Our Certificate II in Building and Construction (Wall and Ceiling Lining) lets you climb the ladder to success. Learn the latest in plastering skills so that you become an asset to any employer in the plastering industry
This is a hands-on course to get you ready for your career
Melbourne Polytechnic is a leader in industry training, helping you develop the skills and knowledge you need as a wall and ceiling liner.
We take you through a wide range of tasks and teach the use of plastering materials for the construction industry, including:
- fixing standard plasterboard sheets
- cutting and fixing paper face cornices
- reading and interpreting plans and specifications
Learn from recognised leaders in industry training
All our plastering teaching staff are industry-qualified and experienced practitioners, providing in-depth training to ensure that you become an asset to any employer in your career.
Where training becomes true-to-life
Work on full-sized projects at Melbourne Polytechnic’s Epping campus, boasting technologically advanced building and construction facilities.
Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL)
You can seek RPL where your work or qualifications of an advanced and related nature have been undertaken. Academic Credit is granted on a case-by-case basis, according to our Academic Credit policy and associated procedures. Applications for Academic Credit will be assessed by relevant Melbourne Polytechnic academics and where appropriate, industry experts.
This course is now offered as a dual enrolment with the Certificate II in Building & Construction (Painting & Decorating)
Class Schedule: *
Mon - AM and PM
Tue - AM and PM
Wed - AM and PM
Thu - AM and PM
**Classes run across these days and times. Detailed timetable information is available from an Education and Career Advisor
Classes begin 18th September through to 30th April 2018
Modes of DeliveryFace-to-face
The student tuition fees as published are correct at time of publication and subject to change given individual circumstances at enrolment. All enrolments excluding RPL/RCC and Higher Education incur an annual Amenities fee with a maximum cap of $250
MaterialsAll theoretical learning materials are supplied as part of the enrolment fees. Some tools for practical work are required to be supplied by the student. A list of tools is available from the Plastering division
Entrance RequirementsThere are no formal entrance requirements for this course
Pathways to further studyOn successful completion you may proceed into Melbourne Polytechnic's Certificate III in Wall and Ceiling Lining - Apprenticeship
Career PathwaysGraduates of this course may gain employment in the Plastering area of the building industry in an Australian Apprenticeship
Units Of Study
The hours displayed are nominal, actual classroom hours delivered may differ. Please contact the department for the latest student contact hours information.
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|VU20957||CALCULATIONS FOR THE CONSTRUCTION INDUSTRY||20|
|VU20958||PREPARE FOR WORK IN THE CONSTRUCTION INDUSTRY||16|
|VU20959||COMMUNICATION SKILLS FOR THE CONSTRUCTION INDUSTRY||20|
|VU20960||INTRODUCTION TO SCAFFOLDING AND WORKING PLATFORMS||24|
|VU20962||QUALITY PRINCIPLES FOR THE CONSTRUCTION INDUSTRY||8|
|VU20963||SAFE HANDLING AND USE OF PLANT AND SELECTED PORTABLE POWER TOOLS||16|
|VU20964||WORKPLACE DOCUMENTS AND PLANS||20|
|VU20993||WALL AND CEILING LINING HAND TOOLS||80|
|VU20994||WALL AND CEILING LINING INSTALLATION||120|
|VU20996||SPECIALIST WALL AND CEILING LINING MATERIALS||32|
|VU20997||INTRODUCTION TO PLASTER CASTING AND RUN CASTING||60|
|VU20998||WALL AND CEILING LINING STOPPING TECHNIQUES||80|
|VU20999||BASIC ENVIRONMENTAL SUSTAINABILITY IN WALL AND CEILING LINING||16|
Students may be eligible for Victorian and Commonwealth Government funding.