Auckland is moving to COVID-19 Alert Level 3 for 7 days from 6am Sunday 28 February. This means our Auckland campuses will not be open to students or visitors during this time. The rest of New Zealand is moving to Alert Level 2 and campuses will stay open.

Painting and Plastering


The building boom means there’s plenty of work for trained painters and plasterers.

Are you a patient person looking for a physical job that keeps you moving? In just 19 weeks, you’ll graduate with the skills required to start out as a painter or plasterer.

Our fun, practical and hands-on course is workshop-based and is a great stepping stone to a job in an industry with a high demand for skilled workers.

Painting and Plastering
  • Learn from a tutor who’s been a real painter & plasterer

  • Understand workplace safety frameworks and practices

  • Learn to work to a Level 4 (industry standards) finish

  • Enjoy smaller class sizes with friendly, helpful tutors

  • Build your confidence in our fun and supportive environment

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