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Level 2 Diploma in Plastering

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

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Title Campus Type Week Starting Places Available Fee
Level 2 Diploma in Plastering - Year 1
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Full-Time 03/09/2018
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Course Overview

Plasterers prepare walls and ceilings for decoration and finishing.

This is a 2 year course to equip you with the skills and knowledge to develop a career in plastering. There is an attendance commitment requirement of 15 hours per week.


Modules 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.

Entry Requirements
An interview will be required with the course tutor prior to acceptance on the course.
Where will it take me?
Successful completion of this course can enable you to go directly to work as a plasterer. 
To fully qualify, you will need to complete the Level 3 Diploma in Plastering.
Following this, Higher Education courses are widely available throughout the College and may lead to jobs such as site management.
How will it make me more employable?
Successful completion of the course shall lead to Level 3 and then employment in the industry.
How will I be assessed and given feedback?
Assessment will be written, online and practical tests.
Additional Costs
City & Guilds
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Students will be required to comply with SERC's Terms & Conditions of study.

While we endeavour to run all our courses on the advertised day, SERC reserves the right to change the day of week on which the course runs.

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