Learn basic plastering skills and techniques to help you with projects around the home or your business.  No need to rely on finding a skilled tradesman for small jobs saving you time and money.

Next Scheduled Date: 6 Jan 2022

  • Location: CTP Aldershot Training Centre
  • Duration: 2 Days
  • Total Cost: £257.82
  • Total Cost Post-October 2021: £257.82
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Why take this course?

This introductory 2 day plastering course is ideal if you are  planning to undertake some plastering work around your property. You will learn all the skills needed, including the tools to use, application methods and finishing techniques. It is a very practical ‘hands- on’ course and  takes place in our custom built workshop. It is taught by an experienced tradesman who is an expert in his field and can show you all the ‘tricks of the trade’ to achieve that professional standard.

Is this the right course for me?

This course is right if you enjoy a practical approach and are keen to learn how to  undertake basic plastering jobs or to supervise others who may be working in your home.


There are no formal qualifications available on this course.


No previous experience required.

Fees & Funding

  • Course Fee £257.82
  • Total Cost £257.82

Course Content

This practical course takes place in our dedicated workshop and is delivered by experienced tradesmen.  During the course you'll cover the following topics: 

  • Introduction to tools and materials
  • Selection and safe use of tools
  • Materials and mixes for undercoats
  • Application of undercoat plasters
  • Finishing coat plasters and application of finishing coat
  • How to patch and repair plaster walls
  • Relevant Health and safety

Career Opportunities

This course provides the skills and experience needed to undertake plastering work on a small scale; it is not designed to provide experience for those seeking to become a professional plasterer. It is an ideal introduction for anyone considering property maintenance or for those in self-employment as an electrical installer or bathroom fitter so they can offer a complete service to customers.

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Scheduled dates and locations

Here are the next available dates. To check availability or to book a place contact
  • Date Location Availability
  • 6 Jan 2022 CTP Aldershot Training Centre
    Good Availability
  • 2 Mar 2022 CTP Aldershot Training Centre
    Good Availability
  • 18 May 2022 CTP Aldershot Training Centre
    Good Availability
  • 27 Jul 2022 CTP Aldershot Training Centre
    Good Availability
  • 1 Sep 2022 CTP Aldershot Training Centre
    Good Availability
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