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Why become
applicArt certified?

  • Have the confidence to tackle projects head on
  • Leave with 7 sample boards to use for your own marketing
  • Full use of our studio to show your clients your full range of products and services
  • On-going technical advice and maintenance support
  • Discounts on materials and quality professional tools for the first year

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Course Breakdown

1 Day Decorative Wall and Floor Refresher course:

This one day refresher course is suitable for existing applicators. Training with Venetian plaster products and the Micro Cement Range.

The training course can be designed around your own personal requirements, you may just want to brush up your skills and knowledge for one or two of the finishes. Or you may want to learn and discover any new products we have.

£149.99 + VAT

(10% trade discount of all products)

If you are interested in the use of Stencils we can incorporate this into the one day refresher course for an additional cost of £39.99 + VAT. Here you will learn inlay stencils with the Stucco range, emboss stencils with the Marmorino range. The stencils can be used with the Micro Cement range too, just advise us what you want to learn.

Subject to candidate numbers: minimum of 3 candidates

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3 Day Venetian Polished Plaster & Spanish Micro Cement course:

On our 3 day course you will apply seven or more different finishes. Working with Venetian plaster and specialist paint effects along with application steps of Micro Cement.

You will work onto MDF panels, which you keep using as your marketing material. You will also work on specially formed bays, applicating approximately 4 square metres of Stucco or Marmorino. Concentrating on internal corners, external corners, ceiling/soffit area with internal angles, linear skirting detail. The bays you work within is individual to each person.

What will you learn

  • Demonstrate the proper use and best mixing methods
  • Detail of the correct substrate for the different types of application
  • The correct use of primers
  • Different methods of masking, which includes teaching you to: Form shadow gaps, band one plaster on top of another, achieve stone blocking, achieve the best lines possible when de-masking
  • How to apply sealers, waxes and wax branding
  • Demonstrate and allow you to practice how to spray apply protection coats, including important information on viscosity and mixing

Subject to candidate numbers: minimum of 3 candidates

£399.99 + VAT

(10% trade discount of all products)

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You will receive one to one learning from the master applicator to ensure you get the most from the training course. The master applicator is a certified IMPEX COLOUR applicator and is highly skilled and experienced in the application of Venetian polished plaster. ApplicArt are unique in that we mix our IMPEX COLOUR products here in the UK at our own facility using advanced computer controlled mixing machines. A huge benefit of our training course is that you will leave the training academy, entitled to properly setup as a polished plasterer. To ensure you are prepared when speaking to new clients, you will leave the academy

At the beginning of the training we will listen to what you want to achieve from the course, offering you on-going expert advice throughout the course and your polished plaster career. We ensure you will leave the training academy with a complete understanding of polished plaster application methods and good knowledge of IMPEX COLOUR and easyfloor products. You will leave the training academy with the confidence to tackle projects head on.

A huge benefit of our training course is that you will leave the training academy, entitled to properly setup as a polished plasterer. To ensure you are prepared when speaking to new clients, you will leave the academy with a variety of 7 of our 600x600mm sample boards, which are a fantastic way of showcasing the work you do. You will also have full use of applicArt’s two-storey purpose built studio to show your clients the full range of products you offer. ApplicArt also offer technical advice and maintenance support from the outset and we will continue to support you throughout your future projects and career.

Watch one of our master applicators demonstrating the polished plaster application at an applicArt training course. Here are a few clips of what you will receive in the training courses. The master applicator will spend time with each person offering one to one training ensuring you receive the very best from the course. Our applicArt academy located within 2500 sq foot facility has 7 individual bays, with straight, reveals and challenging corners to enhance your skills. The academy is situated right next to our UK mixing and distribution facility so you are right in the heart of our organisation.

 

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