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Preparing walls and ceilings for decoration and finishing.

Warning This apprenticeship is available to new starters until 19 December 2019

Summary of this apprenticeship standard


3 (equivalent to A levels at grades A to E)

Typical length
36 months
Current funding band
Up to £10,000 per apprentice.
More information about funding
Entry requirements

Set by employer.

What apprentices will learn
  • various types and techniques of plastering
  • different types and eras of construction
  • types of traditional and modern materials
  • cost and environmental considerations
  • high quality customer service

Before taking their end-point assessment, apprentices must have:

  • achieved level 2 English and maths (equivalent to GCSE grades 3 to 1 or D to G)
Professional registration

Construction Skills Certification Scheme (CSCS) Card.

End-Point Assessment
View a list of end-point assessment organisations for this standard
Organisation Phone Number Email
NOCN 0300 9999 1177
More Information

The Institute for Apprenticeships and Technical Education has more detailed information about this apprenticeship.