Course: Intermediate Apprenticeships in Construction Specialist (Plastering)

Department: Construction

Type: Apprenticeship

Duration: One to two years

The Course

As an apprentice you will have a job and earn a wage whilst building up knowledge and skills within the construction industry, specifically in plastering. These apprenticeships are a framework of qualifications made up of an NVQ Diploma in Plastering, a Technical Diploma in Plastering, Functional Skills (English and Maths), Employee Rights and Responsibilities and Personal Learning and Thinking Skills (PLTS).

Units You May Study

  • Moving and handling resources in the workplace
  • Applying finishing plaster to background surfaces in the workplace
  • Plastering finishes in the workplace
  • Installing direct bond dry linings in the workplace.

Entry Requirements

You must have GCSE English and Maths at grade E or 3 or equivalent. You must also pass an initial assessment, secure work as an apprentice and have one satisfactory reference.

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.