Level 1 Award in Painting & Decorating

Level 1 Diploma

Course Location


Stockport College


Stockport College

Further Details




Painting & Decorating

Course Start Date

Thursday 18th January 2024

Course Duration

Part-Time, 10 Weeks

Course Time

18:00 - 21:00

Course Fee

£ 292.50
You may be eligible for support with your tuition fees - please visit the college website - funding and finance page for further information

Course Code


Course Overview

This introductory practical course is for people interested in learning the basic principles and techniques of basic Painting and Decorating.

Course Requirements

No specific qualifications, previous learning or experience is required. An initial assessment of each candidate will be made before the start of the programme to identify candidates that have any specific training needs support, credit they have accumulated and the appropriate type and level of qualification. There will be an induction programme, so the candidate fully understands the requirements of the qualification.

What you will Learn


Learners must achieve a minimum of 9 credits, 3 credits from the mandatory unit and a minimum of 6 credits from the optional units, of which 3 credits must come from Level 1 optional units. Summative assessments are undertaken by the tutor on completion of prescribed tasks.


Potential progression to level 1 and level 2 Painting and Decorating programmes.

Other courses available to support your learning:
Free English and maths courses for those who have not yet attained a grade at C at GCSE (grade 4 equivalent)
Free digital literacy courses for beginners in computing and tablets
Free positive steps to wellbeing courses to support improved mental wellbeing, health and confidence
A range of employability skills courses

Career Options

Domestic Painter and Decorator.
Industrial Painting and Decorating.
Interior Designer.

Mandatory Units

101 Introduction to health and safety in construction

Contact Details

For further information please contact T: 0161 886 7070 or E: info@trafford.ac.uk

Extra Costs Involved

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Hours Per Week

How Long To Complete

Programme Structure

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Although every care has been taken to ensure that the information contained within this document is accurate, there may be changes to this programme and provision. We will endeavour to keep prospective and current students updated where appropriate and when the information becomes available.
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