Building Exterior Shell Training and Drywall Overview

  • 2 Hour Course
  • 4.0 53 Reviews
  • $25.00

This 2 hour course on the topic of building the exterior shell has been crafted with the student in mind, satisfying your education credits in an easy and informative way.

This course covers the following topics relating to the process for building the exterior shell:

  • Reasons for Building the Exterior Shell
  • Mold Damage
  • States of Water
  • Building the Exterior Shell Parts 1 - 9
  • Wall Assembly Types
  • Siding
  • Wall Types
  • Key Terms and Components of the Exterior Wall
  • Best Practices for Exterior Walls
  • And much more!

Each section explains a different aspect of exterior wall construction, to ensure that you understand how to apply your knowledge of safety to your everyday practice.

The drywall portion of the course covers the basics:

  • Drywall Basics
  • Types of Drywall
  • Fasteners
  • Installing Drywall
  • Preparing the Underlying Structure
  • Drywall Repair
  • Face Paper Problems
  • Fastener Problems
  • Drywall Safety
  • Physical Injuries

Each section explains a different aspect of drywall, to ensure that you understand how to apply your knowledge to your everyday practice. During the class, there will be in-text questions to help you gauge your knowledge as you go. This course counts as two full hours of credit towards your education.

  • Course ID(s): 23386
  • Approved By: Department of Safety and Professional Services (DSPS)

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