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Painting and Decorating Traineeship (Level 2 Traineeship)
City and Guilds
Apprenticeships & Traineeships
Start Date2 Sept 2024
Course: City and Guilds Level 2 Traineeship Painting and Decorating TraineeshipCampus: SpringtownType: Full TimeStart Date: 02/09/2024Fees:
- 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 Requirements4 GCSEs Grades D-G to include Maths and English Grade E
ROI Requirements4 OLCs (Grade O5-O8 or above) or equivalent to include English and Maths at Grade O6 or above. Applicants presenting with a Junior Cert or Junior Cycle qualification should have attained a majority of higher-level subjects including English and Maths
Additional Requirements Prior to Entry
Attendance at Information Session
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.
I have always enjoyed Engineering and Computer Science. My course at NWRC has helped me secure a place at Queens University.Joycie Rajan
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)