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Painting & Decorating Level 2 at Craven College

Course description

Give yourself the advantage with this valuable introduction to the world of painting and decorating, building upon existing knowledge and skills.

If you love working in a practical environment but also want to work creatively, this could be the Diploma qualification for you. Study topics from producing drawn plans, specialist decorative effects, stippling & sponging and much more.

Painting and decorating students have access to purpose made booths for training and assessment with specialist industry standard equipment. Our tutors are specialist craftspeople and have many year’s experience in the construction industry in both large and small businesses with specialisms in heritage and conservation work. You will have the opportunity to enter the prestigious CITB Skill Build competition. All tools, equipment and materials are provided.

Course content

  • Apply paint materials
  • Apply paint systems using airless spray equipment
  • Ensure good working relationships
  • Erect & dismantle access equipment
  • Hang standard wallpapers
  • Produce basic specialist decorative effects
  • Produce drawn information eg plans
  • Rag rolling
  • Stippling & sponging
  • Use information & communicate effectively

Entry requirements

Painting & Decorating Level 1 including English & maths GCSEs 9-2 (A*-E)


Written and practical assessment

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Future opportunities


Your choices may include:

  • Painting & Decorating Level 3
  • Painting & Decorating Apprenticeship
  • Property Maintenance Apprenticeship

Your choices may include:

  • Painter & Decorator

Further information

At Craven College we want you to be successful both during your time here at College and anything you decide to do after College.

The support services within College exist to help support you to get the most out of your course:Craven College Support

How to apply

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

Last updated date: 10 October 2017
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