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Painting and Decorating Level 3 at EKC Group

Course description

Perfect if you want to develop more advanced painting and decorating and interior design skills.

Course content

You’ll learn how to apply wide wall coverings and carry out specialist architectural feature work, as well as refining your painting and wallpapering skills. You can look forward to the chance to project manage real community based projects and participate in skills competitions.This Study Programme will include English and Maths at an appropriate level, and it will support the development of skills towards employability and suitability to progress onto the next level of study.

Entry requirements

You will need a minimum of five GCSEs at C grades or equivalent, including Maths and English. Students may be able to progress from Level 2 vocationally related programmes.

Assessment

You will learn through practical sessions in our workshop environments and assessment will be through written work and online tests.

Financial information

Additional expenses to consider include safety boots, bib and brace decorator whites at an approximate total cost of £45. If you are 16-18yrs old at the start of the Study Programme, it will be free. There may be additional payments required for trips, visits and other materials. If you are aged 24 and over an Advanced Learning loan may be available if you are studying at Level 3 and above. To find out if you’re eligible visit www.24plusmicrosite.com/eligible-tool. Eligible students may be able to get help with course related costs such as travel, equipment and childcare. Please contact Support Services for confirmation of all Study Programme fees quoted:Broadstairs Campus - 01843 605062 (or e-mail supportservices.broadstairs@eastkent.ac.uk)Folkestone Campus 01303 858300 (or e-mail supportservices.folkestone@eastkent.ac.uk)

Future opportunities

What next? On successful completion you could enter employment within the painting and decorating or interior design industry.

Further information

Please Contact - Student Support Services on 01843 605062, e-mail: support.services@eastkent.ac.uk

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: 15 January 2015
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Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 1 year(s)
  • Course code: 200608/1/1
  • Web url: www.eastkent.ac.uk
  • Number of planned places: 6

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    • EKC Group's Folkestone College is in easy reach of the town centre and Folkestone's thriving creative quarter.

      We offer Study Programmes and courses across a range of subject areas, suited for all students, abilities and ambitions.

      We already haveThe Edge, our School of Creative and Business, a unique combination of a Peter Jones Enterprise Academy and a range of Design, Photography and Film  courses as well as some other fantastic new facilties planned for 2019..

      EKC Group is committed to developing the prosperity and well-being of the communities we serve.