Plastering is a great trade to get in to - once you gain experience, you can earn up to £30,000 per year, and you also have the option of choosing self-employment, which means you can negotiate your rates and work pattern.
Choose a Plastering programme at Bolton College, and you're choosing to start a long and rewarding career. You could learn:
I enjoy being on site, just cracking on with it and putting what I’ve learnt in to practice. On the Apprenticeship route you get more experience and more of a feel for working in the industry. When you do a job every day, you pick it up quicker – and you get paid for it, so it’s win-win! I want to learn the trade, earn some money and then head to university. I might even do one of the professional build HE courses here at the College.
Kameron Birchall, Plastering Apprenticeship Level 2 - studied Rivington & Blackrod High School
Theres so much variety - you're not just plastering walls - and the tutors give you plenty of guidance.
Cameron Jolley, Plastering Level 2 - studied at Harper Green School