World Class


The Imperia Italia Accredited courses from DQ Wall Design cover a range of topics related to Micro Cement, Venetian plaster and other surface products. These courses are designed to provide you with the skills and knowledge necessary to correctly apply and finish these products. In the courses, you will learn about the different types of micro cement, different application techniques, and the best practices for creating a professional finish. You will also gain an understanding of the properties of the materials being used and how they interact with other surfaces. With these courses, you will be able to confidently create beautiful surfaces that will last for years to come.

Our Courses

Training you to provide world class craftsmanship

We have the expertise and Knowledge.

Being a brand ambassador for Imperia Italia having over 17 years in the industry DQ Surface designs offer a selection of courses with no prior knowledge of Venetian Plastering is required. 

Our unique training courses ensure you have the knowledge and expertise to do all aspects of Venetian plastering, including Microcement, decorative paint application and many other Italian decorative finishes.


You will leave with

  • popular Microcement training so you can achieve a waterproof concrete effect    on walls, floor and worktops.
  • skills and knowledge on all preparation work
  • Impera Italia course certificate
  • most popular Venetian plaster and microcement sample boards
  • Invaluable know how tips,tips, skills and confidence 
  • anytime advise and technical support

Advanced courses available on request.


Our training centre is located 40 minutes from Belfast and 1 hour 40 from Dublin. 

This purpose built training unit is designed to meet all your training needs.


Providing exceptional training courses.

Upcoming Dates

Your trusted Trainer.

Darren Quinn offers an immense range of high-end stone, concrete and other traditional & modern finishes from Northern Ireland. Darren is an experienced plasterer, a skilled microcement applicator and also, he is the ambassador and trainer of Impera Italia since 2016.

DQ Wall designs is happy to take on work in Ireland, Northern Ireland and the rest of the UK where timing, quality and durability and important. He specialises on bathrooms, floors and walls for commercial projects and bespoke feature walls and can guarantee an exceptional result.

Area Of Expertise

  • Microcement
  • Tadelakt
  • Venetian plaster
  • Paints
  • Textured and smooth Marmorino Finishes
  • Training

Darren has over 18 years of experience in the industry and has been a brand ambassador for over 10 years.