Level 2 Technical in Painting and Decorating (Progression route)
This programme will help you develop the skills required to enter a specific trade within the construction industry.
Course Information for Students
Who is this course for?
This course is suitable if you have a keen interest in painting and decorating and have met the entry requirements.
You should have successfully completed an appropriate Level 1 qualification within the trade area, and have grade 3 GCSE or the equivalent in Maths and grade 2 or the equivalent in English.
What will you learn?
You will cover:
- A range of surface preparation
- Applying different types of paints onto a range of different surfaces, including spraying
- Hanging different types of wallpaper onto walls and ceilings
- Working at height
- Decorative effects
How will you learn?
You will learn on-site, in the classroom and in the practical workshop. There may be some requirement to complete work online, but this will be kept to a minimum.
While we make every endeavour to run programmes as advertised, we reserve the right to cancel those which do not enrol sufficient numbers to make them viable.
What will you need to bring with you?
You will need to supply your own basic stationery, notebook, padlock, safety footwear, work trousers and safety glasses.
You will also be required to purchase a Derby College Group sweat shirt and polo shirt once you have started the course.
As you progress through the course, there is an expectation that you will purchase a basic tool kit once you are settled into your studies.
How will you be assessed?
A range of assessment methods will be used throughout the course:
- A portfolio of ongoing training and assessment in both practical and theory work, which will be graded for quality and content
- Synoptic assessment of both practical and theory within the first six months
- Final skills assessment which will be graded against set criteria
- Final knowledge assessment in the form of a multiple-choice exam
You can progress to a Level 3 Technical in Painting and Decorating as a full-time learner. There is also the potential to enter an apprenticeship or employment in the construction industry. If you pursue further studies, you will continue to develop your literacy and numeracy skills.
Who do you contact for more information?
For more information, contact Derby College Group on 0800 0280289 or email@example.com
Course Information for Employers
Information for Employers
This course could lead to one of these careers...
Painters and Decorators
Glass and Ceramics Makers, Decorators and Finishers
Vehicle Paint Technicians
Other Construction and Building Trades
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Course Information Last Updated On: March 9, 2023 4:15 pm