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Wall Rendering & Finishes

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2 Weeks - Masonry Upskilling Course

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Course Description

This course will provide learners with the necessary knowledge and skills to work safely on site, and competently render and finish masonry walls. PRE-COURSE REQUIREMENTS & TARGET GROUP Trainees within age group 18 years and above that possesses a minimum of 4 credits (including mathematics, English) at SSCE level. Suitable for people employed in the rendering trade and who require up-skilling. COURSE DURATION The course is 2 weeks, consisting of 20 hours of classroom sessions and 60 hours of practical sessions., Monday – Friday: (8:00am – 5:00pm) LUNCH Provided daily HOSTEL ACCOMODATION This is available at an extra cost MODE OF DELIVERY •Each trainee will be issued with hand tools and power tool required to do all practical tasks •Classroom Presentation - using PowerPoint and visual aids •Equipment samples and practical hands on sessions •Audio/video techniques for current industry practices •One-to-one instruction and team-building exercises in groups •Discussion and Feedback from the participants during each topic forms an important element of the learning process LEARNING OBJECTIVES Upon completion of this course, participants will: •Understand the importance of health and safety and be aware of the dangers of working on site •Familiarize themselves and work with all the hand tools associated with plastering •Confidently read a metric measuring tape and use spirit levels to find the vertical and horizontal planes •Understand ratios and accurately mix the components to make a suitable plastering mix •Competently apply a scud coat, a scratch coat, and a finish coat to a high standard •Create reveals, bands, bell casts, plinths, and ashlar finishes •Know how to do all the aftercare work to ensure rendering cures properly COURSE CONTENT •Understand how to work safely on site •Identify and work with hand tools associated with plastering •Read a metric measuring tape accurately •Use spirit levels to find vertical and horizontal planes •Mix ratios, preparing walls and surfaces for rendering •Competently apply a scud coat, a scratch coat, and a finish coat to a high standard •Create reveals, bands, bell casts, plinths, and ashlar finishes •Know how to do all the aftercare work required to ensure proper curing of the rendering work ASSESSMENT Learners will be assessed through a combination of written and practical assessments CERTIFICATE CPD Certification – UK Accredited


Contact Details

  • Lagos

    ETIWA Vocational Training, Lagos, Nigeria


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