SCQF Level 4


  • Construction

Why take this course?

The course is perfect for anyone who wants to learn the basics of painting and decorating, and is very hands-on – meaning you’ll get lots of chances to complete practical work. Once you have mastered the art of applying paint correctly you will get the opportunity to learn the correct methods for paper hanging.

Upon successful completion of the course you will have achieved an SQA Unit, and will have increased confidence when it comes to carrying out painting or decorating in the home.

What you will experience

The course can be adapted to suit the learners needs, but will cover:

  • Preparing walls
  • Painting walls and woodwork
  • Wallpapering
  • Paint effect finishes
  • Colour schemes