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Pure Practical

Develop understanding and practical knowledge in the use of British Gypsum products and systems.

Designed for merchants and distributors to gain hands-on experience with our products and systems to enable them to aid their customer better.

Suitable for both new entrants to the industry or those with some sales experience who wish to develop a more detailed knowledge of British Gypsum products, the course covers:

  • Thistle undercoat plasters and the Thistle finish plaster range
  • Drylining with Gyproc plasterboards and Gyproc ThermaLine laminates
  • GypLyner UNIVERSAL wall and ceiling linings for renovation work
  • GypWall partition systems - the alternative to timber stud
  • Hand jointing to plasterboard surfaces - the alternative to skimming
  • Fire protection to steel work using Glasroc F FireCase
  • Areas of use for Glasroc F MultiBoard and Glasroc H Tilebacker

Work in the practical area will include:

  • GypLyner UNIVERSAL
  • Thistle undercoat plasters and the Thistle finish plaster range
  • GypWall partitions
  • Taping and jointing
  • Course recapping quiz to reinforce learning

If you complete the eLearning module first, you will also be able to gain a Diploma in British Gypsum Products and Systems Knowledge.

Following the successful completion of this course, you will also be able to go on and attend the Advanced Pure Practical course.

Courses are available at:

  • Kirkby Thore, Cumbria
  • East Leake, Loughborough
  • Erith, Kent
  • Clevedon, North Somerset

Dates and booking

For more information please contact the Training Academy Team on 07792 249874 or email: technical.academy@saint-gobain.com