Drywall Installation (Ceilings)



This course provides students with “Hands On” experience.

This approach provides the students with the
opportunity to learn by practicing the skill being taught until they master it.

The ultimate goal is to prepare the student in a way that they would master the techniques using a hands-on process and provide them with the experience which will help construct a Drywall ceiling.


Knowledge of basic math



Available dates:
April 26, 2021
October 4, 2021

(dates subjected to change based on minimum class intake being fulfilled)

Course Code:CON-02/DWC
Course:Drywall Installation (Ceilings)
Price:NAF 950.-
Duration:CONTACT HOURS: 45


4 HOURS PER CLASS (Monday & Wednesday).


• Job safety and safe work methods
• Ladders and scaffolding usage
• Measurements, leveling and squaring
• Ceiling framing materials and ceiling frame construction techniques
• Installing the perimeter wall angle
• Installing the wires and fasteners for suspended or dropped ceiling
• Bulkhead construction
• The basics of Acoustics and sound control
• Attach and fasten drywall overhead
• Taping and finishing drywall ceiling


• Drywall ceiling installer
• Career in drywall contracting
• Drywall Finisher
• Interior Specialist

Download / print our general brochure:

NIPA General Information Brochure

5 reasons
to join NIPA:

  1. If you live in St. Maarten / St. Martin, you won't need to leave family and friends while you pursue your studies.
  2. NIPA has a dedicated staff of professionals to guide, support and motivate you throughout your studies.
  3. You will gain technical and vocational skills at an affordable price.
  4. You will receive extensive opportunities for further education and career development.
  5. Your experience will be life-changing.
I love where I work, and NIPA has helped me grow in my job.
Jean Charles Mackenson
working at IGY Marinas,
St. Maarten Apprenticeship

Contact us

(+1 721) 543 0497

or (+1 721) 543 0498

Fax: (+1 721) 543 0479

Monday to Friday,
from 8h30 am to 4h00 pm

NIPA school St. Maarten National Institute for Professional Advancement

National Institute
for Professional Advancement

Building B, Jackal Road #4
Cay Hill, St. Maarten.

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