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Construction Building - Decorative Finishing and Industrial Painting Intermediate Apprenticeship Level 2 at Exeter College

Course description

This apprenticeship will equip you with the practical skills and knowledge to become a painter and decorator. This apprenticeship is for anyone working within the industry. As an apprentice you will hold a full-time job and attend college on day release throughout the programme.

Course content

This apprenticeship will equip you with the practical skills and knowledge of access equipment and working platforms, applying paint systems by brush and roller, applying foundation and plain papers and producing specialist decorative finishes. You will progress to include skills such as preparation of surfaces, applying standard papers to walls and ceilings and producing specialist decorative work.

Entry requirements

You need GCSEs at Grade D or above in Maths and English and will need to complete an initial assessment at college as part of the application process. You need a real interest in painting and decorating and you need to be employed in a relevant role.

Financial information

You will need safety boots, overalls and recommended text books.


Future opportunities

On successful completion you will be equipped to progress to a junior management role in a large company. You may also consider going on to study a Level 3 Diploma in Construction. 



How to apply

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

Last updated date: 27 January 2016