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Painting & Decorating Level 2 Diploma
Study Mode
Full Time 
Practical Assessment and Exams 
Construction & Building Services 
Course Code:
Entry Requirements
Level 1 Painting and Decorating Diploma or industry experience.

Painting & Decorating Level 2 Diploma

This course will develop skills learnt at level 1 to expand your knowledge of the subject.

About the Course

This course looks at developing Painting & Decorating techniques (wall papering, decorative effects, and the use of colour) to an industry standard. You will need to bring your own overalls for practical sessions and classroom equipment for theory sessions. All other equipment will be provided. You need to attend regularly and be on time for every lesson.

Key Units

Key topics will include: 

  • Health & Safety
  • Communication
  • Appling paint, brush and roller
  • Standard wall papers
  • Exploring the Construction Industry 
Functional Skills lessons also form an important part of your course. They include Maths and English to help improve your skills in these areas. Your progress will be reviewed regularly in tutorial sessions. Students are expected to study independently in their own time, building up their knowledge.

Entry Requirements

Level 1 Painting and Decorating Diploma or industry experience.


Practical assessment and coursework

Where does this Lead

Following success in this course you can apply to join a Level 3 Painting & Decorating course or onto an Apprenticeship. 

Future Opportunities

Career opportunities include working in the construction industry.

Tell Me More

Will this course suit me?
Applicants should have a willingness and a desire to study on a painting & decorating course, be able to take in technical information and demonstrate practical ability in a workshop setting.

Extra Costs

For this course you will be required to own/purchase PPE/work-wear