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Painting and Decorating City & Guilds Diploma Level 2 at Southampton City College

Course description

This career-led course will provide you with the knowledge and skills required to be a skilled painter and decorator. You will learn, develop and practise the skills required for working in painting and decorating.

Course content

  • Erecting and dismantling access equipment and working platforms
  • Preparing surfaces for decoration
  • Applying paint systems by brush and roller
  • Applying foundation and plain papers
  • Producing specialist decorative finishes
  • Applying and creating colour

Entry requirements

  • GCSE grades A*-D (including English and maths), or relevant equivalent qualifications
  • Practical qualifications may also be considered as an alternative entry depending on grade achieved

Future opportunities

  • Advanced Apprenticeship in Painting and Decorating
  • NVQs or other relevant Level 3 courses
  • Employment with painting and decorating companies (private and public sector)

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Southampton City College directly.

Last updated date: 02 June 2016

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