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Decorative Finishing and Industrial Painting Occupations NOCN CSkills Level 2 NVQ Diploma

Painting and Decorating students Bedford College


Decorative Finishing and Industrial Painting Occupations NOCN CSkills Level 2 NVQ Diploma

You will cover painting and decorating and wall papering. You will be able to paint walls, ceilings and timber such as doors and skirting board.

We have excellent training facilities and you will be allocated an individual bay where your training and assessments will take place. This allows you to experiment in a unique environment solely for you.

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For more information or to enrol onto this course, please contact our Business Development team by clicking here.

Available Courses
Work based
Starts: 01/08/2021
Type: Part Time
Day(s): Flex
Time(s): 12:00am - 12:00am
Length: 1 year
Fees: £1,200.00

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Course information

Course content

You will study: 

  • Apply paint by brush and roller
  • Apply standard papers to ceilings and walls
  • Health and safety in a construction environment
  • Erect and dismantling access equipment and work platforms
  • Knowledge of Construction Technology
  • Prepare surfaces for decoration
  • Produce specialist decorative finishes
Entry requirements

Grade requirements…

  • GCSE 2/3


  • Good attendance at School


  • GCSE 4/5 or above

You will gain: 

  • Level 2 Diploma in Painting and Decorating
Assessment methods

Online multiple choice exams – practical assessments and work method write ups.

Funding Information

The College offers an instalment plan for Further Education and Higher Education courses to students where the total amount payable at the point of enrolment is £200 or more. Within the scheme there is an ability to pay up to 6 instalments, depending on the length of the courses and the final payment must be paid at least a month before the end of the course.

If you are aged 19 or over you may qualify for an Advanced Learner Loan to help you pay the tuition fees for this course. Alternatively, you can pay by instalments to help make the cost of this course more affordable. 

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Unemployed offer

This course could be FREE! You could be eligible for free study if you are unemployed and on a qualifying benefit. To find out if you are eligible open our Part-time fee flow chart below or call our Customer Contact team on 0345 658 8990.


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Additional Learning Support

If you have a specific learning difficulty or disability, are deaf or hearing impaired, our Additional Learning Support team are on hand to give you assistance whenever you need it.

Autism & Asperger’s Syndrome Support

We are committed to developing the provision for students on the autistic spectrum, including Asperger’s Syndrome.


We have access arrangements in place to help students with disabilities or any other particular needs. Call us on 01234 291000 or 01536 413123 for more information.

Additional formats

Course information sheets are also available in large print and audio formats. Call us on 01234 291000 or 01536 413123 to order your copy.