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Professional Painter & Decorator Diploma

eTrain London


What will I learn?

Learning a practical, hands-on trade could set you on a fantastic new career path, and if you’ve always had an interest in painting and decorating, this short course will be the ideal first step. Complete the course and you will have gained a solid overview of the different skills you’ll need, along with some valuable advice on setting up your own business. You’ll also be awarded a painting and decorating diploma to impress those future clients. The course covers a variety of topics that focus on the role of a painter and decorator, realistic advice on setting up and running your own business, and more practical topics. These include health and safety topics, the different types of equipment you will use and how to care for and store them, and how to both identify and prepare different wall surfaces. You’ll also master the tricky art of cutting and hanging wallpaper. This course is for anyone who wants to gain an understanding of the practical aspects of painting and decorating, and look at what it takes to actually set up and run a small business. With easy to manage modules, set up in a flexible e-learning environment, this is a great investment to fit around your daily life. Whether you are considering adding a new string to your handyman bow, or you’re looking to make a career change into a hands-on profession, this painting and decorating diploma will set you on the right path.

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Study Hours

Variable - to suit the learner

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Total time for completion

No time limit

Who runs this course?



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