Short Course – An Introduction to Plastering Spring 2023

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Introduction to Plastering is a taster course Evening Class for those who want to learn the basics. You will learn the following:
  • Cut and fix plasterboard, apply a skim coat of plaster
  • Advance to laying several coats of plaster and finish to a smooth finish
  • Deal with damaged areas.
  • Basic block wall rendering

    Thursdays, 5.30 – 8pm, 12th January to 9th February

    8 students only. First come, first served

The course is ideal for hobbyists who have their own projects to work on but would be suitable for workers in the trade who want to upskill.

To register your interest, please use our online form here

  • College certificate
  • No prior experience necessary

You will need to bring:

  • Steel toe-capped boots (to be worn at all times while on course)
  • H or 2H pencils
  • Pencil sharpener
  • Eraser/rubber
  • Pens/pencils
  • Notebook/paper


  • 5 weeks from 12th January to 9th February
  • £250
  • N/A (college certification only)
  • Other practical short course from our programme