Level 3 Painting & Decorating
|Mode of study||Vocational Full-time|
|Campus||London Road Campus|
|Start date||6 September 2022|
|Course code||FLR3PDN (2223)|
Who is it for?
This programme is designed to give you broad knowledge and understanding of the Construction Industry and to provide the technical skills training to achieve a level 1 Diploma in Painting and Decorating. Progression from the L1 course would be to the Level 2 Diploma in P & D or to a combined L2 NVQ/Diploma in P & D you should gain an Apprenticeship.
Level 2 qualification in Construction or Painting and Decorating. GCSE in Maths and English at grade 3 or above. 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?
The main modules covered are:
Applying hangings to walls and ceilings
Producing specialist finishes for painted decorative work
Producing specialist architectural finishes for decorative work
Applying water-borne paint systems using airless equipment and High-Volume Low Pressure (HVLP) spray equipment
Principles of organising, planning, and pricing construction work
You will have to undertake all units and pass Functional Skills in English and / or Maths (if not already achieved).
How is the course assessed?
Your work is continually assessed throughout the course with each unit having a practical and theoretical assessment task. In addition, you are required to pass an end of year exam in order to successfully achieve the diploma.
How much does it cost?
You will provide your own overalls, safety shoes, tools, classroom equipment and contribute to the cost of any additional enrichment activities.
Functional Skills in English and Maths and Tutorial.
What do I do next?
You can apply online via the APPLY NOW button. You can also apply for a second, alternative programme of study on the application page. If after reading this factsheet, you are still undecided about the course most suitable for you, please drop in to one of our Open Evenings, ring Admissions on 01743 342346 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Level 1 Painting & Decorating
Previous school: Shrewsbury Academy
Painting & Decorating is a good trade to train in and offers great business opportunities afterwards. The tutors are good and I have learnt so much here – I have especially enjoyed learning how to wallpaper.
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