Plastering Introduction

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This introductory course is specifically designed for people looking to learn the skill of plastering, but have little or no experience. It is suited for people from other craft areas or homeowners looking to tackle improvements around the home.
Start Date Wed 6 Mar 2019
Weeks 5
Time18:00 - 21:00
CampusAireville Campus
Fee£70 *


As well as gaining an understanding of the safe usage of the relevant equipment, you will learn about which materials to use and in what quantities. You will learn and practice basic rendering, applying backing coats and finally, achieving smooth plaster finishes.

Equipment Info

  • The cost of materials is included in the course fee
  • Old clothing or overalls, safety/stout footwear required


  • Understanding Health & Safety requirements related to the safe use of tools & equipment
  • Understanding materials & how to mix to ratios
  • Basic rendering
  • Applying backing coats
  • Achieving smooth plaster finishes


* Fee remission available on this course, click here for further information