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Orchard Grimsby - 01472 898498

Sargon Way Site

Orchard Grimsby    - 01472 898498

Roberts St Site


Intermediate Apprenticeships – Level 2


Painting and Decorating Pathway - Decorative Finishing and Industrial Painting

Description of this pathway

Construction Building: Decorative Finishing (Construction)

Total minimum credit value for this pathway is: 128 credits

67 credits for competence

51 credits for knowledge

10 credits for FS English and Maths

Entry requirements for this pathway in addition to the framework entry requirements.

There are no additional requirements other than the general entry conditions

Job title(s)


Job role(s)


Working on a construction site or in domestic and commercial premises, to given specifications, preparing background surfaces for painting and applying paint by brush and roller. Hanging standard wall coverings depending upon ability and the company training.

Industrial painter

Working on a construction site or commercial premises, to given

Specifications, preparing surfaces by blast method and applying paint by spray or other mechanical methods.


Course Delivery

Competence qualifications available to this pathway:

Level 2 NVQ Diploma in Decorative Finishing and Industrial Painting-Painter (Construction)

Knowledge qualifications available to this pathway:

Level 2 Diploma in Painting and Decorating

This pathway also contains information on:

Employee Rights and Responsibilities

Personal Learning and Thinking Skills

Functional Skills