Level 2 Diploma in Painting and Decorating

17 weeks
*Free
Greater Manchester SkillCentre Unit B, Ashburton Way Trafford Park Manchester M17 1EH

Course Overview

The Level 2 painting and decorating diploma allows you to learn, develop and practice the skills required for employment and/or career progression in painting and decorating.

It covers the following skills:

  • Health, safety and welfare in construction
  • Principles of building construction, information and communication
  • Preparing surfaces for decoration
  • Applying paint systems by brush and roller to complex areas
  • Applying standard papers to walls and ceilings 
  • Producing specialist finishes for decorative work
  •  Erecting and dismantling access equipment and working platforms
  •  Creating and applying colour

This is a C-Skills qualification.

This course is free for those aged 19+ in receipt of an out of work benefit.