Course: CSkills Level 2 Diploma in Plastering

Department: Construction

Type: 16+

Duration: One year

The Course

The Level 2 Diploma in Plastering qualification has been developed for achievement in a training environment which means you do not need to be employed to undertake this qualification.

This qualification enables you, to demonstrate and recognise your skills, knowledge and understanding so you can work as a plasterer within the construction industry.

You will be assessed against a set of performance and knowledge statements which have been derived from National Occupational Standards for your occupational area. You will be trained and assessed by an occupationally competent and qualified trainer whose job is to help you complete your qualification.

This qualification supports the learner to attain enabling, fundamental and transferable practical skills with associated underpinning knowledge.

What You Study

  • Knowledge of construction technology
  • Prepare background surfaces and plaster materials
  • Apply plaster materials to internal backgrounds
  • Produce components from moulds
  • Form sand and cement screeds
  • Health, safety and welfare in construction and associated industries
  • Knowledge of technical information, quantities and communication with others
  • Maths and / or English (if not achieved at grade 4).

Entry Requirements

Students are required to complete the Level 1 Plastering qualification before commencing this course.

Callum Tullock

CSkills Level 3 Diploma in Bricklaying

Callum has always been interested in construction and had this course recommended to him by people he knows. He studied the level one and level two course and moved onto the level three because he wanted to build complex structures and get industry experience.