Coleg Y Cymoedd

Course Details

Level 2 in Plastering

Locations and Attendance

Ystrad Mynach
Full Time - To be arranged

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Course Duration : 10/09/2018 to 28/06/2019
Course Times : 09:15 to 16:20
Course Code : 05F204YA


FT Registration Fee - £30.00

Please Note - These fees are for the 2018/19 Academic Year and are subject to change annually. Fees are payable for each year of study. Days, Times and Fees for Part Time and HE courses are subject to change. HE Tuition Fees will be confirmed April 2018.

Purchase of steel toe capped boots, overalls and a course text book is required for this course. Please discuss this at interview stage with a tutor after you have applied.

Course Outline

This course combines theoretical and practical elements for learners who have successfully completed the Level 1 Diploma in Plastering and wish to develop their skills and knowledge in the Plastering industry and seek employment or a Modern Apprenticeship.

Entry requirements

You will have successfully completed the Level 1 Diploma in Plastering. Equivalent vocational experience or qualifications will also be considered.

What will I study?

The Level 2 Diploma is the technical certificate part of the Foundation Modern Apprenticeship framework. The course includes several units which are each split into two, to test your theoretical knowledge and your practical ability. You will also need to work on a timed practical test. You will be required to complete Essential Skills at level 2 in both Communications and Application of Number.

The units covered include: Safe Working Practices; Information, quantities and communication with others; Building methods; How to apply plaster materials to internal and external surfaces; Dry lining and plaster-board products; Sand and cement screeds; Secure fibrous plaster components. Alongside this course you will also study the Welsh Baccalaureate.

How will I be assessed?

You will complete a range of practical tasks, projects and written assignments and produce a portfolio of evidence. You will also complete an external on-line examination

Career Opportunities and Progression

On completion of this qualification, you will be able to seek employment in the construction industry as an apprentice plasterer and complete an NVQ at Level 2 which will complete the Foundation Modern Apprenticeship framework.

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