New Zealand Certificate in Trowel Trades Proprietary Plaster Cladding Systems Level 4

How long it takes

The New Zealand Certificate in Proprietary Plaster Cladding Systems Level 4 typically takes 2-3 years to complete.

How much it costs

The first year start-up fee for Proprietary Plaster Cladding Systems is $1,250, and each year after that there is an additional annual fee of $850. Optional strand $250 extra.  Read more about fees and payment

What you'll learn

You'll learn the skills required by people working in the PPCS sector of the construction industry.

Trowel trades fundamentals

  • tools and equipment
  • legislation
  • drawings and specifications
  • building science
  • building mathematics
  • planning and communication

Proprietary plaster cladding systems

  • consents and licensing
  • materials
  • fixing substrates (includes optional: Fix cavities
  • and substrates)
  • mixing
  • plaster and finish surfaces
  • decorative mouldings
  • repairs and maintenance

Need to know more?

For additional qualification information refer to the NZQA website or call us: 0800 422 486.