# CTE Resource Center - Verso - Masonry II Task 1839656566

CTE Resource Center - Verso

Virginia’s CTE Resource Center

Demonstrate lifting and carrying techniques.


Demonstration involves lifting and carrying materials and equipment based on the principles of

  • lifting with legs
  • keeping back straight
  • holding load close to the body
  • getting help, if necessary

in accordance with government regulations and instructor's guidelines.

Process/Skill Questions

  • What are common injuries associated with improper lifting techniques?
  • What can one do to prevent injury?
  • How does proper positioning affect proper technique?

Other Related Standards

Common Career Technical Core


Apply practices and procedures required to maintain jobsite safety.

NCCER Standards

Core Curriculum: Introductory Craft Skills


00101-04 Basic Safety