Business conducive to entrepreneurship


$ 57,097 /year, for a journeyman

Source: ccq.org website


7 h 45 to 15 h

For more information, consult the AdmissionFP website

Duration: 900 hours (daytime)
around 8 months

Affordable costs

Books: $ 71,90

Attire required: $ 300,00 (approximately)

Additional fees: $ 120

Total: $ 491,90

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French program also available — Préparation et finition de béton


Persons holding a Secondary School Diploma or its recognized equivalent.
Persons who are at least 16 years of age on September 30 of the school year in which their training is to begin and have earned the Secondary III credits in language of instruction, second language and mathematics in the programs of study established by the Minister, or have been granted recognition of equivalent learning.
Persons who are at least 18 years of age upon entry into the program and have the following functional prerequisites: the successful completion of the General Development Test and recognition of equivalent learning.

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