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Painting & Decorating Level 2 Diploma at East Surrey College

Course description

During this practical course you will complete seven units. You will learn about construction operations, health & safety, teamwork, wall coverings, decorative special finishes and working platforms.

Course content

Units/topics covered:
All aspects of painting and decorating to include:
 Preparation of different types of surfaces
 Hanging a range of wallpapers to walls and ceilings
 Application of oil and water based paints
 Storage and handling of materials
 Basic working platforms

Entry requirements

Painting & Decorating Level 1 Diploma.


Online tests and a portfolio of evidence.

Financial information

If you are under 19 on 31/08/2016, tuition is free. If you are 19 or over please consult Client Services for advice and guidance on funding and eligibility.
Please be aware that there may be additional costs for equipment and educational visits. This information will be available from the curriculum staff at interview.

Future opportunities

Employment as a trainee Painter & Decorator, Level 3 Diploma, NVQ or an apprenticeship.

Further information

To meet health and safety requirements within our realistic work environment, learners must provide steel toe-capped boots/safety shoes and must wear suitable clothing.

If you have any outstanding queries please contact our Client Services team on 01737 788444.

How to apply

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

Last updated date: 13 April 2016
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Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 1 Year
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