This course follows a range of NPA practical painting and decorating units combined with health and safety, and related theoretical knowledge and understanding of elements within construction. It provides progression from the Level 4 Construction Skills course and offers progression to further study in construction. Good attendance and achievement on this course will enhance opportunities for enthusiastic people with an interest to progress onto apprenticeships and careers within construction.
Preparing and painting surfaces; Decorative painting; Decorative treatments; Prepare and hang lining paper; Colour practice; Paperhanging: Patterned paper; Health and safety in the construction industry; Construction occupation practices; Employment and behavioural skills; ICT.
National 4 Craft and Design with preferably National 4 English and Maths, or relevant national qualifications at SCQF Level 4.
Relevant NC or HNC course, or a craft apprenticeship in a construction trade.