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What's covered?

This one year course will provide you with all round painting and decorating skills which could lead to a career in painting and decorating at an intermediate level. If you successfully complete this course you can progress to the Level 3 Diploma.

You will cover a number of areas including:

  • Advanced Preparation Techniques
  • Water and Oil Based Painting by Brush and Roller
  • Advanced Paper Hanging
  • HVLP Spraying and Decorative Techniques (Broken Colour Work, Graining, Marbling, Murals and Advanced Stencilling)

What do you need?

Four GCSEs grade 3 or above or the successful completion of L1 Diploma

How you are assessed

You will be required to complete practical and theory tasks, unit end tests followed by an online exam and a practical phase test.

How Long?

1 Year

What course next?

Find employment and complete NVQ qualification or Level 3

What could this lead to?

A career in painting and decorating at an intermediate level

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