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Advanced Painting and Decorating (PDA)

Edinburgh College

Venues

Granton Campus

Content

This Professional Development Award (PDA) Level 7 in Painting and Decorating. This course is for anyone that is working towards or have completed PDA Level 6 or an SVQ Level 3 in Painting and Decorating that wants to enhance their theoretical and practical skills. You can enrol onto this course even if you have been trading for several years and want to update your Continuous Professional Development (CPD) skills.

Course includes:
Health and safety in the construction industry; Technical drawing/computer aided design (CAD); Information technology; Decorative painting and finishes; Plastering; Carpentry and joinery. The Core Skills of ICT, numeracy and communication will be developed and certificated on this course.

Entry Requirements

Completed PDA Level 6 or SVQ at SCQF Level 7 in Paint and Decorating

Progression Routes

This course provides the underpinning knowledge required to continue Further Education in construction or seek an apprenticeship within the industry. Painter and Decorator.

Start Date

August

Qualification

Other

Study Method

Part time (block release)

Course Length

1 year

Department

Construction Trades

SCQF Level

7

Career Area

Construction

Career Sectors

Architecture

Building Technology and Management

Civil and Structural Engineering

Construction Crafts

Landscape Architecture

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