Module: Drywall

  • Drywall installation techniques, requirements and specifications for residential construction

  • Measuring, cutting and fitting drywall sheets for installation on walls and ceilings

  • Cutting and installing metal corner beads to protect exterior corners

  • Installing metal and wooden stud framing and furring for interior drywall

  • Plastering walls and ceilings, using hand and power tools

  • Cutting openings in lath for heating and ventilation piping, ducts and electrical outlets

  • Installing corner beads and wire mesh around beams and joints to which plaster is to be applied

  • Preparing and cleaning surfaces using methods such as scraping and sanding

  • Repairing cracks and holes in walls using different techniques

Duration & Evaluation

In-Class Training : 16 hours

Practical Training: 13 hours

Evaluation Criteria: Test