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Solid Plastering Apprenticeship Level 2 and Level 3 at Ealing, Hammersmith & West London College

Course description

The course at level 2 will teach you the skills be able to:

  • Apply plastering materials to interiors

  • Fix dry lining and plasterboards to interiors

  • Lay sand and cement screeds

  • Apply plastering materials to external backgrounds These skills will then need to be demonstrated in a commercial environment and assessed by one of our staff in the workplace. You will be informed about the tasks you need to be assessed when you are inducted on the course

Progression onto the level 3 will enable you to be trained in the following skill:

  • Health, safety and welfare in construction

  • Principles of organising, planning and pricing construction work

  • Running in-situ moulds

  • Applying plastering materials to detailed interiors

  • Applying plastering materials to detailed exteriors

These skills will then need to be demonstrated in a commercial environment and assessed by one of our staff. You will be informed about the tasks you need to be assessed when you are inducted on the course

Entry requirements

You are required to be in paid employment, self-employment is not allowed. If you are not working, you can enrol on our full-time programme and seek employment in the future which will allow you to start the apprenticeship at a later date.

Assessment

The technical certificate requires you to take an online assessment and a practical test.

The NVQ aspects of the course are completed via on site assessment in the workplace.

Future opportunities

As a qualified Solid Plasterer you will be able to work as a plasterer on a building site to form walls, ceilings and floors.

Further information

Construction is based at Acton Campus for the training of the technical certificate skills. When on the course you will be tested over time in the knowledge of every unit by an on-line exam. The practical work is tested within a workshop.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Ealing, Hammersmith & West London College directly.

Last updated date: 06 January 2017