This short intensive six week course is ideal for those of you who are looking to gain some basic introductory plastering skills. Giving you an insight into the trade, It is ideal introduction for individuals who maybe are looking for a taster before progressing further and achieving qualifications or simply just to gain a practical understanding of plastering to put to use within their own home. You will learn a number of skills during the length of this course, including basic trowel skill, applying sand/lime to a block wall, applying hard wall backing plaster to wall and fixing beads. Applying finishing plaster to a wall and small patching repairs.
What do I need to join?
The course is designed to provide a taster into the construction industry or simply wish to gain DIY skills. Therefore this course has no entry requirements.
What can I do next?
A number of plastering courses are available to you after completion of this course. Learners have gone on to gain qualifications in Plastering, including Level 2 and/or Level 3 Diploma’s which are also available at SGS College.
What are my career options?
Plastering is an essential skill for trades people around the world, plastering is also in very high demand in the UK. You may wish to go on to become a qualified plasterer or simply save money on home DIY in the future.Apply for this course
Course information last updated: Thursday 2nd April 2020 @ 7.30am (23 hours ago)