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Painting and Decorating (Level 2)


Why study this course?

This course provides the opportunity to develop the hands on vocational training and underpinning knowledge that will prepare you for employment within the building and general construction sectors as a Painter and Decorator.

What will I study?

You will learn the core skills of surface preparation and a range of surface treatments. You will learn about specialist surface finishing and stencilling techniques and how to provide safe working platforms.

What will I be able to do after I complete this course?

This study programme will prepare you for progression on to the Painting & Decorating Level 3 study programme or onto an apprenticeship.

Are there any additional costs?

• Personal protective equipment for the course (PPE)approx. £30
• Textbooks approx. £20
• Basic tool kit approx. £50
• You will also be required to pay approx. £40 to take a CSCS test. This will allow you to complete the mandatory 30 hours work experience required as part of this study programme

Is there anything else I need to know when considering this course?

All of our students are encouraged to complete valuable work experience throughout the course and we use our various contacts to make sure you get the most out of these opportunities.

Although the government has announced that exams will not be going ahead this summer, we are committed to ensuring that all students who apply to join us this year will be able to do so. We therefore want to reassure you that you have nothing to worry about with regards to applying for one of our programmes starting in September 2020. We are committed to ensuring that the challenges of the current situation will not prevent our future students from achieving their full potential, we are with you every step of the way. To apply online, select the 'Apply' button. You will need to register an account and then you can follow the instructions on screen

What qualifications will I gain?

• Painting & Decorating NOCN- CSkills Award Level 2 Diploma • Health, Safety and Environment (CSCS) test • English & maths qualifications if required.