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Painting & Decorating Construction Diploma Level 2 at Stephenson College

Course description

The Painting & Decorating Diploma is made up of eight units. The Diploma is designed to prepare students for work in their particular occupational area.

Course content

Performing painting & decorating tasks of a non-complex nature, quantities and communicating with others, building methods and technology, prepare surfaces for decorating, apply paint systems by roller, apply standard papers to walls and ceilings, produce specialist decorative finishes, apply water-borne paint systems, spray equipment, erect/dismantle access equipment and working platforms. You will also learn functional skills which are English, Maths and ICT as required.

Entry requirements

You are required to have successfully completed the Diploma in Painting & Decorating at Level 1. You will need to attend an interview and undertake diagnostic testing to ensure your basic skills are at the appropriate level for this course.


Progressive assessments of all course elements are carried out on an individual basis. All assessments contribute towards course units, which will build for certification. Assessment includes an external test.

Financial information

Fully Funded

Future opportunities

The course will provide you with the necessary skills, training and knowledge to progress to an apprenticeship in Maintenance Operations or employment in the construction industry.

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How will I learn?

Your individual learning plan will help you learn in a way that best suits your needs. You will agree a work programme with your tutor, which will include the setting of individually assessed tasks, periodic reviews and tutorials.

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: 20 May 2014
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