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Plastering Level 3

Gain a professional Plastering qualification with this Level 3 course which builds on everything you have learned so far with the added benefit of more practice and increased technical and specialism work.

Course Level:
Level 3
Duration:
1 Year
Campus:
Aireville Campus
Awarding Body:
CAA
Overview

Turn existing skills into an experience in our brand new industry standard facilities and work towards becoming a master craftsman within the plastering trade with the skills to apply different external finishes under your belt. As a Plastering student, you will have access to bespoke bays for solid plastering and plasterboarding along with a serpentine wall exclusively for you as a  Level 3 Plastering student and a fibrous workshop for architectural plasterwork.

Our tutors are specialist craftspeople and have many year’s experiences in the Construction industry in both large and small businesses with specialisms in Heritage and Conservation work. You will have the opportunity to enter the prestigious CITB Skill Build competition. All tools, equipment and materials are provided.

Modules
  • Apply Different External Finishes Inc. Pebble Dashing, Tyrolean Work, K Rend & Ashlar
  • Apply Solid Plaster to Curved Surfaces Arches & Circular Work
  • CAD Programmes
  • Construction Industry Regulations
  • Fibrous Plaster Work inc. Moulds In-situ & Casting Curves
  • How Buildings are Constructed & Energy Saving
  • Supervisory/Management Skills Planning & Programming Work Activities
  • Read, Interpret & Price Work From Drawings
  • Safe Working Practices
  • Sustainability in Construction
  • Technical Drawing & Producing Drawings by Hand
  • Theory of Plastering

Entry Requirements

  • Plastering Level 2 (Merit/Distinction) including English & Maths GCSEs grade 9-4

Progression
Career

Your choices may include:

  • Plasterer
  • Specialist – Fibrous Plasterer
Academic

Your choices may include:

  • Foundation Degree