Centre de services scolaire
de Montréal

Centre de services scolaire de Montréal


The plasterer steps in right after the carpenter and the mason for the preparation of ceilings and walls of a building. The plasterer works with a variety of coatings that he applies to different interior and exterior surfaces.

The plasterer specializes in drywall joint finish, restoration of traditional plaster, various repairs and installation of acrylic coating.

Program goals

  • To apply, using a trowel or a machine, calcareous plaster work on different surfaces
  • To run metal mouldings
  • To pull joints on gypsum sheets
  • To do stucco work
  • To run plaster mouldings and to apply precast ornamental plaster work

Related trades

  • Plasterer
  • Acrylic coating applicator
  • Drywall installer and finisher

Fields of work

  • Construction and plastering companies
  • Prefabricated home manufacturers
  • Private contractors

Job opportunities

  • Good
  • Favourable trade for entrepreneurship


$49,911/year  for apprentice plasterer

Source : site ccq.org


7 h 45 to 15 h
For more information, consult the AdmissionFP website
Duration: 810 hours
(about 8 months)

Affordable costs

Books : $71,90
Mandatory clothing  : $300,00 (approximately)
Additional costs : $120,00

Total: $491,90

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French program also available — Plâtrage


Persons holding a Secondary School Diploma or its recognized equivalent.
Persons who are at least 16 years of age on September 30 of the school year in which their training is to begin and have earned the Secondary III credits in language of instruction, second language and mathematics in the programs of study established by the Minister, or have been granted recognition of equivalent learning.
Persons who are at least 18 years of age upon entry into the program and have the following functional prerequisites: the successful completion of the General Development Test , and recognition of equivalent learning.

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