Painting and Decorating (Level 2 Traineeship)
City and Guilds
Apprenticeships & Traineeships
Start Date29 Aug 2022
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Course: City and Guilds Level 2 Traineeship Painting and DecoratingCampus: SpringtownType: Full TimeStart Date: 29/08/2022Fees:
- Site location Springtown
- Unit 215-Preparing surfaces for decoration
- Unit 216-Applying paint systems by brush and roller to complex areas
- Unit 217-Applying standard papers to walls and ceilings
- Unit 218-Producing specialist finishes for decorative work
- Unit 220-Erecting and dismantling access equipment and working platforms
- Unit 230-Creating and applying colour
- Unit 201-Health, safety and welfare in construction
- Unit 202-Principles of building construction, information and communication
UK RequirementsApplicants will be required to hold a minimum of a level 1 qualification, defined as 4 GCSEs including Maths (Grade E) and English (Grade E)
ROI Requirements4 OLCs (grade 05-08 or above) to include English and Maths at (Grade 06 or above).
Students will be required to attend work experience which will be organised on a weekly basis or in blocks throughout the calendar year.
Uniform - PPE College covers cost.
Further StudyStudents without Maths and English at grade C or above will have the opportunity to complete essential skills to Level 2 as part of the programme of study. On successful completion of the Level 2 Dip or employment status/entry qualifications it is possible to progress onto full time employment on Apprenticeship NI programme.
Career ProspectsSalary GuideStarter: £15,000 to £18,000Experienced: £21,000 to £25,000Highly Experienced: £25,000 to £30,000Self-employed painters and decorators set their own pay rates.With experience, you could become a team supervisor or move into related areas like estimating, contract management, interior or set design, or apprentice training.
This course had a huge impact on my life. Not only did it give me the confidence to start my own photography business, but I also gained friends for life!Linda McGlinchey (Photography)
Apprenticeships differ from school because you can actually earn a wage while gaining your qualifications.Declan McEleney (ApprenticeshipNI Welding)