Plastering NVQ Level 2 Diploma

NVQ Diploma In Plastering Construction

This NVQ Level 2 Plastering qualification provides a nationally recognised qualification for those working in the construction industry who want to specialise in plastering. To gain a Plastering NVQ qualification, you need to have 5 years' worth of experience and have an appropriate amount of knowledge on the NVQ units mentioned below.

Who is the NVQ Level 2 Diploma in Plastering qualification for?

The NVQ Level 2 in Plastering qualification is designed for learners who have a plastering role in the construction sector. The qualification allows learners to demonstrate their competence in order to apply for the blue CSCS card.

What will you learn in the Plastering NVQ Course?

You will learn many skills in this plastering course related to the outlined units, including laying sand and cement, installing direct bond dry lining, applying projection plaster skills, and installing mechanically fixed plasterboard. Once you have learned these skills you will become a skilled worker in plastering and are able to apply for your CSCS card.

Plastering NVQ Price:

This Plastering course will cost £600 +vat

Flexible Payment Options:

  • Payment in full
  • 50% up front - 50% on completion
  • 4 equal monthly payments 

Plastering NVQ Entry Requirements:

The Plastering NVQ qualification will assess a learner’s competence in their current job role. Learners must be aged 16+ and be working in a role that will allow them to demonstrate their competence against the units below.

NVQ Level 2 Plastering Course- Course Content and Delivery:

The learner will be assessed using a range of methods tailored to the learners needs. These vary from on-site assessments, observations, written questions, evidence generated from the workplace, professional discussion, and witness testimonials.


Plastering NVQ Course Content - Mandatory Units for all Pathways:

  • Conforming to general health, safety and welfare in the workplace
  • Conforming to productive working practices in the workplace
  • Moving, handling and storing resources in the workplace


Candidates must complete ALL of the Mandatory units and one optional unit within their chosen pathway: 

Pathway 1: Level 2 NVQ Diploma in Plastering (Solid) 

Pathway 2: Level 2 NVQ Diploma in Plastering (Fibrous) 

Pathway 3: Level 2 NVQ Diploma in Plastering (Heritage Plastering – Solid) 

Pathway 4: Level 2 NVQ Diploma in Plastering (Heritage Plastering – Fibrous) 


Other Level 2 Qualifications we offer:

Level 2 NVQ Diploma in Construction Operations and Civil Engineering (Groundworks)

Level 2 NVQ Diploma in Interior Systems (Drylining)

Level 2 NVQ Diploma in Wood Occupations (Carpentry)

Level 2 NVQ Diploma in Formwork

Level 2 NVQ Diploma in Demolition

Level 2 NVQ Diploma in Decorative Finishing and Industrial Painting Occupations

Level 2 Diploma in Steel Erecting 

Level 2 NVQ Diploma in Steelfixing Occupations

Level 2 NVQ in Plant Operations

Level 2 NVQ in Trowel Occupations (Bricklaying)

We are continuously adding more Level 2 qualifications to our portfolio.  If you don’t see the qualification you’re looking for, contact us and check if we can provide it.


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