Painting and Decorating Skills for the Home
Mode: Part-time
Venue: Accrington and Rossendale College
Start Date: Enquire for details
Day: Wednesday
Time: 5.30pm - 9pm
Duration: 9 weeks
Cost: £155 (fee remission may apply)
Course Overview

The course is designed for people who would like to learn how to paint and decorate their home to a professional standard.

What will I learn?

This course covers basic home painting and decorating skills and techniques such as: applying paint using brush and roller, applying wallpaper and carrying
out decorating repairs. Alongside the practical tasks, you will learn about
materials and equipment.

You will work in a purpose-built workshop with the very best, up-to-date resources that the industry has to offer. Classes are taught by highly experienced and knowledgeable staff.

The qualification will cover:
• Staying safe when carrying out home repairs
• Preparing surfaces
• Applying paint using brushes and rollers
• Applying standard papers to walls
• Applying decorative effects


You might be interested in other home improvement courses, or in developing your skills and knowledge by taking a higher level course that leads to employment in the construction industry.

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