Drywall | Cert - Western Iowa Tech Community College
Western Iowa Tech Community College
Drywall | Cert

Drywall | Cert

Degree
Certificate
Credits
3.5
Location
Sioux City
Estimated Program Costs Required Classes

This certificate prepares you to be able to fasten drywall panels, tape, texture, and then prepare these panels for painting by taping and finishing joints and other imperfections.

All Construction students are required to have their own personal tool set to use for classroom/lab projects.
View the Tools and Purchasing Procedures

Meet Your Advisor

Nicholas Demke
Nicholas Demke
Educational Coordinator
nick.demke@witcc.edu
712.317.3213
Sioux City Campus
Book an Appointment http://www2.witcc.edu/admissions/nicholas

Career Options

Apply plasterboard or other wallboard to ceilings or interior walls of buildings. Apply or mount acoustical tiles or blocks, strips, or sheets of shock-absorbing materials to ceilings and walls of buildings to reduce or reflect sound. Materials may be of decorative quality. Includes lathers who fasten wooden, metal, or rockboard lath to walls, ceilings or partitions of buildings to provide support base for plaster, fire-proofing, or acoustical material. 

Required Classes for Drywall | Cert

CON 136 Introduction to Construction Shop 1
CON 209 Introduction to Drywall 1
CON 365 Advanced Drywall 1.5
 

Meet Your Faculty and Staff

Bob Wilcke
Bob Wilcke
Carpentry Instructor
bob.wilcke@witcc.edu
712.274.6464
Sioux City, Room H202
Kevin Woockman
Kevin Woockman
Director of Building Trades and Apprenticeship
kevin.woockman@witcc.edu
712.317.3119
Sioux City Campus
 

Estimated Program Costs

In-state tuition and fees: $689.50 *
Out-of-state tuition and fees: $693.00 *
Educational fees: $97.00/semester
Estimated books: $200.00/semester
Estimated transportation and personal expense: $2,273.00/semester
Estimated student housing and meals: $3,075.00/semester

* This is an approximate cost based on tuition and fees set by the Board of Directors before each school year. Course level fees may also apply. Additional charges for licensure or credential testing may be a part of your program.