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Painting & Decorating CSkills Awards Level 3 Diploma

This ConstructionSkills course is ideal for those who want to develop a career in a selected trade within the construction industry. It is designed to contain the skills and knowledge that reflect the scope of the National Occupational Standards.


Entry requirements

You should have successfully completed the Painting & Decorating Construction Skills Diploma at Intermediate Level 2.

Course content

This course will cover:

  • Applying paint with brush and roller
  • Complex wallpapering to walls and ceilings
  • Specialist decorative finishes
  • Architectural feature work
  • Using airless spray equipment.
Further study and career options
On successful completion of the course, you may be able to progress to Construction BTEC National Certificate Level 3 or university-level qualifications.
Additional information
If you attend this course and are currently working in the painting and decorating trade, then you can also work towards an NVQ Level 2 or Level 3 - call us on 01234 291000 for more information.
Funding information
If you are aged 19 or over you may qualify for an Advanced Learner Loan to help you pay the tuition fees for this course. Alternatively, you can pay by instalments to help make the cost of this course more affordable. Find out more about your payment options and how your loan could be written off at

Course Information & How to Apply

To apply online, select the 'Apply' button below. You will need to register an account and then you can follow the instructions on screen.

LengthStart DateDay(s)Time(s)FeesLocationCourse Code
32 weeks 24/09/2019 Tue, Thu 6.00 pm - 9.00 pm £1800 Cauldwell Street C1863 Course in progress


Additional Learning Support
If you have a specific learning difficulty or disability, are deaf or hearing impaired, our Additional Learning Support team are on hand to give you assistance whenever you need it.  Find out more.

Autism & Asperger’s Syndrome Support
At Bedford College, we are committed to developing the provision for students on the autistic spectrum, including Asperger’s Syndrome.  Find out more.

We have access arrangements in place to help students with disabilities or any other particular needs. Call us on 01234 291000 for more information.

Additional formats
Course information sheets are also available in large print and audio formats. Call us on
01234 291000 to order your copy.
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