This is a practical and theory based course perfect for anyone wanting a career in this industry.
The Painting and Decorating City and Guilds Level 2 Diploma will need you to complete specific units and topics. You will work towards the following units to make up the full qualification:
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
Each unit will include an externally set assessment to demonstrate your knowledge and understanding of the unit.
Entry Requirements & Interview Process
All applicants will be required to have successfully completed a Level 1 Diploma in Painting and Decorating, or prove competence to the standards required for the Level 2 qualification, through an interview.
After applying, you will be invited to attend an Admissions Event and tour our facilities and have all of your questions answered by one of our experts.
All successful students may have the opportunity to progress onto the next level in the same trade area.
Employment opportunities could include an apprenticeship in your chosen trade area.
Continuous assessment throughout the course based on practical observation, portfolio of evidence, written assessments and online exams.
This course is free for students age 16 – 18. For students 19+ please contact our Student Services Team on 01422 399367 for more information.
Calderdale College has a set of standard entry requirements. Apply for the course you want to study and we will help you get there.
There are a lot of courses available – work focused, practical and academic so it is important to think about the future and whether you want to proceed to university, move onto another course or get a job. We offer BTECs, Apprenticeships, T Levels, NVQs, VRQs, Degree Level Courses and more.
If you’re still not sure, don’t worry, just speak to a member of our advice and guidance team who will advise you.