Gypsum Fixer

Gypsum Fixer
Introduction
Gypsum Fixer usually makes the moulds for gypsum board sheets or tiles, also install these gypsum board sheets / tiles on ceiling. This course covers mould making, mixing, pouring gypsum material in moulds, making sheets/ tiles, and installation of gypsum tiles.

General Information
Course Industry:
Gypsum Fixer
Course duration:
240 credit hours (45 days)
Instructor:
Mr. Abdul Rasheed Awan, Mr. Fahad
Prerequisites:
Middle or Matriculate
Course availability:
Available at Rawalpindi, Lahore and Karachi campuses.
Course Fee:
10000 PKR ($200)

Desire Learning Objective


This course will help you to:
 

  • Read detailed specifications and blueprints to decide technique of installation,
    work methods, and material and tool prerequisites.

     
  • Make new mould from gypsum materials.
     
  • Prepare gypsum tiles or boards as an when necessary.
     
  • Assembles and introduces metal or aluminum confining and beautifying trim for

windows, entryways, and vents
 

  • Lays out reference lines and focuses, processes position of surrounding and furring

channels, and stamps position, utilizing chalk line.

  • Installs level and vertical metal or wooden studs for connection of wallboard on inside dividers, utilizing hand apparatuses.
     
  • Cuts openings into board for electrical outlets, vents, windows, vents, using
    keyhole saw or other cutting devices.

     

Instructional Techniques

We impart knowledge and Practical Training in following way:

Ethics, discipline, motivation, health and safety training:   Half an hour daily           (10%) 

Theoretical knowledge:                                                                     One (01) hour daily              (25%)

Hands on Training:                                                                                 Six (06) hour daily                (65%)

COURSE CONTENTS

Health and Safety

  •          Workplace hazardous material Information system
  •          Access Hazards / Risks
  •          Control hazards / Risks
  •          Safe work practices.

Trade Mathematics

  •          Imperial and Metric system of Measurement
  •          Basic mathematics and geometry

Material for Gypsum Tiles

  •          Plaster of Paris
  •          Water
  •          Polypropylene Matt 

Mould Making

  •          Plaster of Paris Mortar
  •          Lubricate the object
  •          Apply Motor on object
  •          Clear the bubbles
  •          Setting out

Use of Trade Tools

  •          Chiesel
  •          Divider
  •          Hacksaw
  •          Hammer
  •          L square
  •          Measuring tap
  •          Plier
  •          Power drill machine
  •          Round cutter
  •          Screw driver
  •          String
  •          Tin cutter
  •          Water level

Ladders, Scaffolds and Lift Equipment

  •          Use ladders, platforms and lifts
  •          Use fall arrest and fall restraint systems
  •          Perform approved rigging and hand signals

Installation Material

  •          Metal or aluminum runner
  •          T channels
  •          Vertical brackets
  •          Anchor bolts and grips
  •          Binding wire

Marking and Layout

  •          Measure the required height
  •          Layout the height with water level on corners
  •          Mark the area evenly with string

Installation of gypsum Tiles

  •          Install runner of marked area
  •          Hang t channels with brackets
  •          Place gypsum tiles
  •          Install lighting fixture