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Painting and Decorating (Level 1 Certificate / Diploma)
City and Guilds
Trades & Craftfs
Start Date2 Sept 2024
Course: City and Guilds Level 1 Certificate / Diploma Diploma in Painting and DecoratingCampus: Strand RoadType: Full TimeStart Date: 02/09/2024Fees:
- Site location Strand Road
- Erecting and dismantling access equipment working platforms
- Preparing surfaces for decoration
- Applying paint systems by brush and roller to non complex areas
- Principles of building construction, information and communication
- Applying foundation and plain papers
- Producing specialist decorative finishes
- Health, safety and welfare in construction
UK RequirementsNo formal entry requirements, applicants must have the potential to achieve full qualification.
ROI RequirementsNo formal entry requirements, applicants must have the potential to achieve full qualification.
Additional Requirements Prior to Entry
Attendance at Information Session
Work placement is optional component of this course, which would be encouraged for those wishing to pursue a career in this field.
Further StudyThere are excellent progression routes from this Level 1 course on to L2 Traineeships to employment on the L2 Apprenticeship programme completing trade at Level 3.
Career ProspectsPainters have excellent opportunities to become self-employed and start their own businesses. Once Level 3 Apprenticeship has been completed painters can progressed to HE courses to further develop their careers in the construction industry with job opportunities as site manager, project managers, H&S officers and teaching.
My Foundation Degree course gave me the tools and knowledge I needed to progress to a Degree in Business and Enterprise. I recently started my own textile business in the city called ‘Custom Designs’.Leo Nicholl (Business)
The support I received from my lecturers at NWRC was incredible. They always pushed me to my full potential and gave me the confidence to open my own beauty salon.Vanessa Canning (Hair & Beauty)