Venetian Plaster training courses

Course Overview

The training course will introduce you to becoming a Venetian Plaster Craftsman. By completing this course and you will be joining an elite group of craftsmen who are supported and mentored by Dulux AcraTex, allowing you to ply your trade with the confidence required to create the unique finishes which have given Venetian Plaster by Dulux AcraTex national recognition.

The two day training course will take you through the history of this Lime Based product, its technical capabilities and application idiosyncrasies. You will have a good grounding in understanding the types of substrates that are suitable, and when and where to apply the products to achieve the most visually captivating finish.

Course Schedule for 2021

to Balga, WA
to Acacia Ridge, QLD
to Granville, NSW
21 Sept to 22 Sept Tonsley, SA
to Chadstone, VIC
to Acacia Ridge, QLD

Course Detail

Our training program includes theory and practical components covering all aspects of the coating system, including:

  • History of Lime based plaster products
  • Preparation of traditional substrates
  • The importance of applicator technique and site hygiene
  • Product Application
  • Technical data and practical applications of sealers and waxes
  • Ongoing technical and training support can be accessed thereafter.


South Australia venue: TAFE SA Tonsley Campus – 1284 South Road, Clovelly Park, SA, 5042
Western Australia venue: Polytechnic West Balga Campus – Loxwood Road, Balga, WA, 6061
Queensland venue: Skills Tech Australia – 247 Bradman Road, Acacia Ridge, QLD, 4110
New South Wales venue: TAFE NSW Granville Campus – 136 William Street, Granville, NSW, 2142
Victoria venue: Holmesglen Chadstone Campus – Cnr Warrigal & Batesford Roads, Chadstone, VIC, 3148


Each day will run roughly around the following timetable. All breaks are fully catered.

Commencement Time 8:30am
Morning Tea 10:30am – 10:45am
Lunch 12:30pm – 1:15pm
Afternoon Tea 3:00pm – 3:15pm
Conclusion 4:00pm


Please call Dulux AcraTex Registrations 08 8440 6201 if you have any special dietary needs or questions prior to commencing the course.

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