Our 4 day lime plastering course is split over the first two weekends of the month and consists of practical in-house training.Taking place at our training centre in Gosport Hampshire
and will teach you the foundations of the selection, use and application of a wide range of lime based materials.
During your 4 days training you will learn:
- The correct selection of limes for different backgrounds
- The correct selection of sands, hair.
- How to mix and apply pozzolans plus its after care the carbonation process
- The correct selection and fixing of wooden lathing
- Setting in lime putty
- Moulding in lime putty
- In-situ moulding in Roman cement
- Repairs to historic plaster work
What will we teach you?
The principles of plastering will be taught in a hands on fashion.
By 2 of the UK’s Master Plasterers Gary Jones and Stuart Keenor ICGI from :
The course is entirely workshop based under the guidance of our qualified plastering instructors who will ensure that you complete your training with the confidence to tackle your required plastering jobs. This course is an ideal taster for anyone considering a career in Heritage Plastering. Or to tackle their own projects.
Whilst training on our Lime plastering courses you will have access to all tools, materials, and PPE that you need to complete your plastering tasks, you will also have a fully trained instructor on hand to help you with any problems or difficulties you have whilst training and it doesn’t end there, we will also be available by phone or email to offer support after you have finished your course.