Plastering Diploma - Level 1 at Dudley College
This course is for candidates who work or want to work as a Site Carpenter in the construction sector. It allows candidates to learn, develop and practise the skills required for employment and/or career progression in Site Carpentry.
To achieve this diploma you must achieve all specified units. Carry out first fix flooring and roofing, Carry out first fix frames, partitions and stairs, Carry out second fixing operations, Carry out carpentry maintenance, Set up and operate a circular saw Functional skills/GCSE in maths and English • Work experience. • Performance improvement programme.
A successful interview and GCSEs at A – E.
- Oral examination
- Practical examination
• Online examination/test.
There is no need to worry about the costs of coming to college as there is lots of financial help available. Our finance and welfare officers will be able to talk to you about any help that may be available to you based on your individual circumstances.
Examples of financial help are:
Students aged 16-18 attending a full-time further education course can apply to the 16-18 Bursary Fund for help with college related costs. More information about the 16-18 Bursary Fund can be found at the website:https://www.gov.uk/1619-bursary-fund or by contacting our Student Finance team on 01384 363 555.
Free BUS PASS
We will provide a free bus pass to help with travel costs for 16-18* year olds on full-time programmes, based on individual circumstances**. To qualify for a free bus pass***, you must live more than one mile from the campus at which you will be studying and not already be in receipt of other financial support, such as Care to Learn funding.
*Under 19 as at 31 August 2017.
**Students with learning difficulties or disabilities who are unable to access public transport may still be able to receive help – talk to our Student Finance team.
***Evidence of family income will need to be provided.
For advice on help that may be available to you when you start college call our Student Finance team on 01384 363 555.
You are able to progress to the Level 2 Diploma in plastering, upon successful completion of all of the elements of the Level 1 course, including 90% attendance. Many craft occupations can often move into supervision, management or technical support areas.
For further information about Dudley College and the courses on offer, please visit http://www.dudleycol.ac.uk or contact Student Services on 01384 363 363.
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Dudley College directly.