Learn a valuable trade for life and start building your career in the rapidly growing construction and building services industry.

With our qualifications, you will benefit from working with local contractors and businesses and be taught the technical and professional skills employers are looking for. 

You will have access to industry standard equipment and be taught by experts in their fields, helping you to enter the workplace or progress onto higher education.


Our courses are taught in professional workshop environments, meaning you will experience your trade as you would in the industry. Your learning won’t be confined to the workshop - you'll be encouraged to take on projects with local companies.


Careers within this industry include:

  • Bricklayer
  • Plasterer
  • Site Carpenter
  • Decorator

Career Prospects


Annual pay
Workforce change

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.

Common tasks


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Ramsgate Road
Broadstairs, Kent
CT10 1PN