This apprenticeship standard is an ideal programme for those wishing to work in an environment where they are applying a range of plastering systems on to different background surfaces using traditional and modern materials.
Background surfaces will include solid plain walls, walls with openings and returns, ceiling joists and partitions and beams and piers that are attached or independent of walls. Developing skills around solid plastering work, to include, preparing solid backgrounds by hand and mechanical means and installing sheet materials such as expanded metal lath/rib lath, standard angle beads, skim beads, stop beads, expansion beads and reinforcements for the application of one, two or three coat plastering or rendering systems.
As a solid plasterer you would mainly be installing products on site
This apprenticeship is delivered through a blended learning approach of planned face to face learning sessions, remote learning activities, workplace visits, on and off the job training and 1 to 1 support.
It covers areas such as:
Throughout the apprenticeship learners will complete a portfolio of evidence with work they have completed. Without this evidence learners will not be able to progress to their End Point Assessment.
This apprenticeship includes an end point assessment consisting of:
Completing this apprenticeship programme with its transferable skills will enable progression into roles such as supervisory and management roles or other technically specific areas.
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