Painting & Decorating City & Guilds Level 2 Technical Certificate at Wigan & Leigh College
This course suits students who would like to develop their skills and knowledge in this interesting trade. You will be supported by experienced and enthusiastic tutors who will help you achieve your goal.
This course consists of practical and theoretical study. Learners progress onto this course from Level 1. Learners will carry out safe working practices in construction, use information quantities and communicate with others, learn building methods and construction technology, prepare surfaces for decoration, apply paint systems by brush and roller, apply standard papers to walls and ceilings, apply water-borne paint systems using high volume low pressure (HVLP) spray equipment erect and dismantle access equipment and working platforms.
A minimum of 5 A*-D/ 9-3 GCSE subjects or equivalent including maths or English
Assessment is via practical skills and the underpinning theoretical knowledge, including short tests, subject assignments, a health and safety test and an externally set theoretical knowledge test.
Courses are free for 16-19 year olds. For further information contact our Student Services team on 01942 761609.
This course can assist learners to progress onto the Level 3 Diploma in Painting and Decorating.
You will need a basic kit, overalls and safety boots.
If you are 16-18 years old, you may be eligible for our FREE bus pass.
Find out more: www.wigan-leigh.ac.uk/free-bus-pass
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.