Construct cores


Construct cores for the casting of objects in plaster, clay or metal. Use casting machines and materials such as rubber, plaster or fibreglass.

Alternative labels

constructing of cores
constructing cores
make casting cores
core constructing
construction of cores
casting core making
making casting cores
making of casting cores
core construction

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Relationships with occupations

Essential skill

Construct cores is an essential skill of the following occupations:

Foundry moulder: Foundry moulders manufacture cores for metal moulds, which are used to fill a space in the mould that must remain unfilled during casting. They use wood, plastic or other materials to create the core, selected to withstand the extreme environment of a metal mould.

Optional skill

Construct cores is optional for these occupations. This means knowing this skill may be an asset for career advancement if you are in one of these occupations.




  1. Construct cores – ESCO


Last updated on September 20, 2022