The Course

If you are looking to start your career as a plasterer, this qualification is for you. You will learn from experienced trainers and will be assessed against the standards required by the industry. 

It offers you the opportunity to build transferable skills within our dedicated construction workshop, meaning you do not need to be employed to study this qualification. 

  • What You Study

    • 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
    • Knowledge of construction technology
    • Maths and / or English (if not achieved at grade 4).
  • Entry Requirements

    No formal entry requirements. One satisfactory reference is also needed.

  • Progression

    This qualification enables you to demonstrate and recognise your skills, knowledge and understanding so that you can progress to further training at Level 2 and on successful completion of the Level 2 you will be able to progress into a job role in the workplace.

  • Careers

    Work as a qualified plasterer with a large company, independent local business or on a self-employed basis on a wide variety of different building developments.

  • Equipment required

    For your course, you will need:

    • Warm clothing and hard-wearing trousers for outdoor/ workshop practicals.
    • Hard hat
    • Steel toe capped boots
    • OPTIONAL - Hi-Vis bib
  • How To Apply

    Application is through our online application form or by the Common Application Process (CAP).

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