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Construction - Plastering Apprenticeship Level 3 (CON1) at Barnsley College

Course description

This apprenticeship will equip you with the skills and knowledge to work in the plastering sector.

Course content

You will study units from the list below which relate to your job role. You will also study:

•Employment, Rights and Responsibilities (ERR) booklet

•Level 2 Functional Skills in English and Maths

•Personal Learning and Thinking Skills (PLTS)


•Analysing technical information, quantities and communication with others

•Analysing the construction industry and built environment

•Apply plaster materials to produce complex internal surfaces

•Apply render to produce complex external surfaces

•Health, safety and welfare in construction and associated industries

•Prepare and run in-situ moulds

Entry requirements

Successful completion of  Level 2 Apprenticeship in Plastering

plus Employed or written offer of employment in construction

plus Successful construction skills assessment





You will be assessed by your assessor using a portfolio of evidence, practical demonstrations and assignments. You will be assessed both in college and in your place of work.

Financial information

You may be eligible for assistance with expenses such as travel, books, equipment and childcare.

For further information please contact the Student Services Team on +44 (0)1226 216 114.

Future opportunities

Upon completion you could progress onto further study relating to your role or apply for job roles including:


Further information

Information Team

We have a dedicated team available to provide information on all of our courses and to help you to make the right choices about your future. The team are based at the Old Mill Lane site.

Drop in: Monday – Thursday 9.00am – 5.00pm Friday 9.00am – 4.30pm

Tel: 01226 216 123


Our Information Advisers visit schools and provide impartial information about training and education options for school leavers.

They can help with: • Applying for courses • Arranging taster days and visits to College • Information about course requirements

How to apply

You can apply for this course through UCAS Progress. Add this course to your favourites so you can start making an application.

Last updated date: 02 October 2017
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