In this educational video program, you will learn the basics of masonry. The masonry program has been created to provide useful and accessible content for anyone seeking to learn the fundamentals of masonry. It serves to guide vocational empowerment as well as basic self reliance at home. This course will simplify the technical aspects of the work at hand. This curriculum was developed to provide free content in aid of workers entering into the construction industry in India. However, it covers the universal basics of masonry and introduces key concepts and techniques to anyone who wishes to learn. The masonry program has been created thanks to the support of Castorama. It has been split into the following categories: Introduction to masonry, Components and Materials, Tools, Safety & Maintenance, and Construction. A Mason has a complex job at hand demanding a deep understanding of different materials and how they interact with each other. Creating solid structures based on two-dimensional blueprints requires one to constantly strengthen skills and knowledge. Although experience is the most important aspect learning in any practical field, a good foundation will ensure a smooth learning curve. Let's begin!
Godhandapani Murugan was born to a family of farmers in the village of Bommayapalayam, in Tamil Nadu, India. Due to a shortage of work caused by a shift to less labour intensive cash crops in the region, he found himself working as a helper mason at the age of 13, for a daily wage of $0.05. Although he had no schooling, he learnt quickly and rose to the level of an expert mason. Over the years he has built over 15 large houses unaided by engineers.
In this 'Electricity for Everyone' program, you will discover practical lessons that you can try at home. In each a video, a new lesson will be given, or a new subject introduced. It's up to you to decide what interests you most, and what may be the most useful for you in setting up your electrical installation at home. The lessons we give are for beginners to the principles of electricity and basic circuitry. Over the course of the program, you will learn about the risks of an electrical installation. You will also learn how to save energy and get the most out of your electrical household appliances. This program was created in collaborations with volunteers from the charity Electricens Sans Frontières (Electricians Without Borders). The installation of electricity networks is essential for social and economic development. It means that the essential buildings of a town can be lit up, such as schools and hospitals, it also makes roads safer and even gives people access to clean drinking water
In this program about Electricity you will discover how to harness renewable energies. Each video is a step towards understanding how to create and use solar energy. Follow each process step-by-step to learn how to install and maintain a solar panel. The contect of each video is easily accessible for beginners accompanied by an expert, and is adapted for in-the-field use. This program was developed in collaboration with Electriciens sans frontières (Electricians Without Borders). The installation of electricity networks is essential for social and economic development. It means that the essential buildings of a town can be lit up, such as schools and hospitals, it also makes roads safer and even gives people access to clean drinking water
With this easily accessible educational video program you will be able to get stuck into some quick and easy DIY projects to improve the decoration of your home. Aimed principally at DIY newcomers, the program contains a whole wealth of videos designed to help you improve and renovate the home, all while promoting an efficient use of space. Whether you want to re-paint your kitchen, lay down wooden flooring, or install and customise new furniture, this program is for you! Watch the videos which interest you the most and be inspired by them to go off and try out your own DIY projects. The program is broken down into chapters to give you a more comprehensive learning experience. Start off by learning about common household tools, then look at flooring, next walls and ceilings, next we turn our eye to finishing touches, bathrooms and tilings, basic plumbing, oddjobs, outdoor works and more! Always remember the appropriate safety measures - especially when handling tools or materials. Our program can help you create a home to be proud of, and to become the handyman or woman you've always wanted to be!