Diploma in Painting & Decorating // Level 2
The course for you ...
You have the basic skills and knowledge, but would like to gain further experience in painting and decorating.
What will I study?
The Level 2 Diploma in Painting & Decorating will help you to learn and develop the knowledge and skills required for employment and a career as a painter and decorator.
This course is delivered through a mixture of theory-based and practical sessions, covering the following units: 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 wallpapers and hangings to walls and ceilings; Producing specialist finishes for decorative work; Applying and creating colour; and Erecting and dismantling access equipment and working platforms.
Level 1 Diploma in Painting & Decorating or equivalent. An interview is required.
Units will be assessed by externally set question papers and practical assignments.
Progression & Careers
You could continue your education by progressing to the next level of study at TMC, or to an apprenticeship, or employment in the painting and decorating sector.