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Painting & Decorating Level 2 Diploma at Kidderminster College

Course description

This course helps you to prepare to work safely and with confidence in the construction industry with a focus on gaining specialist skills in painting and decorating. You will work to recognised industrial standards and you will gain the underpinning knowledge and skills to prepare you for a career in the industry or as a painter and decorator.  

Course content

  • Communication Skills
  • Construction Technologies
  • Health and Safety
  • Scaffolding
  • Specialist Finishes
  • Spraying
  • Sustainability
  • Wallpapering.

Entry requirements

Four GCSEs Grades A-E or an equivalent qualification.


All units will be internally assessed and externally moderated. There may be a formal examination.

Financial information

Protective clothing, decorator's bib and brace.

Future opportunities

Level 3 Diploma in Decorating, Level 3 (Advanced) Apprenticeship in Decorating

  • Commercial Decorator
  • Domestic Decorator
  • Site Contractor
  • Level 3 (Advanced) Apprenticeship in Decorating

How to apply

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

Last updated date: 25 April 2016

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    • The college is based in a stunning, modern building, with teaching rooms and specialist facilities on four floors surrounding a beautiful, glass-covered central atrium. You will find well-equipped classrooms, studios, workshops and performance spaces as well as state-of-the-art IT. High quality catering is available in the magnificent Terrace café in the centre of the college