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Level 1 Diploma in Painting and Decorating

This Study Programme helps to prepare individuals for careers in painting and decorating.
Level
1
Duration
34 weeks
Location
Greater Manchester SkillCentre, Trafford Park

Working within this area you can play an important role in the painting and finishing of structural steel and concrete work used in bridges, factories, industrial and commercial buildings, as well as houses and apartments.

When does the course start?

Please get in touch with us to find out when the next course will start.

What does the course cover?
  • Health, safety and welfare in construction
  • Principles of building construction, information and communication
  • Preparing surfaces for decoration
  • Applying paint systems by brush and roller to complex areas
  • Applying standard papers to walls and ceilings
  • Producing specialist finishes for decorative work
  • Erecting and dismantling access equipment and working platforms
  • Creating and applying colour
Will I receive an allowance?

Yes, you will receive an allowance of up to £25 per week. There may be additional bursaries that you can apply for.

What will I achieve?

On successful completion you will achieve a Level 1 Diploma in Painting and Decorating

What are the entry requirements?

There are no formal entry grade requirements however, learners require to complete an initial assessment and interview.

How much does the course cost?

The course is FREE for anyone aged 16-18.

Location

Greater Manchester SkillCentre,
Unit B,
Ashburton Point,
Wheelforge Way,
Trafford Park,
Manchester,
M17 1EH