What's covered?

A good piece of plastering work can be extremely satisfying, quite apart from saving you the expense of hiring a professional. This course will provide you with skills-development in backing coats, finishing coats in plaster, angle beads, producing internal/external angles, and ceiling finishes. This course will teach you how to apply undercoats to repair damage to existing plaster caused by installing pipes, etc. You will learn about the correct tools to use and how to mix different types of plaster.

What do you need?

A desire to undertake basic Plastering techniques

How you are assessed

Practical tasks via observation

How Long?

10 Weeks

What course next?

Plastering NVQ or Diploma 1 Plastering.

What could this lead to?

Diploma 1 Plastering.

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