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Progression Painting and Decorating at EKC Group

Course description

This study programme has been developed to provide you with the opportunity to build personal and vocational skills essential for a successful working life. You will have the opportunity to study a range of vocational areas.

Course content

This programme has been designed in such a way that if you are not sure which vocational area you would like to study in, you will have the chance to move and sample a different area at various points in the year.The vocational areas are:CateringConstructionChildcareHairdressingBeautySportCarpentryMotor VehicleBricklayingPainting and DecoratingICT and ComputingHealth & Social CareYou will work towards external accreditation in Employability skills and a vocational qualification. Continuous assessment and review towards building a portfolio of evidence.This study programme will include English and Maths and enterprise activities, challenges and recognised guest speakers that will support the development of skills towards employability and suitability to progress onto the next level of study.

Entry requirements

There are no particular entry requirements for this programme.


You will be continuously assessed, building a portfolio of evidence.

Financial information

If you are 16-18yrs old at the start of the course your course will be free. There may be payments needed for trips, visits and other materials. For adult learners (over 19) financial support towards the costs of your course may be available. Please contact Student Admissions on 01843 605040 for more details.

Future opportunities

On successful completion you could progress onto one of our Level 2 programmes

Further information

Please Contact - Student Support Services on 01843 605062, e-mail:

How to apply

You can apply for this course through UCAS Progress. Add this course to your favourites so you can start making an application.

Last updated date: 18 October 2016
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Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 1 year(s)
  • Course code: 003636/1/1
  • Web url:
  • Number of planned places: 13

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    • EKC Group's Broadstairs College is  located on the Isle of Thanet in Broadstairs, Kent on the southeast coast of the United Kingdom.

      We offer an outstanding range of college Study Programmes across a range of subject areas, suited for all students, abilities and ambitions.
      The Broadstairs campus is located on Ramsgate Road, and over the last three years over £25m has been invested in new facilities which include a Centre for Environmental Technologies, a centre for Creative Industries and a unique-4 Star Training hotel.
      EKC Group is committed to developing the prosperity and wellbeing of the communities we serve.