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Painting and Decorating Entry Level 3, Level 1 Award and Level Certificate at CDC

Course description

The Entry Level 3 Award in Painting has been developed for delivery in a training environment and has been designed to:

Introduce learners to the construction industry

Help learners to decide what area of the industry they would like to work in

Develop learners skills and knowledge at this level

Prepare learners for taking further qualifications to enable them to enter the industry in their chosen craft.

 

The Level 1 Award & Certificate in Painting and Decorating has been developed for delivery in a training environment and has been designed to:

Develop learners skills and knowledge at this level. 

Prepare learners to enter the industry in their chosen craft

Prepare learners to take further qualifications to develop their skills, knowledge and understanding within their chosen craft.  

 

 

 

 

 

Course content

The Entry Level 3 Award in Painting and Decorating units:

Clear and Store Painting Tools and Equipment

Health and safety in construction trades

Painting Skills

Prepare to Carry Out Painting

Level 1 Award in Paitning and Decorating units:

Clear and store painting and decorating tools and equipment

Health and safety in construction trades

Painting and decorating skills

Preparing to paint and decorate

Working and communicating effectively in construction trades  

 

Level 1 Certificate in Painting and Decorating units:

Apply paint to substrates

Apply wallpapers to substrates

Health and safety in construction trades

Prepare substrates for painting and decorating

Working and communicating effectively in construction trades  

Entry requirements

There are no formal entry requirements (i.e. qualifications a learner must have achieved) to take this qualification.

This qualification is accredited on the QCF for learners aged Pre 16, 16-18 and 19+.

Approved Centres must ensure learners are fully aware of the minimum age requirements of this qualification.

Assessment

The assessment requirement for this qualification is a learner workbook.

Learner Workbooks have been developed for each individual qualification, which gives us the flexibility to assess learners in the manner which best suits you.

This gives us the option to sign learners off on a unit-by-unit basis to aid with retention and recognise every learner’s achievements.

The Learner Workbooks contain both the knowledge and practical aspects of these qualifications, completion of the Workbook will ensure that all assessment criteria are met by the Learner.

Each Workbook has a supporting Trainer Workbook which gives guidance and exemplar answers for the Trainer to follow.

Financial information

16-18 year olds are fully funded Not all students after 18 may need to pay fees, depending on your circumstances.

Contact Dave Sturman on 0114 203 7102 for further advice/information.

Future opportunities

This Entry Level 3, Level 1 Award and Certificate in Painting and Decorating will enable and/or prepare the learner to progress in their chosen trade and on completion of this qualification, learners may progress:

To undertake further training in one of Cskills Awards qualifications:

Learners may progress to a Level 1 or Level 2 Diploma. 

Into a Traineeship to develop their skills. 

To an Apprenticeship.

Further information

Student questions?

Please contact Nick Clayton on 0114 203 7102.

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: 28 September 2016
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