Plastering City & Guilds Technical Certificate 7908-20 Level 2


Course Details

Start Date: 11/09/2023

  • Code: PCATCB00251
  • Location: CAT

Course Summary

This Level 2 Technical Certificate in Plastering is aimed at you if you are looking to work in the construction industry specifically as a craftsperson in plastering.

Course Content

This qualification covers all the main skills and knowledge you will need to progress to further learning and training, or to enter the world of work as a plasterer. It is split into three pathways: Solid, Fibrous and Interior systems. It covers a range of skills and knowledge in these areas. You will have a choice of which specialist pathway you study.

Course Assessment

To gain this qualification, candidates must successfully achieve the following assessments:
One externally set, externally moderated
One externally set, externally marked exam, sat
under examination conditions

Employer Benefits

This qualification is supported by the Federation of
Master Builders (FMB) The FMB is the UK’s largest trade association in the building industry and was established to protect the interests of small and medium-sized building firms. The FMB supports the above qualification as being important for employment within the industry.


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This qualification will allow you to progress into employment or onto the Level 3 Advanced Technical Diploma in Plastering .This will allow you to enhance the skills and knowledge that you have gained at level two, to progress into higher job roles such as an advanced craft plasterer. This qualification could also lead you to an apprenticeship in construction. There are a number of new and exciting apprenticeships currently being developed in construction, including plastering, so you could progress to be an apprentice working as a plasterer.

Entry Requirements

Maths and English grade must be a Minimum of GCSE 4/C or Functional skills at L2 in both subjects and a Level 1 in Plastering.

Start Date: 11/09/2023

  • Code: PCATCB00251
  • Location: CAT
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