For course information call 020 8090 3020 www.barkingdagenhamcollege.ac.uk28Painting and DecoratingConstruction and the Built EnvironmentPrimed for the top - Barking & Dagenham College learner Adam O'Keefe triumphs in his tradePainting & Decorating apprentice Adam O'Keefe has reason to celebrate. Not only was he fast-tracked through his course at Barking & Dagenham College, but he also won his heat of national skills competition SkillBUILD for both 2009 and 2010. More recently, Adam completed a three-year apprenticeship with prestigious Mayfair builders Holloway White Allom and was named their 2010 Apprentice of the Year, as a result of his natural talent, enthusiasm and commitment to his chosen trade.Bob Cole, MD of Holloway White Allom praised Adam's win saying, "Nurturing the skills of young people is very important for the success of our business. Many of our apprentices have risen to very senior positions in our company and have been responsible for large divisions. We're lucky to have Adam."Bob Cole, MD of Holloway White Allom presents Adam with his Apprentice of the Year Award.
For course information call 020 8090 3020 www.barkingdagenhamcollege.ac.uk29Course TitleStudy ModeDay/EveDurationVenuePreparation for Employment in Construction Industries (Painting & Decorating) Entry LevelFull-timeDay1 yearRGCity & Guilds 6217 - 03 Basic Skills Painting & DecoratingPart-timeEve1 yearRGPainting & Decorating Diploma Level 1, 2 & 3Full-timeDay1 yearper levelRGPainting & Decorating Diploma Level 1, 2 & 3Part-timeDay1 yearper levelRGNVQ/equivalent in Painting & Decorating** including Painting & Decorating Diploma Level 1 & 2 Part-timeDay/Eve2 yearsRGNVQ/equivalent in Painting & Decorating** including Painting & Decorating Diploma Level 3Part-timeEve1 yearRGNVQ/equivalent in Painting & Decorating - assessment only for experienced candidates (OSAT/EWPA) Level 2 & 3Part-timeOSAT - onsite & dependent on evidenceEWPA - 2 days including 1 day practical test at RG plus a professional discussion.As a painter or decorator you could be your own boss and work on all types of jobs ranging from redecorating houses to applying heavy-duty finishes to large constructions. Our purpose-built workshops allow us to train decorators, designers and DIYers in the basics right through to specialist techniques. Venue KeyRG Rush Green**Apprenticeships are available for those with an appropriate employer. See our section on Employment Based Training towards the back of this Guide.OSAT Onsite Assessment and Training EWPAExperienced Worker Practical AssessmentPainting and DecoratingConstruction and the Built Environment