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Painting and Decorating BTEC Award

On this course, you will learn how to prepare surfaces, applying a variety of wall coverings around various obstacles, as well as how to apply paints and decorative finishes.

We also welcome your input, and are always happy to support and give professional advice and guidance with any home project you may be about to start.

The duration of this course is nine weeks and has an exam fee and college administration fee. For those not claiming fee remission of £59, those in receipt of fee remission will pay £25.

Please note: the first available start date is Wednesday 24th April. You will complete this course at our Newton Abbot Campus between 9:30am – 2:30pm.

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What will I learn?

“I began at the College studying functional skills in English and Maths, before progressing to Painting and Decorating courses. It’s been great to progress through the levels as I learn new skills every day, and I can’t wait to begin my career.”Gemma Harvey

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We have courses to suit everyone so if you haven’t found exactly what you’re looking for yet, we recommend you take a look at the following courses. We’ve selected these for you based on your interests.

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