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​Holmesglen offers TAFE pre-apprenticeships and apprenticeships in both plastering and tiling.

If you are looking for a creative trade and have a keen eye for detail, then studying a plastering and tiling course at Holmesglen could be a perfect fit for you.

These time honoured trades are equal parts accuracy and creativity and great if you're looking to start up your own business. As a plasterer, your tasks would involve restoring and renovating solid plaster work, applying a variety of texture finishes and leveling surfaces. Tiling would see you working on new buildings, renovation projects, and industrial sites and also tapping into your creativity through mosaic murals and decorative tiling.

Learn these trades at Holmesglen's state-of-the-art workshops, which simulate real world projects and prepare you with the skills required to tackle these hands-on jobs.

Courses available (8)

Certificate II

  • Building and Construction (Solid Plastering)
    Pre-apprenticeship
    Chadstone
    Certificate II in Building and Construction (Solid Plastering) Holmesglen TAFE
    22216VIC
    • Start Various dates throughout the year

    Solid plastering deals with the application of gypsum and cement materials in a plastic state spread and formed to a desired finish. It is integral to the modern day construction process.As a particularly visible element of any structure, it requires attention to detail and is relevant to contemporary building as well as restoration and heritage work.Solid plasterers are required to work on all types of internal and external finishes, therefore a great degree of skill [...]

  • Building and Construction (Wall and Ceiling Lining)
    Pre-apprenticeship
    Chadstone
    Certificate II in Building and Construction (Wall and Ceiling Lining) Holmesglen TAFE
    22216VIC
    • Start Various dates throughout the year

    The pre-apprenticeship program in wall and ceiling lining has been developed for the specific requirements of the plastering industry. You will undertake training in hand skills, trade terminology and the use of various products, including plasterboard and insulation materials.Plaster is everywhere. All around the world in houses, offices, factories and shopping centres, plaster is one of the most popular and durable building materials. The wall and ceiling liner installs and stops up the plasterboard with [...]

  • Building and Construction (Wall and Floor Tiling)
    Pre-apprenticeship
    Chadstone
    Certificate II in Building and Construction (Wall and Floor Tiling) Holmesglen TAFE
    22216VIC
    • Start Various dates throughout the year

    The pre-apprenticeship program in wall and floor tiling has been developed for the specific requirements of the tiling industry. You will undertake training in hand skills, trade terminology and the use of various products, including ceramic and porcelain tiles.You will learn how to understand working drawings of buildings and be able to apply basic mathematics. Wall and floor tilers do a variety of work including: mosaic tiling; kitchens and bathrooms; pools and spas and you [...]

Certificate III

  • Flooring Technology
    Apprenticeship
    Moorabbin - Bulli St
    Certificate III in Flooring Technology Holmesglen TAFE
    MSF30813
    • Start Various dates throughout the year

    The course provides comprehensive training if you are a floor covering and finishing apprentice.This course is delivered both on and off the job. This method of delivery ensures you develop the most up to date knowledge and skills required in the workplace. Core training is delivered off the job in Holmesglen's specially designed facilities, where an emphasis is placed on providing hands-on, practical training wherever possible.

  • Roof Tiling
    Apprenticeship
    Chadstone
    Certificate III in Roof Tiling Holmesglen TAFE
    CPC30812
    • Start Various dates throughout the year

    This course provides you with comprehensive skills and knowledge in roof tiling, including tiling regular and irregular roofs, repairing and renovating tile and slate roofs, interpreting plans and specifications, and workplace safety.The course is delivered in Holmesglen's specially designed facilities, where an emphasis is placed on providing hands on, practical training wherever possible.

  • International
    Solid Plastering
    Apprenticeship
    Chadstone
    Certificate III in Solid Plastering Holmesglen TAFE
    CPC31011
    • Start Various dates throughout the year

    This course provides comprehensive training for solid plastering apprentices, and covers all practical and theoretical aspects of the trade.Solid plastering deals with the application of gypsum and cement materials in a plastic state spread and formed to a desired finish. It is integral to the modern day construction process.As a particularly visible element of any structure, it requires attention to detail and is relevant to contemporary building as well as restoration and heritage work.Solid plasterers [...]

  • International
    Wall and Ceiling Lining
    Apprenticeship
    Chadstone
    Certificate III in Wall and Ceiling Lining Holmesglen TAFE
    CPC31211
    • Start Various dates throughout the year

    This course provides you with comprehensive training for the wall and ceiling lining plastering industry, incorporating a range of practical and theoretical aspects of the trade.Once you are qualified you can enjoy a range of career and employment opportunities within the building and construction industry, including the opportunity to run your own business.

  • International
    Wall and Floor Tiling
    Apprenticeship
    Chadstone
    Certificate III in Wall and Floor Tiling Holmesglen TAFE
    CPC31311
    • Start Various dates throughout the year

    This course provides comprehensive training for wall and floor tiling apprentices, and covers all practical and theoretical aspects of the trade.Tiles are everywhere. All around the world in houses, offices, factories and shopping centres, tiles are one of the most popular and durable building materials. The wall and floor tiler adheres the tiles to the surface usually with specialised adhesives and then fills the joins with grout.Much of a wall and floor tilers work is [...]

Plastering & Tiling Open Days

  • 19Jan
    Plastering & Tiling - Pre Apprenticeship
    Chadstone
    OD2555

    After a creative trade? Have a keen eye for detail? These time honoured trades are equal parts accuracy and creativity and great if you're looking to start up your own business.

    Visit us on Open Day at 6.30pm for a formal presentation highlighting the unique elements and benefits of each trade. Following the presentation there will be a tour across each of the trades workshops with teachers available to answer any specific questions.

    - , Thu 19 Jan - bookings essential.

    Holmesglen Chadstone Campus, Batesford Road, Chadstone, Vic Australia

  • 9Mar
    Plastering & Tiling - Pre Apprenticeship
    Chadstone
    OD2639

    After a creative trade? Have a keen eye for detail? These time honoured trades are equal parts accuracy and creativity and great if you're looking to start up your own business.

    Visit us on Open Day at 6.30pm for a formal presentation highlighting the unique elements and benefits of each trade. Following the presentation there will be a tour across each of the trades workshops with teachers available to answer any specific questions.

    - , Thu 9 Mar - bookings essential.

    Holmesglen Chadstone Campus, Batesford Road, Chadstone, Vic Australia