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Plastering Level 1 at Craven College

Course description

Gain a valuable introduction to plastering. Perfect if you love working in a practical environment and learning new skills.

Bricklaying, joinery, painting and plastering are all taught in our new purpose built, industry standard Ribblehead Construction Building on our Aireville campus, Skipton.
As a plastering student, you will have access to bespoke bays for solid plastering and plaster boarding along with a serpentine wall for Level 3 plastering students and a fibrous workshop for architectural plasterwork.
Our tutors are specialist craftspeople and have many year's experience in the construction industry in both large and small businesses with specialisms in heritage and conservation work. You will have the opportunity to enter the prestigious CITB Skill Build competition. All tools, equipment and materials are provided.

Course content

  • Cutting & fixing plasterboard to internal surfaces
  • Mixing plaster & cement materials to be used in both plastering & floor screeding
  • Preparing backgrounds prior to plastering
  • Plastering to both internal & external surfaces
  • Produce basic fibrous components

Entry requirements

Multi Skills Level 1 


Written and practical assessment

Financial information

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Future opportunities


  • Plastering Level 2 
  • Apprenticeship
  • Plasterer Assistant

Further information

At Craven College we want you to be successful both during your time here at College and anything you decide to do after College.

The support services within College exist to help support you to get the most out of your course:Craven College Support

How to apply

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

Last updated date: 10 October 2017
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