This course is designed for anyone who would like to develop a wide variety of decorating skills, which can easily be transferred for use in the home.

What the course leads to

What courses can I do after this? 

On successful completion of this practical course we hope you will enjy using your new found skills. Please ask about our other basic and DIY provision in Brickwork and Plastering to enhance your learning experience.

What do I need to apply

To do this course you should have... 

No formal qualifcations are required, but you should ideally be practical minded and have a keen interest in DIY. Wearing of safety boots is compulsory.

Course costs

Costs 

No concessions.

There are start dates throughout the year. Please contact us for more information.

Associated Costs 

Sturdy footwear, coveralls

Course content

Course Content 

You will cover the following:

  • Preparation of surfaces and problem solving
  • Using brushes and roller to apply paint to surfaces
  • Health & Safety and access equipment
  • Textured paint
  • Rall rolling
  • Sponging
  • Stencilling
  • Paperhanging
  • Cross lining
  • Vertical drops
  • Ceilings
  • Chimney breasts

More info

Start Day/Time 

6.00pm - 8.00pm Tuesday Evenings

Duration 

10 Weeks

Attendance 

Part-time

Level 

Other Courses

Qualification Name 

College Certificate

Awarding Body 

Bournemouth & Poole College

More about the course 

Safety boots need to be worn during this course.

Duration 

10 Weeks

Attendance 

Part-time

Level 

Other Courses

Qualification Name 

College Certificate

Awarding Body 

Bournemouth & Poole College