With North Metropolitan TAFE’s solid plastering qualifications, you will learn how to apply plain, decorative and protective coverings of plaster, cement or similar materials to the interiors and exteriors of structures.
Solid plasterers are responsible for straightening corners, angles, wall and ceiling surfaces, cleaning and preparing surfaces, mixing and applying coats of plaster, cement or similar materials to walls and ceilings, levelling and smoothing surfaces, and applying finishing coats of plaster.
Certificate II in Building and Construction (Pathway - Trades) (Solid Plastering Pre-apprenticeship)
Get a great start in the building industry with this solid plastering course.
When you successfully complete this pre-apprenticeship you'll be equipped to start your career as an apprentice solid plasterer.
A trade career that has creativity covered
Solid plastering is a finishing trade and an important part of the building process. Solid Plasterers apply decorative and protective coverings of plaster and cement to the interiors and exteriors of structures.
Complete this pre-apprenticeship and you'll be what employers are looking for in an apprentice solid plasterer. It will give you the skills, knowledge and behaviours to make you more competitive when applying for an apprenticeship and a flying start in learning a trade.
A trade that has everything covered
This apprenticeship course will give you the knowledge and skills to finish floors, walls and ceilings, construct decorative mouldings, textured finishes, and ornamental restorations.
Do you want a career in a trade that has everything covered?
When you complete the Certificate III in Solid Plastering you will be ready for a certified trade career as a solid plasterer in the commercial or residential construction industry.
The Certificate III in Solid Plastering is an apprenticeship, please see the Apprenticeships section for more information.