NPA Award in Construction: Painting and Decorating
This nationally recognised course covers Construction Occupational Practices; Preparing and Painting Surfaces; Decorative Painting; Decorative Treatments; Construction Safety; and Employment Behavioural Skills. This will also include core skills in Communication, ICT and Construction Numeracy. All units within the course must be achieved to gain certification. This may include an element of online learning.
Successful completion of Building Trades Fast Track, Senior Phase Construction Crafts or Gateway to Trade Skills (Construction) course, or two passes at National 4 (or equivalent) preferably in English and Maths.
All applicants will require a satisfactory interview which may include a diagnostic test.
Method of Assessment
Practical assessments and theoretical knowledge-based assessment.
Successful completion of the course can lead to apprenticeships in painting and decorating or further education (NC Built Environment/Construction related courses).
28 Aug 2023
- Tuition fees may be paid for full-time students in Scotland subject to meeting residency requirements, applications should be made to the appropriate funding body. International Students please refer to our International fees page