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Course Code: C087

Level: 1
Subject area: Construction & the Building Trades
Awarding body: City College Plymouth
Qualification: College Certificate
Course type: Short course
Time of Day: Evening
Duration: Six weeks
When you'll study: Wednesdays, 6.00pm - 9.00pm

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About the course

Would you like to complete a basic plastering course? This ‘hands-on’ plastering training course at City College Plymouth is suitable for all DIY enthusiasts or those who would like an introduction to plastering techniques. This may also suit people from other trades that wish to learn new skills that might enhance their profession.

What you'll learn

All of the sessions are practical-based and will take place in our modern and well equipped workshops. The sessions can be adapted to suit your individual requirements.

Entry requirements

The only entry requirements are that you will need to provide and wear your own protective clothing and footwear whilst in our fully equipped workshop.


There are no formal assessments on this course.

What's next?

There are several different full-time courses to continue your learning within the construction industry, including painting and decorating, plastering, plumbing, electrical, brickwork and carpentry.

Important information

Fees quoted apply to courses starting in the academic year 2017/18 (August 2017 – July 2018). There may be a slight increase in fees for courses starting 2018/19.


Course Code: C087

Course Fees

A Full Course Fee: £250

B Reduced Course Fee (for those in receipt of qualifying benefits): Not applicable to this course

C Ancillary course costs (ie books and equipment): Not applicable to this course

D Advanced Learner Loan Fee: Not applicable to this course

How old are you? How much will you pay?
16 - 18 A
19 - 23 A
24+ A

Please note fees are quoted for one year only.