Level 2 Apprenticeship NI in Plastering

This course will equip you with the skills and knowledge to develop a career in plastering.


Academic Year: 2023/24
Course Code: 10650
Campus: Lisburn
Study Type: Full-Time
Education Level Further Education
Department: Plastering

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Course Overview

Level 2 NVQ Diploma in Plastering (Construction) – Solid (6573-01)

Plasterers prepare walls and ceilings for decoration and finishing.

You will attend the college 1-2 days per week and 2-3 days will be spent on site.

This is a 2 year course to equip you with the skills and knowledge to develop a career in plastering.
 
Modules studied may include:
  • Safe working practices 
  • Information, quantities and communicating
  • Building methods and construction technology
  • Apply plaster materials to external surfaces
  • Fix dry lining and plasterboard products to interiors
  • Sand and cement screeds
  • Produce plaster components
  • Apply plaster materials to internal surfaces
  • Position and secure fibrous plaster components
  • Apply internal and external finishings and lay floor screed; produce and fix fibrous work.
You will be required to complete Essential Skills in Literacy, Numeracy and IT if you do not have a GCSE grade C in English, Maths or IT.
 
You may also have the opportunity to participate in the Young Enterprise NI programme which will develop your employability skills and help you explore the idea of starting your own business.

You are employed, and you want the skills and knowledge to develop a career in Plastering.

To fix dry lining and plasterboard products to interiors, produce plaster components, sand and cement screeds and position and secure fibrous plaster components.

Getting hands on experience through placements and industry projects.

Successful completion of this programme will enable you to progress to the Level 3 Apprenticeship in Plastering.

An employer and 5 GCSEs including at least Grade F in English and Maths. However to help you succeed on the course it is preferable if you have a minimum of Grade D in Maths and English.

Applicants will be required to attend for interview and undertake a skills test before entry to the course can be guaranteed. 

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