76 Main Street




NG24 3NP


Tel: 01636 671121

Mobile: 07990521614



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Due to the latest Gouvernment Anouncment we have no Choice but to suspend all courses till further notice.


As Education is now only permited on-line, except for children of critical workers . We will reschedule your booking as soon as we know more, to a date that suits you as much as we possibly can, or arrange a refund. 


We will get up and running again as soon as we possibly can, for those with bookings I will be in touch when the Covid rate starts to reduce as I do not believe schools will open until such times. For those interested in making new bookings, this will not be possible till our current commitments have been met, but feel free to drop me an email and I will get in touch when we know we have spaces to offer.


Sorry we did not see this coming as on the last lockdown Education was aloud to continue. We look forward welcoming you back as soon as possible.

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Painting & Decorating 4 day Training Course

Level 2 BTEC First in Exploring Painting And Decorating Principles Techniques

(Recognised certificate) 

Standard Price  £350


Trade-Ability Painting & Decorating £300


A £125 Deposit is required to secure a place on a course, which can be paid by Cheque or Bank Transfer.

Painting & Decorating Course Availability

Course Date    Spaces Still Avaialable
  will update soon  

Painting & Decorating is an area of DIY that most people will attempt without any previous experience. So why do our course? Our instuctor will teach you all the tricks of the trade so you get that professional finish (like a nice crisp line when cutting in). He will help you choose the right equipment for the job (this will include the choice of paint & paper) and will reduce the time spent on the job.

Many people under-estimate this discipline at their peril. Learn to do it right the first time!

Course Objectives

Have an understanding of:

•Health & Safety, PPE & Safe working practices

•The correct use of the Tools of the Trade 

•The Correct order in which to carry out work. 

Course Objectives Painting: 

•Learn the correct use of tools and techniques so as to get a professional finish.

•The preparation of ceilings, walls & woodwork, new and old surfaces.

•Repairing woodwork ready for painting.

•The application of a mist coat onto bare plaster. The application of water based paints, primers, undercoats, emulsions & eggshell using brushes & rollers.

•Cutting in around obstructions openings & fittings such as windows, doors, radiators & switches.

•The application of oil based paints.

•Painting walls and ceilings.

•Painting doors, frames, skirting, windows & radiators.


Course Objectives Wallpapering: 

•Learn the correct use of tools and techniques so as to get a professional finish.

•The preparation of ceilings & walls.

•How to measure wallpaper.

•How to paste.

•How to fold wall coverings.

•Hanging lining paper (Cross lining)

•Hanging finish wall coverings.

•Hanging Blown vinyl.

•Papering a ceiling.

•How to overcome obstacles.


End of course handouts will logically go through your syllabus. Therefore, you'll be able to use them as a step by step guide to remind you of the procedures when you start decorating on your own. 

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