Level 1 in Painting and Decorating

As a Painter and Decorator, you have the rewarding job of adding finishing touches to a refurbishment or a newly-built property.

Course Summary

Our courses provide you with practical knowledge and experience, whether you are hoping to enter the decorating industry for the first time or building on existing skills.

As well as providing vocational skills for work within painting and decorating, these courses offer a broad curriculum designed to develop self-confidence, personal and social skills, employability, maths and English.

You will be trained in:

  • The use of tools and access equipment
  • Surface preparation
  • Painting techniques
  • Health and safety
  • Specialist paint effects
  • General building knowledge (Basic Construction Industry)
  • Wallpapering

Your course will include access to work experience on a variety of internally organised projects to help bridge the gap to a apprenticeship or employment.

Course available at Barnardo’s ETS North

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