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Basic Painting & Decorating Skills - 6217 (Level 1) at Coleg Sir Gar

Course description

These qualifications are aimed at providing an introduction to these crafts and they specifically provide an understanding of particular craft tasks, not occupational competence in the craft. They are suitable for learners who do not have access to an NVQ, as they can contribute towards the knowledge and understanding required for the related NVQ, while not required or proving evidence of occupational competence.

Course content

The Certificates in Basic Construction Skills qualifications have been designed by City & Guilds to provide basic training in construction skills for these seeking employment in the construction industry. They are suitable for use with learners who have no previous experience or knowledge of the construction craft skills.

Entry requirements

There are no formal entry requirements for candidates underetaking this qualification.  However, centres must ensure that candidates have the potential and opportunity to be successful in gaining their qualification/s.


All units will be assessed against the relevant unit practical criteria.

Future opportunities

This qualification provides knowledge and/or practical skills related to the NVQ Level 1 in Painting.

On completion of the qualification/s candidates may progress to

  • Diploma Level 1 Painting & Decorating
  • An apprenticeship in construction

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: 20 May 2014
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