Plastering Apprenticeship

Course Overview

This three year course will develop your knowledge, skills and understanding of plastering.

You will complete six Built Environment core units as well as trade specific modules. 

Core units include:

  • Introduction to the built environment 
  • Introduction to the trades in the construction sector 
  • The built environment life cycle 
  • Employability 
  • Health and safety 
  • Emerging technololgy. 

The trade specific modules are:

  • Producing internal solid plastering finishes
  • Applying a solid render to background surfaces
  • Producing finishes
  • Applying plaster to complex internal surfaces
  • Installing  plasterboard
  • Laying floor screed systems.

Entry Requirements

One or more of the following qualifications:

  • Level 2 or 3 Diploma in Plastering
  • GCSE grade A*-D in Maths and English
  • Welsh Baccalaureate National Diploma
  • Foundation Qualification in Construction and Building Services Engineering
  • Essential Skills Wales or Key Skills in Communication and Application of Number at level 1 or above.  
  • Merit, Level 2 WJEC level 1/2 Vocational award in designing the Built Environment
  • WJEC A/AS Built Environment GCE 
  • Merit, Pearson BTEC level 1 or level 2 Tech Award in Construction and the Built Environment.

Progression Opportunities

Employment or self-employment.

Jubilee Court
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