Plastering Apprenticeship at Hull College Group
Few industries are as wide-ranging, or offer so many different career pathways. Apprentices have a lot of occupations to choose from – if they’re the sort who enjoys physical work, they could help lay the foundations of a ten-storey building; build scaffolding around a famous landmark due for restoration; plaster the interior of an office building or maintain heavy plant.
A construction Apprenticeship provides the opportunity to work on various sites in your region and beyond – there are also plenty of opportunities to work abroad, as many of the largest construction companies operate around the world.
The course covers a range of units including:
- Identifying, stacking and storing resources and different types and sizes of materials
- Efficient working practices and safe use of working platforms up to 2 metres
- Plain internal plastering to solid and applied backgrounds
- Installing dry linings (plasterboard) to timber backgrounds using mechanical fixings
- Installing direct bond dry linings
- Fixing metal trims
- Producing external solid render finishes
- Laying sand and cement floor screeds, level and to falls
- Manufacture, installation and repair of basic fibrous plaster components
- Health and Safety tests with Functional Skills, Maths, English and ICT skills.
- You just need to be living in England and not be currently in full-time education.
- Entry requirements will vary depending on the apprentice’s current level of learning.
- You should check the individual entry requirements for your framework at the time of
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Hull College Group directly.