Painting & Decorating Diploma
This course is designed to develop your skills and knowledge to an advanced level, enabling you to become competent, professional and prepare you for work in the industry. You will become confident in hanging complex papers, producing advanced specialist decorative effects, Airless and HVLP spray application and will build a good understanding of the industry, sustainability and industry regulations.
For two years running the success rate for this course has been 100%, which means that all students have achieved their qualification.
Our team of painting and decorating lecturers have worked and taught within the industry for many years and have a wealth of experience to pass on to enthusiastic students. Alongside this, you will be taught specialist skills in our industry-standard workshops at our construction centres. This means that you will be taught and trained to the highest possible level, helping you to become a specialist trades person with all the skills needed by any employer.
Throughout your course you will also have the opportunity to showcase your skills at a number of events, including SkillBuild, and benefit from 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.
What areas will I study?
- Applying specialist papers to walls and ceilings
- Producing specialist decorative finishes
- Applying paint systems with airless and HVLP spray equipment
- Fixing coving and ceiling centres