Drywall Lining Training Course. Register Your Interest.

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Date/Time
Date(s) - 01/02/2020 - 01/12/2020
9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Location
North Metropolitan TAFE


Drywall lining is the fitting of plasterboard or other board material to finish walls and ceilings, in place of the more traditional plastering. Many modern domestic and commercial properties will be finished with drywall lining instead of solid plaster.

This course is an introduction to working with plasterboard, standard cornice and plastering products. Candidates will gain the basic knowledge of the requirements to plasterboard sheet to wall Drywall lining, flushing/setting and cornicing.

Overview

We are offering a 3-day drywall lining course that will be held over three consecutive Saturdays. This will give workers in the building industry the chance to Upskill and gain more skills and knowledge towards employment, with a Certificate of Participation.

Cost

$720 per person for members
$920 per person for non-members
All materials, morning tea and lunch provided.

Course content

During the 3-day course we will cover:

  • Health and safety
  • Plan and prepare
  • Tools of the trade
  • Introduction to setting out
  • Measuring and cutting plasterboard to correct sizes
  • Fix, level and plumb standard wall sheets
  • Door and window openings
  • Identifying different types and sizes of plasterboards
  • Direct bonding of plasterboard to brick and blockwork (dot and dab)
  • Install metal beads
  • Introduction to tape and jointing
  • Hand sanding
  • Setting out standard paper face cornice
  • Cut, install and finish standard paper face cornice
  • Clean up
  • Performance evidence
  • Knowledge evidence

 

Course Delivery

7.30 am start
9.30 am break
11.30 am lunch (not provided)
2.00 pm break
3.00pm finish

 

Points of Contact

Association of Wall and Ceiling Industries WA Inc.

 

Course Administration

AWCIWA will be responsible for marketing of the course and the administration of the course, including financials and the attendees training record.

 

Resources

To be supplied by North Metropolitan TAFE (Balga), by lecturers and materials for the course to be supplied by NMTAFE (Balga)

 

Course Delivery Location

North Metropolitan TAFE
18 Loxwood Road Balga,
Gate 1
Car park 11 /12
M Block