Painting and Decorating
The tutors have great experience and all the knowledge you need to gain skills in the field
Our course workshops are industry standard, equipped with everything that would be used in the real world as a painter and decorator.
The tutors have great experience and all the knowledge you need to gain skills in the field, such as preparation techniques, colour theory, methods of painting surfaces, applying paper, producing specialist finishes, using High Volume Low Pressure (HVLP) spray equipment and using paint systems.
Bet you didn’t know there was so much to it!
This course is mainly practical and as an added bonus you get to work on cool projects all year in the workshop!
- Quantifying materials
- Preparation of walls and surfaces
- Colour theory
- Methods of painting surfaces
- Using high volume low-pressure spray
- Using paint systems
Work experience is a mandatory element of the Painting and Decorating course. Learners will develop and perfect a wide range of skills by working on live construction and building sites.
Learners on the Painting and Decorating course will visit a variety of local building developments during their time on this course.
- Industrial painter and decorator
- Domestic painter and decorator
Following successful completion of level 3 there is the option of progressing to the HNC or HND in Construction at the University Centre Grimsby which could lead to jobs in supervision or management in construction.