Clevedon, North Somerset

The Clevedon Technical Academy is based at one of British Gypsum's regional sales offices. The Academy opened in 2011 with purpose built facilities for Thistle plastering and drywall systems training, and is part of a network of Saint-Gobain Technical Academies situated throughout the UK.

Facilities include classrooms and a practical area for wet and dry training, and offers a mix of hands-on and theory-based courses covering a range of subjects including internal and external acoustic and thermal insulation, drylining, plastering and flooring.

You can download the visitor guide for this site here.


British Gypsum
Unit 1, The Courtyard
Barnes Ground
North Somerset
BS21 6TB

Contact Details

  • Leave the M5 at Junction 20 - take the slip road left for B3133 toward Nailsea / Clevedon
  • At the roundabout - take 2nd exit onto B3133 / Ettlingen Way
  • At the roundabout - take 1st exit onto Central Way
  • At the roundabout - take 1st exit onto B3133 / Kenn Road
  • Keep left onto Barns Ground
  • You have now arrived at the Technical Academy which is the first business unit on your left.