Construction Design Centre

Painting and Decorating Diploma Level 1

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Construction Design Centre
Level 1

Course Description

The Level 1 Diploma in Painting and Decorating has been developed for delivery in a training environment and has been designed to:


  • Develop learners skills and knowledge at this level
  • Prepare learners to enter the industry in their chosen craft
  • Prepare learners to take further qualifications to develop their skills, knowledge and understanding wihin their chosen craft


Course content


  • Apply basic paint systems by brush and roller
  • Apply foundation and plain papers
  • Erect and dismantle access equipment and working platforms
  • Health, safety and welfare in construction and associated industries
  • Knowledge of construction technology
  • Knowledge of technical information, quantities and communication with others
  • Prepare common surface types for decoration
  • Produce standard decorative finishes


Entry requirements
No formal entry requirements


Skills review

  • Assessment
  • Ongoing practical testings (throughout the course)
  • Online end of unit testing (externally set)
  • Financial information

16-18 year olds are fully funded

Not all students after 18 may need to pay fees, depending on your circumstances


Future opportunities
Progression onto Level 2 Diploma in Painting and Decorating


Further information
Qualification delivered to meet industry requirements

Enquire about this course: Painting and Decorating Diploma Level 1

About You

Please note that due to HM Government funding rules, we need to know your age to check your eligibility for our courses. If you would like to find out more, please contact us


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Construction Design Centre

Evans Building

Manor Lane


S2 1TR

T: +44 (0) 114 2037102


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