Painting & Decorating (Level 2 Diploma) 19+ 18 Weeks

Learn, Develop and Practice the Skills required for a Career in Painting & Decorating

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The Skills Company

The Skills Company

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About the course

The Skills Company are proud to offer this fantastic trade course FREE for unemployed people looking to up skill. Whether you are looking to be employed or self employed this level 2 Painting & Decorating training an qualification is a great way to start.

Delivered at the Skills Companies state of the art training centre in Trafford park, you will learn all the skills you need to become a proficient Painter & Decorator.

The training is held on Mondays, Tuesdays and Wednesdays each week and runs for 17 weeks.

It covers the following skills: 

  1. Health, safety and welfare in construction
  2. Principles of building construction, information and communication
  3. Preparing surfaces for decoration
  4. Applying paint systems by brush and roller to complex areas
  5. Applying standard papers to walls and ceilings 
  6. Producing specialist finishes for decorative work
  7.  Erecting and dismantling access equipment and working platforms
  8.  Creating and applying colour

This is a C-Skills qualification

The training is easily accessible using public transport via numerous bus routes, all bus stops are within a 2 to 20 minute walk of the venue:

Bus Routes (1 Bus):

  • 294 - Langley, Middleton, Blakely, Crumpsal, Cheetham Hill, Broughton, Ordsall
  • 250,X50,291 - Salford Quays, Hulme, Manchester, Eccles
  • 68 - Farnworth, Worsley, Eccles
  • 22 - Stockport, Bolton, Chorlton, Swinton
  • 100 - Warrington
  • 52 - Failsworth, Newton Heath, North Manchester

Accessible from any area of Greater Manchester easily via two buses

The course will be given on a first come first serve basis. Additional courses will be ongoing throughout the year.  After initial assessment you will be invited in to do a full induction and to start the course, normally within a week.

BOOK NOW to reserve your place on the next info session & initial assessment. Dates and times detailed below.

Please ensure that you take proof of benefit, your birth certificate or photo ID on the first day to prove your eligibility for the course.

Travel costs maybe available via your local Job Centre, if required please let them know you are attending

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  • Qualification Gained: Nationally Recognised Qualification
  • Difficulty Level: Beginner
  • Duration: 18 Weeks
  • Travel Expenses Paid: May Apply
  • Course ID: #1573
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