Level 2 Diploma in Painting & Decorating | Walsall College

Level 2 Diploma in Painting & Decorating

Want to develop your skills and knowledge in Painting and Decorating?

This part-time evening course will enhance the skills you have, whether this was developed at home or from working within the trade.

Classes take place at our Green Lane Campus, which is also home to our Bell Decorating Academy that was launched to ensure students are highly skilled and work-ready.

This craft level qualification is for people who want to gain the necessary skills to work in the Painting & Decorating industry. The course will also provide you with all of the required skills to operate at Level 2 Diploma standards.

To gain this Diploma in Painting and Decorating, you will need to achieve all of the course units, including knowledge tests and practical assignments throughout the year. You'll have the opportunity to work on different decorating projects in purpose built rooms and cubicles, and will receive regular feedback on progress.

Skills that are covered include: 

  • Paperhanging to ceilings, complex walls i.e. windows, internal and external corners etc. using a variety of domestic type matching papers
  • All types of preparation and paint application to achieve a professional finish
  • Specialist decorative techniques to include marbling and woodgraining
  • Colour theory
  • Scaffolding and access equipment

For further course information click the download button.

Completion of an initial assessment at an appropriate level during your interview.

Progression to Level 3, direct employment or a Construction Apprenticeship.

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Basic Information

Course Code B62E2PDE9P
Location Green Lane Campus
Level Level 2
Type Evening
Fee £695 + registration fees (or £1390 + registration fees if you do not qualify for co-funding)
Start Date Sep 16 2019

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