Level 2 C&G Diploma in Painting & Decorating (6707-23)
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Who is it for?
This programme is designed to give you a broad knowledge and understanding of the Construction Industry and to provide you with the technical skills training to achieve a Level 2 Diploma in Painting and Decorating. Progression from the Level 2 course would be to the Level 3 Diploma in Painting and Decorating or an Apprenticeship.
L1 qualification in Construction or Painting and Decorating. GCSE in Maths and English at grade 3 or above. You will need to attend an interview and initial assessment prior to acceptance.You will demonstrate commitment and motivation and be willing to study theoretical and practical components of the course. You will be required to take the CITB assessment paper to evaluate your ability to read and understand construction drawings.
What does the course involve?
This course develops knowledge and skills in painting and decorating and covers the following:-
- Erecting and dismantling access equipment and working platforms
- Preparing surfaces
- Applying paint systems by brush and roller
- Applying foundation and plain papers
- Producing specialist decorative finishes
- Applying and creating colour
- Principles of building construction, information, and communication
You will have to undertake all units. Students may also be required to attend Maths and English (GCSE or Functional Skills Level 2) depending on prior achievements and initial assessments.
How is the course assessed?
Each unit will be assessed by end of unit multiple-choice tests supported with practical assessments throughout the year, together with an online multiple-choice knowledge test.
How much does it cost?
You must provide your own overalls, safety shoes, classroom equipment, and contribute to the cost of any additional enrichment activities.
If you are aged 19 or over tuition fees may be payable on enrolment, plus materials fees.
What do I do next?
If you meet the entry requirements for this course, please use the Register my Interest or Apply Now buttons or contact Part-time Admissions on 01743 342333 to organise enrolment. If you are still undecided about the course most suitable for you, please drop in to one of our Advice Events, ring Part-time Admissions on 01743 342 333, use our Live Chat facility or email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Fees stated are for enrolment for the current academic year only. Courses which run for 2 or 3 years will be subject to further fees and possible price increases each year.