Level 2 Technical Certificate in Plastering (Solids) (Part Time)
The Level 2 in Plastering is ideal if you have some knowledge and basic skills in Plastering - probably from a role where you work under supervision. You want recognition for your skills, giving you the chance to take on more responsibility.
Learners could progress into employment as a plasterer, onto an apprenticeship, or further their studies by taking other qualifications at Level 3.
GCSE grade 4 or grade C in maths and English.
Compulsory topics include:
-The principles of construction
-Internal plastering and fixing sheet materials
-Applying external plain rendering
-Floor screed systems
-Direct bond, taping and jointing
-Health and Safety
How will I be assessed?
A number of assessment methods are used including direct observation, multiple choice tests and discussions.
What can I do next
The Level 2 in Plastering could lead to a job as a plasterer, working for a house building company, a property development company, or as part of a small business repairing and refurbishing buildings. It could also lead to an apprenticeship in plastering. Or you could progress to a Level 3 Advanced Plastering course.