Level 1 Award in Plastering

Level 1 Diploma

Course Location


Stockport College


Stockport College

Further Details





Course Start Date

Thursday 18th April 2024

Course Duration

Part-Time, 10 Weeks

Course Time

18:00 - 21:00

Course Fee

£ 292.50
You may be eligible for support with your tuition fees - please visit the college website - funding and finance page for further information

Course Code


Course Overview

The course is designed for those wishing to gain an understanding of basic tasks and theories within plastering. The course will provide you with knowledge of:
Tool manipulation
Applying floating coats to walls
Installation of plasterboard
Applying setting coats to plasterboard
Mixing and applying lightweight plasters to backgrounds
Mixing and applying settings coats to solid backgrounds.

Course Requirements

No specific qualifications, previous learning or experience is required. An initial assessment of each candidate will be made before the start of the programme to identify candidates that have any specific training needs support, credit they have accumulated and the appropriate type and level of qualification. There will be an induction programme so the candidate fully understands the requirements of the qualification[s].

What you will Learn


There is no formal examination; but tutors will continually assess your development needs throughout the short course.


Potential progression to level 1 and level 2 Plastering programmes.

Career Options

Mandatory Units

Contact Details

For further information please contact T: 0161 886 7070 or E: info@trafford.ac.uk

Extra Costs Involved

Exam Validation Body

Hours Per Week

How Long To Complete

Programme Structure

Contact Details


Although every care has been taken to ensure that the information contained within this document is accurate, there may be changes to this programme and provision. We will endeavour to keep prospective and current students updated where appropriate and when the information becomes available.
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