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Painting & Decorating

You will study both the theory and practical aspects of the subject through the completion of specialist units. You also gain a broad knowledge and understanding of health and safety requirements, and other skills associated with working in the industry. Practical activities are completed in fully-resourced workshops led by highly competent and qualified staff.

 

Female painting and decorating learner using a roller to paint a wall.

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Painting & Decorating

You will study both the theory and practical aspects of the subject through the completion of specialist units. You also gain a broad knowledge and understanding of health and safety requirements, and other skills associated with working in the industry. Practical activities are completed in fully-resourced workshops led by highly competent and qualified staff.

A learner demonstrating wallpapering at a show
A learner choosing paint from the store

Book a Taster Event and come visit us!

Come and visit us on one of our college Taster Events, where you can find out more about our courses, check out our facilities and speak to current learners and staff.

Close up of painbrushes in the workshop

Careers in the Construction Sector

Help & Support

Moving from school to college can be something of a culture shock. But at Suffolk New College we’ve created a supportive, social environment where you can easily get access to the help and advice you need, make new friends and get the most out of your time with us.

Two learners sitting in the learning curve reading books.

Looking to earn while you learn?

On an apprenticeship you’re employed to do a real job while studying for a formal qualification – usually for one day a week at College.

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