Introduction to Painting and Decorating - Bridgwater & Taunton College

Course Overview

This course is flexible and designed for those wishing to undertake DIY home improvements.

Each learner will be allocated a ‘room’ to decorate from scratch for the duration of the course. You will start with preparing surfaces and gain experience of painting and decorating learning the basics of the trade.

The course takes place in a purpose built workshop providing a realistic space in which to practice a number of techniques. The course is flexible and the content adaptable to the needs of the group.

The cost of the paint, paper and any other materials required are included in the cost of the course.

Assessment Methods

You will complete a range of basic practical tasks and receive feedback from the tutor to help you progress.

Progression Options

There are potential progression routes for further study within college.

Course Summary

Course Title Introduction to Painting and Decorating
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I really enjoy studying at Bridgwater & Taunton College. All of my lessons have a friendly atmosphere and my tutors push me to be the best I can be. Studying here has allowed me to gain the qualifications I need to go on to degree level.

Myles Fisher

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