You will cover one of the following:

Cutting and fixing plasterboard
Skimming walls and ceilings
Preparing surfaces
Mixing plastering materials
Applying and rendering
You’ll gain a comprehensive understanding of fundamental plastering techniques and experience a range of simulated working environments.

Who is this course for?

The Essential Plastering Course is designed for beginners – its purpose is to equip you with the skills needed to carry out plastering work to a high standard. Therefore, you can enrol onto this course with absolutely no prior plastering experience. Established plasterers are however welcome to enrol on this course to brush up their skills and ensure they are using the most up-to-date techniques.


In addition to gaining a comprehensive understanding of basic plastering techniques, you will also be awarded a certificate to acknowledge your attendance and successful completion of this course. You may also choose to sit an exam, covering everything you have learned.

Progression Routes

Upon completion of this course you will have a well-rounded understanding of basic plastering skills. You can choose to further develop your career by enrolling on a more advanced course such as our Professional Plastering Course if you wish.

Why choose Access Training?

Here are just a few good reasons to select Access Training for your beginners’ plastering training:
  • Experienced tutors with a wealth of specialist knowledge
  • Flexible course programmes and enhanced online assessments
  • State-of-the-art training centres
To find out more about Access Training and our range of plastering courses for beginners and intermediate learners alike, please get in touch at your earliest convenience.