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Venetian Polished Plaster

Our Venetian plastering course will help you gain valuable knowledge and skills that will help you take your business to the next level. Taught by applicators who trained in Italy with Valpaint, you’ll learn about the various products available and the finishes you can achieve using synthetic and natural mineral-based products. By the end of this course, you will be able to create beautiful Venetian plaster finishes that your clients will love and set your business apart from the competition.

Venetian Polished Plaster

Take your skills to the next level with our Venetian plastering course. By joining us, you will gain valuable knowledge and expertise in working with synthetic and natural mineral-based products and learn how to achieve various finishes using these materials.

You’ll be guided by our experienced applicators to produce sample boards for marketing purposes, work over larger areas, and overcome any challenges that may arise. Our course we will equip you with a deep understanding of Venetian plaster’s history, typical finishes, and uses, setting a solid foundation for your growth in this lucrative field.

By attending this course, investing in innovation and development will provide you with the practical experience and knowledge you need to take on new projects and expand your business. You’ll also benefit from the opportunity to network with other professionals in the industry. Take advantage of this valuable chance to grow and succeed in the Venetian plastering industry.

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Venetian Polished Plaster​ Overview

You will cover the following:
• The history of Venetian plaster.
• Typical finishes such as Classico, Libero, and Carrara.
• Understanding the uses of typical finishes, aspects of the designs, colours, textures, patterns and styles.
• Learn about the tools, equipment and materials being used.
• Learn about suitable substrates.
• Learn the typical drying times between coats
• Understand the importance of high-quality materials.
• Learn what issues can arise and what the solutions are.
• Understand about colour choice options and how to plan the work.
• Learn how to repair, maintain and provide aftercare.
• Know how to handle and store materials.

Course Objectives:
• Benefits of resurfacing worktops, counters & hard surfaces: cost, sustainability, design options, coating safety, durability, repair ease, and anti-microbial technology.
• Timesaving of resurfacing compared to replacing.
• Cost implications of replacing original worktop counters vs. resurfacing.
• Environmental benefits of resurfacing.
• Understanding how the finish can change colour and design.
• Final coating attributes, including available sheens.
• Easier repair of resurfaced surfaces compared to original surfaces.

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