Saint-Gobain Build Better Academy - East Leake

The 2,500 sq feet Saint-Gobain Build Better Academy at East Leake is able to train upwards of 30 people per day. It offers classroom based and practical courses covering a range of subjects.

These include internal and external acoustic and thermal insulation, drylining, plastering and flooring. The Academy opened in 1990 with purpose built facilities and is part of a network of British Gypsum Training Academies situated throughout the UK.


British Gypsum
East Leake
LE12 6JQ

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  • Leave M1 at Junction 24
  • Take A453 to Nottingham
  • Take second exit West Leake
  • Turn left at the crossroads toward Gotham
  • At the roundabout turn right onto Gypsum Way
  • At the next roundabout take a right onto Leake Road
  • At British Gypsum Main Entrance turn right and follow signs for Technical Academy