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Plasterer


The Plasterer Program is designed to teach a student how to apply coats of plaster and decorative coverings of other materials to the inside and outside walls and ceilings of buildings to produce finished and/or fireproofed surfaces.

The Plasterer Program will generally take a student 4 years to complete. Approx. 12 weeks of the program are designated to in-class study modules. After graduation, the Plasterer is expected to be well versed in plaster technology, stucco application, blueprint reading, and fireproofing insulation.

Careers

Helpers—Painters, Paperhangers, Plasterers, and Stucco Masons
Wage: $25,000
10 Year Growth Rate: -0.7%
Self Employed: 3.5%
Unemployment Rate: 14.0%
Employed Part Time: 10.4%

Education Requirements:
Short-term on-the-job training