Plastering Courses - Advanced Skills

The NEW 1 Day Advanced Skills Plastering Course.

DURATION - 1 Day - Weekdays
PRICE - Normally £149 including VAT plus materials recycling charge

Multiple Course Discounts are Available

Fire Brigade, Ambulance, Police, NHS & HM Forces Discounts


Save £25 by booking Essential & Advanced Plastering together
Book both courses & get an automatic £25 discount when you book online. 

The Advanced Plastering Courses at the DIY School in Manchester & Birmingham will suit men and women looking to extend their plastering skills after attending the Essential Plastering Course at The DIY School.

Internal Rendering
Plastering Courses - Rendering Walls

This Plastering Course can enable students to tackle even more challenging projects at home or at work where a City & Guilds Plastering Course Qualification or NVQ Plastering Course Qualification is not required as is the case with self employed domestic plasterers.

Team plastering
Learning to work as a team on a large wall.

The Advanced Plastering Course will cover skills that require some previous trowel skills and whilst these skill are not as in demand as The Essential Plastering Course skills, they are still required for some more specific or complex plastering jobs or projects giving the opportunity to save more on DIY Projects or charge more for those offering plastering as a paid service.

What Plastering Skills will you learn on the Advanced Plastering Courses

  • How to render a damp proof course or small wall with cement based render.
  • Overskimming rough surfaces such as textured or previously tiled walls.
  • How to create bull nose (rounded) corners.
  • How to solid wall plaster.
  • How to work with lime mortar.
  • How to rebead windows.
  • Advanced skimming Skills.
  • Working together as teams for more efficient results.

This Course - Why we chose these topics.

  • These advanced skills are in demand in the private plastering sector.
  • Can be learned and used without City & Guilds or NVQ PLastering Course Qualifications.
  • Enhance & extend the value of existing plastering skills.
  • It is reasonable to expect trainees to learn to a high standard in 4 days after The Essential Skills Plastering Course


Course Dates & Bookings

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Plastering Course Student Fedback

Plastering courses at The DIY School

Course content was excellent it covered all the aspects that I was unsure about.
John Bridgewood - Essential Plastering Course

A very challenging course but immensely rewarding.
Terry Wiggins - Essential Plastering Course


The course is intensive but in a fun and relaxed atmosphere
Terry Hill - Essential Plastering Course

Very Good
Imran Ghani - Essential Plastering Course

Brilliant. Would use & recommend to all.
Martin Hulme - Essential Plastering Course

Plastering courses at The DIY School

Very Enjoyable. Very Informative
Neil Rankine - Essential Plastering Course

Excellent! Thoroughly enjoyed & will recommend to anyone interested in doing a course.
Trevor Marchington- Essential Plastering Course

Started as a novice, ended up a professional!
Mark Husband- Essential Plastering Course

Excellent course, superb trainer. Would recommend to anyone.
Stephen Lyth - Essential Plastering Course

Excellent, learned how to plaster and be confident doing it
Anon - Essential Plastering Course

Plastering courses at The DIY School

Couldn't believe how good you get in such a short length of time
Jonathan Mills - Essential Plastering Course

Excellent 4 days of Training
Gwyn Owens - Essential Plastering Course

Very good. Look forward to the next course
Tanya Humphrys - Essentials Plastering Course

Highly recommended, excellent facility and relaxed atmosphere
Andrew Spooner - Essential Plastering Course


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