The STC Group

19-24 Traineeship

Painting and Decorating

ONE, TWO, THREE & FOUR WEEK COURSES AVAILABLE (with optional Level 1 Accreditation)

Our trade courses are ideal for private individuals and construction companies looking to upskill their workers. All of our couses are ideal for beginners and those who want to try their hand at painting and decorating before deciding which areas to specialise in. However, they are equally suitable for experienced painters and decorators who wish to brush up their skills in a particular area or are looking to develop their skill set by learning advanced techniques including painting complex areas, using different types of paints and matching complex and patterned wallpaper.

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What does the course cover?

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At a Glance

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What could this course lead to?

  • Health and safety in construction trades
  • Prepare substrates for painting and decoratin
  • Problem solving and fixing and repairing surfaces for decoration
  • Apply paint to substrates
  • Apply wallpapers to substrates

Course Length: 9 weeks
Accreditation: Cskills L1 Certificate in Painting & Decorating
Location: Harold Wood, Essex
Funded Option: AEB

It can lead to work as a labourer as long as you also apply for and successfully pass your CSCC card. 

You could become self employed or work your way up to a fully qualified Painter & Decorator by taking an NVQ qualification.  

Our construction courses are also ideal if you are considering self employment as a handyman, facilities person or builder.

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Who is this course for?

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How much is this course?


This course is suitable for 19-24 year olds considering a career in construction. It is an excellent foundation for an apprenticeship.

AEB: Fully funded 

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From courses for beginners to advanced techniques with qualified and experienced tradespeople., The STC Group offers professional trade courses in construction including painting and decoratingplumbingtilingcarpentry and bricklaying.