Hamilton’s Skill Set

Below is the external wall insulation training process which all Hamilton operatives have been through to ensure that their work on site is to the highest standards.

External Wall Insulation Training Process

  • Introduction to external wall insulation systems in the market place
  • Tools required for the installation
  • PPE
  • Abrasive wheels training
  • Practical - Basic installation
  • Surface preparation
  • Installation of base beads
  • Installation of stop beads
  • Installation of insulation boards and types of boards used
  • Wet fix systems
  • Boarding patterns
  • Application of scrim adhesive
  • Application of scrim cloth
  • Application of brick mesh wire
  • Application of top coat/level coat onto scrim adhesive
  • Application of dash receivers
  • Application silicone renders
  • Application of brick render
  • Application of brick slips
  • Pointing of brick slips
  • Asbestos awareness course
  • Manual Handling
  • Work at Height
  • Risk assessment writing
  • Face mask training
  • EWI Training certificate
  • CSCS H&S test