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Plastering Advanced Apprenticeship Level 3 at City College Plymouth

Course description

You've already learned good competent skills in plastering and have had plenty of practice through the qualifications you have gained on your Apprenticeship. Now, because you might be soon employed on big commercial developments, or on small-scale domestic jobs, repairs and restoration, we will delve into the planning and organisational side in more detail. We will also introduce you to technique using more complex internal and external projects. We know our course will excite and challenge you to want to expand your career. 

Course content

The course content will include:

  • NVQ Level 3 in Plastering
  • Functional skills: application of number level 2 and communication level 2
  • Technical certificate: Advanced Construction Award (ACA)
  • Additional requirements: health and safety test, Employment Responsibilities and Rights (ERR) programme of study.

Entry requirements

You will be required to have GCSE grades of A - C in Maths and Enlish and you will also need to take an initial assessment at the Work-based Learning Department. 


Assessment is continuous, both on and off the job. There will also be an end of course exam. 

Future opportunities

Successful completion will greatly enhance employment opportunities and progression. 

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact City College Plymouth directly.

Last updated date: 26 February 2016

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