This short intensive course is ideal for those of you who want some basic introductory plastering skills with a certificate at the end to say that you have attended the course. It is ideal for individuals who want to gain an insight into plastering, maybe with a view to progressing further and achieving qualifications.

What You’ll Learn

During this 3-day plastering course you will learn:

• Health & Safety and PPE
• Cut and fix plaster board to walls and ceilings
• Tape standard and internal joints
• Cut and fix angle beads around windows and reveals
• Prepare surfaces before plastering using bonding plaster and finishing plaster, ensuring a flat finished surface ready for decorating
• Mix plastering materials
• Skimming walls
• Skimming ceilings
• Apply the correct PVA adhesive to existing surfaces.

How You’ll Learn

The principles of plastering will be taught in a hands-on fashion. The course is entirely work-shop based under the guidance of our plastering instructors who will ensure that you finish your training with the confidence to tackle your required plastering jobs. This course is an ideal taster for anyone considering a career in Plastering.