Over the last few months the whole country has gone DIY crazy and everyone has been trying their hand at a range of different skills. This has led to many DIY fails. So, when doing your own work at home make sure you know what you are doing and have the right knowledge. This is where our DIY Plastering Courses can help you get the skills you need.


If you have a personal project or home improvement jobs that need to be completed in your own home, our 5 day course offers everything you need. You will carry out basic tasks and learn all the standard technqiues of plastering within this time and go away feeling comfortable with the skills you have achieved.


Whether you love or hate DIY, we can all agree that it needs to be done properly and our DIY Plastering Courses allow you to carry out jobs to a good and safe standard. Our instructors have years worth of experience within the trade and they pass across their knowledge in the best possible way to ensure you are confident and safe when carrying out DIY Plastering. Also, they will always offer advice on any of your personal projects.


During our 5 Day DIY Plastering Courses, this is what you should expect to learn:


  • Health & Safety and PPE
  • Cut and fix plaster board to walls and ceilings
  • Tape standard and internal joints
  • Cut and fix angle beads around windows and reveals
  • Prepare surfaces before plastering using bonding plaster and finishing plaster, ensuring a flat finished surface ready for decorating
  • Mix plastering materials
  • Skim walls
  • Skim ceilings
  • Apply PVA adhesive Unibond to existing surfaces


See this course in action on our YouTube Channel:



Along with DIY Plastering Courses, we run a number of other Plastering training options that allow you to move into a career. From City & Guilds qualifications to NVQs and much more. If you enjoy the DIY so much, you could move into a career eventually!


For more information on our DIY Plastering Courses, contact us today on 0808 100 3245 and we will help you train towards your personal projects.