Baumit Academy: Become a Baumit Approved Applicator

Baumit Training Academy

  • Become Baumit approved
  • Learn EWI installation best practice
  • Issue 10/25 year system warranties
  • Ongoing expert advice & support
  • Locations in Kent & Yorkshire
  • Training Trailer able to bring training to you
  • Credit voucher issued upon successful completion of the course

Baumit has over 30 years’ experience in creating our range of innovative, tested EWI and render products, designed to create beautiful, healthy homes for people to live in. We are therefore keen to give tradespeople the opportunity to use our products to create better spaces for their clients. But most importantly, we want to ensure our customers have the utmost confidence when it comes to application of EWI systems.

Advanced EWI Course

1 day


Designed to educate participants on the broad range of EWI installations and practices via both theoretical and hands on training at our purpose-built training facilities in Kent and Yorkshire.

Training Trailer EWI Course

6 hours


Bringing training to you with the Baumit Training Trailer. The key theoretical and practical elements are covered in this unique training experience.

Course Topics


  • How to assess whether a substrate is suitable to receive EWI
    Using property’s surveys to assess what will be required prior to EWI application
  • Pull-out tests and how they help to determine the correct fixing type
  • Theory on all the practical elements
  • Good practice how the system goes together


  • Window details
  • Gas boxes and electric box details
  • Cold bridging, sealing the system down (for water ingress)
  • Fixing base rails
  • Adhesive fixing of the insulation boards
  • Mechanical fixing of the insulation boards
  • Beading, Base coat and mesh
  • Primers and top coats

Other Training Opportunities

On-site Approval 

Want to become Baumit approved, but short on time Why not request an on-site approval. One of our Technical Training Engineers can come and complete the Baumit EWI application and approved applicator process with you on a live project.

Request more info.

Spray Days 

Nearly all Baumit products can be spray applied. If you are looking to move towards spray application and want to try out our products, we are able to set up a day to demo our product range either at one of our academies or on-site.

Contact us for more details.

Design Render

The Baumit product range offers free reign for creativity. Want to try your hand at some new textures and finishes? We are more than happy to advise and demo our product capabilities at either our Maidstone or Doncaster training centres.

Get in touch for more info.