What is it like to study this course and how will I be assessed?
Please note: this apprenticeship was formerly known as Construction Building - Decorative Finishing and Industrial Painting
This apprenticeship will equip you with the practical skills and knowledge to become a painter and decorator. This apprenticeship is for anyone working within the industry. As an apprentice you will hold a full-time job and attend college on day release throughout the programme.
As well as the NVQ you will complete the Level 2 Diploma – Painting and Decorating Technical Certificate.
This apprenticeship will equip you with the practical skills and knowledge of access equipment and working platforms, applying paint systems by brush and roller, applying foundation and plain papers and producing specialist decorative finishes. You will progress to include skills such as preparation of surfaces, applying standard papers to walls and ceilings and producing specialist decorative work.