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General Building Manual - Drywall, Plaster, and Insulation  

This course will provide individuals working in "hands-on" technical jobs with a better understanding of drywall, plaster, and insulation.

This course is intended for technical administration, purchasing, and inspection personnel, as well as any non-technical individuals who must work with technical documentation and/or interact with technical personnel.

It also helps individuals who are unable to travel, or have only limited time periods to dedicate to training.


  • Understand and identify drywall, its uses, types and installation
  • Understand and identify plaster, its uses, and the materials required to make up the same
  • Understand and identify insulation, various forms of insulating materials and their properties


  • Drywall Introduction
  • Types of Drywall
  • Installation of Drywall
  • Fundamentals of Plaster
  • Fundamentals of Installation

Please see the state/regulatory requirement from the course catalog page. This course has been approved for two hours, and requires no prerequisites.

This course includes individual quizzes which must be passed with a 100% to proceed forward to the next lesson. Additionally the final exam must be passed with a 70% to pass the course.

The final exam can be taken up to three times if necessary

Upon successful completion of this course, you will receive a certificate of completion.