Pathways are made up of courses focussed on future careers or further education opportunities

Perfect if you want to learn more advanced plastering skills and be equipped to work on small-scale domestic jobs, repairs and restoration or on big commercial developments.

Career Prospects

This pathway could lead to many career opportunities



Annual pay

The workforce is projected to expand by 3% over the period to 2024, adding 1,526 jobs. In the same period, 26% of the workforce is projected to retire, creating 13,714 job openings.

Role description

Plasterers apply plaster and cement mixtures to walls and ceilings, fix fibrous sheets and cast and fix ornamental plasterwork to the interior or exterior of buildings.

What's next?

Step 1 Apply

Once you apply, you will have an interview to discuss your chosen pathway

Step 2 Interview

At your interview, the tutor will discuss the entry requirements for each level and course. This is also your opportunity to make sure that this pathway meets your goals and ambitions.

Courses at Folkestone College

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Shorncliffe Road
Folkestone, Kent
CT20 2TZ