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Plastering Level 1 Diploma at Heart of Worcestershire College

Course description

Are you considering a career in the construction industry? Are you practically minded and enjoy working with your hands? Can you work quickly and accurately under pressure? If the answer is yes then this could be the ideal course for you!

This course is the perfect introduction into the plastering trade, allowing you to gain the fundamental skills needed to progress into employment. You will learn the basics of surface preparation and internal plaster application along with producing plaster components from moulds.

Entry requirements

The are no formal entry requirements for this course, however, prospective students will be required to attend an informal interview and an interest in the construction industry would be advantageous. 

Assessment

You will be assessed through a mixture of practical assessments in our workshops and theoretical assessments in the classroom.

Future opportunities

If you're serious about a career as a plasterer then you will want to consider progressing onto our Diploma in Plastering, Level 2. Alternatively you may wish to consider an apprenticeship in the construction industry.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Heart of Worcestershire College directly.

Last updated date: 29 September 2016

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    • Eden Cafe

      Our campus cafe is a great place to grab a bite to eat and catch up with your friends. With fresh, healthy and delicious meals served at reasonable prices why go anywhere else! And for those 11am slumps why not treat yourself to a Costa Coffee? Located on campus there is no need to venture down to the high street. It’s the ideal place to relax and rehydrate during your study breaks class.

      Alliance House

      Alliance House is the College’s centre for construction in Redditch. Subjects taught at Alliance House include bricklaying, carpentry and joinery, site carpentry, bench joinery, multi-trade construction operations, plastering, plumbing and painting and decorating. The building is equipped with purpose built working environments allowing you to develop real-life working skills to prepare you for life after college.

      Osprey House

      Located on Albert Street, Osprey House is the College’s central office. It is also home to the College’s higher education and professional courses. Our excellent range of higher education and professional courses provide you with the skills, knowledge and support to progress in your future career.