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Plastering – Introduction – UXPKAJ01

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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 home owners looking to tackle improvements around the home.
Start Date Thu 23 Sep 2021
Weeks 5
Time 18:00 - 21:15
CampusAireville Campus
Fee £75 * Exam Fee: £0


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.

  • 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

Equipment Info

The cost of materials is included in the course fee.

Please wear:

  • Old clothing or overalls
  • Safety/stout footwear


* Fee remission may be available for this course, visit Fees and Funding for further information

Part-time courses are term time only. See our term dates for further information.
Did you know that some of our courses are free if you earn less than £17,374.50? Call 01756 693 309 for further information.