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Painting & Decorating Level 1 at Craven College

Course description

Gain a valuable introduction to painting and decorating with this Level 1 Diploma. Perfect if you love working in a practical environment and learning new skills.

Bricklaying, joinery, painting and plastering are all taught in our new purpose built, industry standard Ribblehead Construction Building on our Aireville Campus, Skipton. 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
  • Hang basic wallpapers
  • Painting ceilings, walls, woodwork & metalwork using appropriate brushes & rollers
  • Prepare surfaces for decoration
  • Prepare the work area for decorative operations
  • Storing materials & equipment
  • Working efficiently

Entry requirements

Multi Skills Level 1 Certificate


Written and practical assessment

Financial information

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Future opportunities


Your choices may include:

  • Painting & Decorating Level 2
  • Painting & Decorating Apprenticeship
  • Property Maintenance Apprenticeship

Your choices may include:

  • Painter & Decorator Assistant

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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