Painting and Decorating.


Painting and Decorating creates opportunities where student learn how to use paints and finishes effectively. Students are able study a number of differnet units within a fully resourced workshop that allows for opportunities to achieve a NCFE L1 Occupational Studies for the Workplace.

Units include:

  • Using painting skills for interior ceilings and walls
  • Introduction to plastering techniques
  • Floor and wall tiling techniques

The NCFE Level 1 Occupational Studies for the Workplace qualifications have been designed for accreditation to the Qualifications and Credit Framework (QCF) within Foundation Learning.


The qualifications are intended to be accessible to a wide range of learners of all abilities. Learners can develop a ‘hands on’ approach to their learning and gain practical skills, knowledge and understanding in their chosen vocational area(s). The skills, knowledge and understanding gained may help learners prepare for work through real or simulated work situations and may contribute to preparing them for working life beyond education.

If you would like to know more about this course, or enrol a learner, please contact Wayne Alexander by email: or by phone: 01928 333215.