Rhode Island 5 Hour Drywall. Masonry. and Retirement Housing Contractor CE


5 Hour Course

Course ID: 008-002

Approved By: State of Rhode Island and Providence Plantations Contractors' Registration and Licensing Board

4.8 55 Reviews

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This course (course ID: 008-002) is made up of five hours of continuing education content that is intended for contractors in Rhode Island who are seeking to renew a license.

This course starts with an examination of drywall installation. This segment also looks at the maintenance of drywall.

This course then examines construction involving bricks and block, or concrete.

The course concludes with a discussion of special considerations that must be taken into account when building retirement housing.

  • Drywall, Masonry, and Retirement Housing
    • A Drywall Overview [6 Activities]
      • 01. An Introduction to Drywall [VIDEO]
      • 02. Drywall Basics
      • 03. Installing Drywall
      • 04. Drywall Repair
      • 05. Drywall Safety
      • 06. Conclusion [VIDEO]
    • Laying Brick and Block [10 Activities]
      • 01. Laying Brick and Block (Video)
      • 02. Common Terms for Masonry
      • 03. Laying Brick and Block
      • 04. Basic Operations for Brick and Block
      • 05. Introduction to Brick Walls
      • 06. Types of Brick Walls
      • 07. Cleaning Brick
      • 08. Concrete Block
      • 09. Types of Concrete Masonry Walls
      • 10. Conclusion (Video)
    • Retirement Housing [8 Activities]
      • 01. What are the Actual Population Numbers?
      • 02. Physical Changes in the Aging Population Worth Keeping in Mind
      • 03. Customer Service Issues
      • 04. Marketing
      • 05. Concepts
      • 06. New Construction
      • 07. New Construction, Continued
      • 08. Retrofitting - Living in Place
  • Course Completion
    • Mandatory Questionnaire
    • Certificate of Completion

Instructor Bio

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Mike Melvin, owner of At Your Pace Online, LLC, is the instructor and industry expert for many of our courses. In addition to his Bachelor of Arts Degree in Business Administration from Ottawa University, Kansas, Mike has owned, operated, and worked for numerous construction companies. Mike's relevant construction experience includes framing, concrete construction, foundations, and roofing. As the current owner and an approved lead instructor for At Your Pace Online, he teaches multiple courses pertaining to construction and business. With over fifteen years of experience in the industry, Mike combines his proven understanding of teaching online education with the practical and academic industry knowledge needed by our students, to allow them to complete their courses and get back to the job site.

Course Reviews

June 28th, 2019
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January 8th, 2019
Educational, concise & to the point

July 20th, 2018
very good way to complete my CE portion of the Contractors Registration Renewal

February 28th, 2018
Covered many subjects

November 29th, 2018
See above

June 5th, 2019
total joke to be required to take this course. good thing I am not a rocket scientist.

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