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Painting and Decorating Level 1 & 2 Diploma Part-time (Skill Start)

  • Subject Area: Painting & Decorating
  • Attendance: Part-time
  • Qualification: Level 1/Level 2 Diploma
  • Course Start: September (start dates flexible through the year subject to availability)
  • Course Length: Various
  • Location: Millwright Street Campus
  • Cost: Level 1 Award - £240 Level 1 Certificate - £843 Level 1 Diploma - £1,083 Level 2 - £1,206

Course Dates

Courses run frequently subject to demand

Route

Progression into the Level 2 Diploma is dependent upon successful completion of the Level 1 Diploma and the development of appropriate practical skills.

Level 1 Diploma > Level 2 Diploma

Level 2 Diploma > Employment/Further Study

Requirements

Level 1 - No formal qualifications are necessary

Level 2 - Requires successful completion of the Level 1.

All applicants will complete a basic skills assessment.

Description

This course is aimed at those aged 19+ who are interested in a career in the painting & decorating industry or who simply want to gain some skills in this area.

The course covers the following units:

Level 1 Diploma

  • Carry out safe working practices in construction
  • Information, quantities and communicating with others
  • Building methods and construction technology
  • Erect and dismantle access equipment and working platforms
  • Prepare surfaces for decoration
  • Apply paint systems by brush and roller
  • Apply foundation and plain papers
  • Produce specialist decorative finishes
  • Prepare for and paint flush doors and hang wallpaper

Level 2 Diploma

  • Carry out safe working practices in construction
  • Information, quantities and communicating with others
  • Building methods and construction technology
  • Prepare surfaces for decoration
  • Apply paint systems by brush and roller
  • Apply standard papers to walls and ceilings
  • Produce specialist decorative finishes
  • Apply waterborne paint systems using high volume low pressure (HVLP) spray equipment
  • Erect and dismantle access equipment and working platforms
  • Prepare for and decorate a room including doors and balusters

Further Information

For more information on how to apply for this course click here.

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