You will develop your skills and knowledge of painting and decorating in the construction centre at our Bordesley Green Campus. Our fully equipped painting and decorating workshops provide the perfect setting for your development, and our tutors will use their wealth of industry experience to help you become a competent painter and decorator. Throughout your course you will also have the opportunity to showcase your skills at a number of events, including the Skill Build competition, and benefit from a possible apprenticeship through the fantastic links we have with local employers. You will also have the opportunity to work on college projects with external companies through our dedicated renovations team.
• Safe and efficient working practices
• Erect and dismantle equipment and platforms
• Preparation of surfaces
• Produce specialist decorative finishes
• Applying wallpapers to walls and ceilings
You’ll need to have completed the Diploma in Painting & Decorating Level 1 or to have some relevant site experience which would need to be demonstrated to the tutor.
You could progress on to the Diploma in Painting & Decorating Level 3. Alternatively, you could find employment as a painter and decorator.