Are you considering a career in construction? Do you want to improve your plastering skills and industry knowledge? Are you ready to make another step towards employment? This course gives you the opportunity to build upon your skillset and develop your knowledge in plastering. You will be given guidance on workplace communication, intermediate building methods and a variety of construction technologies, gaining hands-on workplace experience in our purpose built construction facility.
To join this course you must have either:
- 4 GCSEs (A*-D) or (Grade 3 and above) including maths and English or Level 1 Functional Skills
- Appropriate Level 1 qualification in a related subject area
- Relevant industry experience
Entry will be subject to a satisfactory reference and interview.
Entry decisions will be discretionary at interview. Students will continually be assessed through probation period to ensure they are on the correct level.
How will I be assessed?
You will be assessed through a variety of methods including, written assessments, end tests, practical activities and practical examinations.
What can I do next
Successful completion of this course will allow you to continue onto a Extended Diploma in Construction, Level 3. Alternatively you can progress into employment or work based training opportunities.
- Apply render materials to external surfaces
- Fix dry lining and plasterboard products to interiors
- Form sand and cement screeds
- Produce fibrous plaster components
- Position and secure fibrous plaster components