Plastering Level 1 & 2


Course at a glance

Subject Area:

Plastering

Attendance:

Part-time

Qualification:

Level 1 Award/Certificate/Diploma
Level 2 Diploma

Course Start:

Flexible

Course Length:

6 to 23 weeks

Location:

North Street Campus

Cost:

Level 1 Award - £245
Level 1 Certificate - £860
Level 1 Diploma - £1,105
Level 2 - £959


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What's it all about?

This course is aimed at those aged 19+ who are interested in a career in the plastering industry or who simply want to gain some skills in this area.
The course covers the following units:

Level 1 Diploma

  • Carry out safe working practices in construction
  • Information, quantities and communicating with others
  • Building methods and construction technology
  • Prepare background surfaces and plastering materials
  • Apply plaster materials to internal backgrounds
  • Produce components from moulds
  • Prepare for the fix and set plasterboard and cast from moulds

Level 2 Diploma

  • Carry out safe working practices in construction
  • Information, quantities and communicating with others
  • Building methods and construction technology
  • Apply plaster materials to external surfaces
  • Fix dry lining and plasterboard products to interiors
  • Produce plaster components
  • Form sand and cement screeds
  • Produce plaster components
  • Apply plaster materials to internal surfaces
  • Position and secure fibrous plaster components
  • Prepare for and apply internal and external finishings and lay floor screed
  • Produce and fix fibrous work

Next steps

After completing the Level 1 course there are a number of options available, depending on your final grade you could move onto an apprenticeship, a Level 2 or Level 3 Certificate/Diploma or seek employment.


Further information

This is a Skill Start course.

You will complete a one day taster and if you enjoy the course and qualify, you can progress onto a 6 week course.

The 6 week course will give you an introduction into your chosen trade area. After this you will have the option to progress onto a longer programme studying towards a Level 1 Diploma.

Level 1 Award & Certificate – no entry requirements, length of course is 6 weeks

Level Diploma – no entry requirements, length of course is 17 weeks (if you have completed the award) or 23 weeks

Fee waivers could be available.

Get in Touch

To find out more or book a place call the course booking team on 0113 222 6014 or email craft@lcb.ac.uk

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