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Decorative Occupations Apprenticeship Level 2 at Lowestoft College

Course description

An Apprenticeship is a work-based learning programme for people aged 16 and over. It provides an excellent opportunity to combine both training in the workplace and in the College. Whilst on the programme, you will be working towards an NVQ (National Vocational Qualification), Technical Certificate and Functional Skills.

Course content

NVQ Level 2 On-the-job training

  • Conform to general workplace safety
  • Conform to efficient work practices
  • Move and handle resources
  • Erect and dismantle access/working platforms
  • Prepare surfaces for painting and decorating
  • Apply paint systems by brush and roller

Off-the job training

  • Carry out safe working practices
  • Information, quantities and communicating with others
  • Building methods and construction technology
  • Prepare surfaces for decoration
  • Apply paint materials by brush and roller
  • Apply standard papers to walls and ceilings
  • Produce specialist decorative finishes
  • Apply waterborne paint systems using high volume low pressure (HVLP) spray equipment
  • Erect and dismantle access equipment and working platforms

Future opportunities

Advanced Apprenticeship (AA) in Decorative Occupations

How to apply

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

Last updated date: 06 April 2016
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