2021-2022 Catalog and Student Handbook 
    Jun 25, 2024  
2021-2022 Catalog and Student Handbook [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Plasterer, AAS [PLA-AAS, 60 Total Credits]

Students MUST be indentured in the Plasterers Apprenticeship Program before enrolling in classes. Special consideration will be given students who complete the Plasterer Apprentice Associate of Applied Science Degree if they are affected by the retroactive six year rule. For further information, contact the Division of  Apprenticeship Studies at 702-651-4163.
This degree prepares students for employment as a Journeyman Plasterer with the Plasterers Union. Along with special program courses, academic skills emphasizing math, science, and human relationscomponents are stressed to prepare students to meet the challenges common in the work place.


Student Learning Outcomes

  1. Comprehend and utilize all applicable plasterer tools.
  2. Comprehend and utilize formulas used in the calculations of all phases of plaster work.
  3. Demonstrate the ability to troubleshoot and repair any problems that arise with plastering installations.

General Education Requirements (30 Credits)

Mathematics (3 Credits)

NOTE: Your first college-level MATH course MUST be completed before reaching 30 total college-level credits.

Special Program Requirements (30 Credits)

Any PLA, journeyman course offered for credit may be substituted for any of the above PLA apprentice courses. Please contact the program coordinator for more details.