Certificate II in Building and Construction (Painting and Decorating) (Pre-apprenticeship)
- Course Code
- Course Type
- Course Level
- Skills Creation
- Painting and Decorating Department
- Course Location
- Course Duration
Full Time: 16 weeks
- Course Cost
- For an individual quotation of fees payable, please visit your nearest campus of GippsTAFE. Click Here for further information regarding Fees and Charges.
- Study Modes
- Full time
- Starting Date
- July 2012
With creativity and drive, your career in the decorating industry can range from a general painter and decorator to a special effects painter, estimator or even owner of your own business.
This course will give you the skills you need for entry-level employment as a painter and decorator. You'll get experience across a range of activities such as using power tools, preparing surfaces, spray painting and paper hanging. It's also a stepping stone to gaining an apprenticeship and trade accreditation which will give you even more career choices.
GippsTAFE is recognised by the Institute for Trade Skills Excellence as one of Australia's leading building and construction training providers.
Qualifications And RecognitionUpon successful completion of this course students will be eligible to receive the Certificate II in Building and Construction (Painting and Decorating) (Pre-apprenticeship).
Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL)Many GippsTAFE courses offer Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL). Click to learn more about RPL and how it can benefit you.
- Apprentice Painter and Decorator
How To ApplyDirect to Institute
AssessmentAssessment is competency based and includes practical tests and written assignments.
Opportunities For Further StudyCertificate III in Painting and Decorating (Apprenticeship)
|Unit Code||Unit Name|
|VBQM697||Workplace Safety and Industry Induction|
|VBQM698||Workplace procedures for Environmental Sustainability|
|VBQM699||Basic First Aid|
|VBQM701||Calculations for the Building Industry|
|VBQM703||Communications for the Building Industry|
|VBQM704||Introduction to Scaffolding|
|VBQM706||Qualify Principles for the Building Industry|
|VBQM707||Safe Handling and Use of Plant and Power Tools|
|VBQM708||Workplace Documents and Plans|
|VBQM725||Painting and Decorating Hand Tools|
|VBQM728||Colour Theory and Practice|
|VBQM730||Timber Staining and Clear Finishing Principles|
|VBQM731||Protective Metal Coatings|
|VBQM733||Paper Hanging Principles|
|VPAU349||Work safely in the Construction Industry|