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The Award in Basic Construction Skills L1 is ideal for those who want to gain skills in plastering whether it is a niggly D.I.Y. job for around the home or looking to improve your career prospects by gaining knowledge and skills on a maintenance level.
You will experience:
Know about tools, materials and equipment used in plastering
Know about backgrounds that receive plaster
Be able to plan, prepare carry out plastering task
Apply angle beads.
Apply floating coats using a range of materials.
Apply a range of backing coats.
Apply finishing coats.
Apply plaster to window reveals.
This course will suit all levels of capability and there are no course requirements.
What will I do?
Whilst studying the NOCN Award in Basic Construction Skills L1 - Develop Your Basic Plastering Skills, Learners will apply scratch, floating and finishing coats to a variety of backgrounds using various materials commonly found within the plastering trade.
You can expect to mix materials, improve your techniques and pick up some handy tips whilst working in a friendly and relaxed environment.
What will it give me?
Learners can expect to improve their knowledge, confidence and skills in plastering using a variety of materials and tools.
P.P.E. is required in relation to safety boots and alternative P.P.E is provided if needed.
What can I do when I finish?
Learners can progress with confidence and skills required onto a higher level in plastering.