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Painting and Decorating L2 Diploma at Bishop Auckland College

Course description

This course will extend your skill base to enable you to progress onto an Apprenticeship. You will learn and practice the skills needed to be successful in your career, whether this is working for an employer or working for yourself running your own business. This full-time course is taught over three days per week for one year and includes Maths and English. The course consists of eight unit tests and practical assessments.

Course content

This course will prepare you to further your skills into the field of painting and decorating by studying the following: – Health, Safety and Welfare in Construction – Principles of Building Construction, Information and Communication – Preparing Surfaces for Decoration – Applying Paint Systems 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.

Future opportunities

The course will prepare you for further learning or training and will develop your knowledge and skills in your subject area.


What can I do when I finish?

If you gain suitable grades you may want to progress to the Level 3 Diploma in Painting & Decorating course or a paid Apprenticeship at Level 2 or 3.

How to apply

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

Last updated date: 09 February 2016
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