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Construction: Painting and Decorating (NPA)

West College Scotland

Venues

Clydebank Campus, Greenock (Finnart Street) Campus

Content

This course is designed to teach you the practical techniques involved in interior decoration and will appeal to anyone who would like to work in the painting and decorating field. The course provides additional skills and techniques in basic interior design, soft furnishings, woodworking and related theory and core skills units. This may be an appropriate course for those interested in property development.

Course includes: Producing Colour Schemes; Coating Timber Surfaces; Coating Plaster Surfaces;
Coating Wooden Surfaces; Hanging Plain Wallpaper; Hanging Patterned Wallpaper; Scaffolding;
Construction Drawing; Construction Studies; Measurement; Costing; Construction Materials; Health and Safety; Communication; Numeracy.

Entry Requirements

No formal entry requirements. Interview and aptitude test (Greenock Campus).

Progression Routes

Relevant SVQ or HNC course

Start Date

August

Qualification

Other

Study Method

Full time

Course Length

1 year

Department

Construction and Building Services

SCQF Level

5

Career Area

Construction

Career Sectors

Architecture

Building Technology and Management

Civil and Structural Engineering

Construction Crafts

Landscape Architecture

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