Advanced Plastering Skimming Courses

Advanced plastering Skimming courses are suitable for people who have completed a course with Goldtrowel or another reputable training centre or who have hands on tools experience. You can also complete advanced weekend plastering courses

Duration of hands on skimming plastering course 5 days practical life size rooms in the best plastering training centre gives you the edge. For the plasterer who wants to finish to a pro standard. During this advanced plastering course you will be pushed to the limit. We have endless amounts of meterage for you to your teeth stuck into.

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book securely online or use the cheque order form here
booking deposit �100.00 balance payable on start of course either cheque or cash

Plastering course content Monday - Friday

Feel free to ask the instructors any questions at any time during or after the course regarding plastering etc

Monday: plasterboard your ceiling in your allocated room, learn how to cut and fix boards correctly,then skim your ceiling using the typwriter method.

Tuesday: Cut plasterboard and using the direct bond (Dot and Dab) fix the plasterboard to walls with optional shaped designs, then float another wall with sand and cement render creating free-form corners.

Wednesday: Cutting correctly thin coat beads to angles on your walls / windows, fix your beads, scrim tape all joints, 2 coat skim your walls, then crate either a barrelled ceiling, curved wall or apply stipple artex to designated wall or ceiling

Thursday: Seal previous skimmed ceiling / walls, glue and re-skim, 3 coat skim your artex ceiling, using trowel, float, trowel, or skim barrel as required, you will be shown how to straighten the ceiling lines with the use of a featheredge, you will 2 coat re-skim the walls and these will be expected to be perfect.

Friday: This will be a consolidation of your new skimming tecniques, then remove all works.

What you will learn; the use of all tools required for plaster-boarding and skimming, you will be required to mix your own plaster to the required consistency, you will learn the methods procedures and techniques for skimming to a very good finish

Once you have completed the course you will be given 100% after care support and will be given access to our plasterers forum.

For free advice you can telephone direct on 01708 344700
or email

If you are starting out in business, already self employed or have a ltd company:-
Training courses are 100% redeemable against your end of year profits.



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  • Advanced Plastering Courses - Advanced Plastering Courses
    Price: £395  inc deposit and VAT
    Deposit: £395

    This course is fully booked