NCCER Drywall Level 1 Trainee Guide

NCCER Drywall Level 1 Trainee Guide

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This title is "Available on Demand" and is printed to order in black & white and may not reflect the quality of the original edition. Please allow an additional 4-6 weeks for processing.  This exceptionally produced trainee guide features a highly illustrated design, technical hints and tips from industry experts,...
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This title is "Available on Demand" and is printed to order in black & white and may not reflect the quality of the original edition. Please allow an additional 4-6 weeks for processing. 

This exceptionally produced trainee guide features a highly illustrated design, technical hints and tips from industry experts, review questions and a whole lot more! Key content includes Orientation to the Trade, Construction Materials and Methods, Thermal and Moisture Protection, Drywall Installation, and Drywall Finishing

Table of Contents

(Total Level Hours: 147; includes 72.5 of Core Curriculum)

45101-07 Orientation to the Trade (5 Hours)

Reviews the history of the trade, shows examples of the work involved, describes the apprentice program, identifies career opportunities for construction workers, and lists the responsibilities and characteristics a worker should possess.

45102-07 Construction Materials and Methods (12 Hours)
Gives the trainees an overview of the materials and techniques used in building and finishing residential and commercial buildings, including wood- and steel-framed structures, masonry construction, and concrete-formed structures.

45103-07 Thermal and Moisture Protection (7.5 Hours)
Covers the selection and installation of various types of insulating materials in walls, floors, and attics. Also covers the uses and installation practices for vapor barriers and waterproofing materials.

45104-07 Drywall Installation (25 Hours)
Describes the various types of gypsum drywall, their uses, and the fastening devices and methods used to install them. Contains detailed instructions for installing drywall on walls and ceilings using nails, drywall screws, and adhesives. Also covers fire- and sound-rated walls.

45105-07 Drywall Finishing (25 Hours)
Covers the materials, tools, and methods used to finish and patch gypsum drywall. Includes coverage of both automatic and manual taping tools.

Step by Step

  • Starting your journey
  •  These study materials are designed to enable self-study for written assessments. Training courses using these materials are also available for Journeyman and in-person performance assessments at designated testing facilities.

  • Becoming familiar with course material.
  •  Start small or start big, at Brown Technical we have the study material you need, from individual courses, full kits as well as related reference material to help you along.  Click here to learn more about the certification process.

  • Setting aside time
  •  Each course will have an anticipated time the course will take, make sure to set aside time for study and review of all material.

  • Testing and Courses
  •  With every purchase you will receive a list of available testing centers to sign up for the written assessment when you are ready. Also available here.

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