Venetian Plastering Training in Ireland

A full-week Venetian plaster course



5 Days


9 hours a day






Venetian Plaster



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Ireland Venetian Plastering Course Overview

This full week Venetian plastering training has been created to offer a 360 degree, professional-level course for those who would like to leave our training centre with the knowledge to offer almost any contemporary and traditional Venetian plaster, polished plaster and other feature wall finish.

During the course you will work on walls, ceilings, corners, large and small sample boards.

This course runs from Monday to Friday, from 8am till 5pm.


What Will You Achieve

  • Full knowledge of the range of contemporary and traditional Italian finishes, from high-gloss to textured stone, utilising a variety of Italian plasters.
  • How to apply various base coats, anti-crack coats, protectors and colour washes
  • A full, working knowledge how to create stunning bespoke finishes for private and commercial projects
  • How to manage projects and deal with difficulties, snagging and repairs
  • How materials from many different manufacturers work and how they can work together to create stunning Venetian plaster and paint finishes
  • How to create gorgeous feature walls utilising Italian designer paints (metallic, textured, iridescent, etc.), quickly and efficiently for an affordable price!


How Much Can You Charge After You Complete the Course

Generally a 10 msq feature wall starts from 300 euros or pounds up to 1200. Larger areas are charged between 65 and 120 / msq in local currency.


Where is the Course Held

The course will be held at 20 Station Road, Castlewellan, BT31 9NF in a 150 square metre, purpose built industrial unit only 1 hour 40 minutes drive from Dublin, 40 minutes from Belfast. . Accommodation is not included, but our local partner will help you to find a comfortable place according your budged!

Please don’t hesitate to call our friendly team at UK: 03330124396 IE: 00353766803532 or send a message to


Who Should Attend

This course is for everybody, with any skill level, but working knowledge of feature wall finishes, plastering or decorating is helpful.


Entry Requirements

There are no requirements, anybody can attend!



What you’ll receive once you’ve completed the course

  • An Impera Italia Course Certificate
  • A number of catalogues for the various finishes, from 5 manufacturers
  • Sample boards of size 600x400mm
  • A stunning goodie bag (with lots of wet samples, depliants, etc)
  • A professional, high-quality stainless steel PAVAN Venetian plastering trowel

Beside that we will be pleased to offer a special discount for your first order beside the professional applicator’s discount.


Course Synopsys

You will start at 8am and will finish around 5pm.

Please make sure that the only thing you need to bring are gloves.

Application will commence first on boards and then on walls.

Food for lunch break, coffee and tea will be provided!

A. Finishes

Travertino Dragged effect and smooth
Marmorino Smooth ‘classico’ effect, dragged, pitted
Intochanino Pitted and travertine effect
Spatolata Polished Venetian plaster

And many other techniques and plasters for specific use!

B. Other products

Atomo surface stabilizer
Primer smooth and textured
Anti-crack coat On two coats, with mesh
Velature Italian colour washes
Protectors sealers and sealants

Beside the above you will learn how to apply a great variety of metallic, iridescent and pearly effects on top of plasters and on their own!

C. Repairs, Surface Preparation and After-care
Accidental damages, snagging, and damages caused by leaks, etc
How to specify substrate prep and how to prepare the surface for your finish
Re-sealing or re-protecting of the surface, general and regular maintenance
Changing the effect/look in situ and accommodate special requests by the client/specifier

D. Tools
How to select and maintain your tools

E. Working with Colours and Colouring

How to work with manual and industrial (by machine) colouring, how the colour resistance and colourability of various plasters works


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