Painting & Decorating for Beginners - Evening

Please note that due to COVID-19, this course will be delivered on-campus with reduced student numbers and physical distancing measures in place.

This course provides an introduction to basic Painting and Decorating for complete beginners and focuses of skills and techniques for use in a domestic environment. Information wil be provided in relation to selecting the correct paints and demonstrations of the correct method of carrying out general repair work.

This course will be delivered on Monday evenings.

Course content includes:

- Safe use of materials

- Tools and basic equipment

- Preparation of surfaces

- Application of water based paints to small panels and wall areas

No specific entry requirements.

Further advice for evening applicants:

- Course places are only secured after payment/funding has been arranged.

- Fees of less than £150 must be paid in full.

- Payment by instalment is available, provided the course fee is greater than £150. Instalments must be paid via direct debit over a 4-month period and a 30% deposit is required in order to secure your place. You will not be able to apply online if paying by direct debit, please contact Evening Admissions.

- If a student fails to notify the College that they no longer require their course place, or withdraws from their course within 2 weeks - a £25 administration fee will be charged. As per the College Tuition Fees and Refund Policy, tuition fees are non-refundable except under exceptional circumstances.

- Refunds will only be given if the course is cancelled or significantly altered by the College.

Refer to our Tuition Fees Policy for further information.

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    Alloa Campus

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  • Start date

    20 September 2021

  • End date

    15 November 2021

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