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Goldtrowel Plastering Certification
The GoldTrowel certification course takes you further than any serious short course throughout the world, the examinations are stringent but the rewards are high
The skills and knowledge you gain will be invaluable should you wish to become self employed or add this craft to an existing trade

Schools and Colleges please read the terms and conditions of use with the licence cost per educational training pack

Goldtrowel training publications are suppliers to schools and colleges across the united kingdom

Goldtrowel membership is worldwide with members from many countries throughout the world.

Core requirments for a Goldtrowel Certification

  •  Plasterboarding
  • Skimming over plasterboards
  • pva Glue float & set
  • Skim coat using PVA (ie over artex)
  • Coving or Cornice
  • Floor screeding
  • Float and Set
  • Materials backgrounds and suctions
  • Quantity surveys

Practical assessment
Based upon the following modules, Beading, Boarding, Floating, Setting, ( re the skimming you will be assessed on the quality of the finish, the bead area, cleanliness, cutting back, skirt area), coving, floor screeding.
note: the plastering assessments are strict and people do fall short of the standards, so ensure you complete your pre course training, ensure you pay attention to the demonstrations then you will have no problems.

Examination note:
for those who are attending the 5 day or 2 week internal plastering course and would like certification  you should bring your completed examination papers with you on the first day or send prior to attending by email to

What to expect: 
professional instruction in a physically demanding week where your practical solid plastering will be taught to high standards

After the course:
after the plastering course you will receive support and advice on a free membership basis by use of the plastering forums

you can email

or call 01708 344700 for personal help

High Earning Potential
Information on earning 100k plus

The Production and training will give you the knowledge and skills to plaster your home or that of your customers if you wish to become a professional plasterer, the course is prepared at a higher level than the City and Guilds 6217 plastering course

As a professional plasterer you would expect to earn a minimum of plus 50k per annum working from a home based office with very low overheads,!

we offer 3 films of solid plastering and a big training manual to help you become a professional certified plasterer or even to help you with your own projects

as an added bonus you have a film and training course available on the subject of pebbledashing and flat rendering to take your skills into a slightly different direction if required