Approx. duration: up to 36 months
Start date: Ongoing
Attendance: Day release at Suffolk Rural Campus
Entry requirements: Entry onto the apprenticeship is subject to thorough initial assessment to clarify course suitability . You may be required to come in and undertake an interview or assessment. Entry onto the apprenticeship is subject to 4 GCSE’s including Maths and English 9-3/A-E or a commitment to undertake Level 2 maths and English. Apprentices need to be employed for a minimum of 30 hours a week, and have a contract of employment.
On programme learning: English and Maths (if required) to achieve Level 2, Portfolio of evidence.
End-point assessment: Delivered by City and Guilds
Progression: On completion of this apprenticeship, a Plasterer will have the opportunity to progress within the industry in more Senior roles such or self employment.
Course Summary: Apprenticeships are work-based training programmes designed around the need of both the Apprentice and their employer. This apprenticeship is for those who wish to develop their core skills, knowledge and behaviours, allowing them to work effectively with supervision in a working environment. Plastering is a core function within the construction sector and for house building and refurbishment. Plasterers interact with commercial and domestic customers as well as other trades, they will work on a range of plastering systems and different backgrounds surfaces using traditional and modern materials. The apprentice will complete an End point Assessment to demonstrate that they can perform knowledge, skills and behaviours in their occupation.