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SGS Filton

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Level 2 Painting & Decorating

Part time course

What will I learn:

  • Health safety and welfare in construction
  • principles of building construction , information and communication
  • erecting and dismantling access equipment and working platforms
  • preparing surfaces for decoration
  • applying paint systems by brush and roller
  • applying foundation and plain papers
  • producing specialist finishes for decorative work
  • applying and creating colour

How will the course be delivered:

Practical based qualification however all units require underpinning knowledge which will be carried out in theory sessions

How will I know how I am doing:

Tracking is carried out through progress 1-1 meetings with personal tutor

Is previous experience necessary:


Do I receive a qualification:

Level 2 diploma in painting and decorating city and guilds

What can I do next:

Level 3 painting and decorating or further level 2 in different occupation

What should I bring to my first class:

Suitable clothing, pen and writing pad

Are there any extra costs:


Dates & Costs

Level 2 Painting & Decorating

Duration: 45 weeks
Qualifications: Diploma