Who is this course designed for?

Our nationally recognised Certificate III in Painting and Decorating provides comprehensive training for painting and decorating apprentices and its core units are designed to cover common skills for the construction industry, as well as two specialist fields of work.

This qualification aims individuals who want a trade outcome in painting and decorating for residential and commercial construction work.

This is an apprenticeship which provides apprentices with hands-on, practical training and theoretical aspects of painting and decorating.

Frontier Training and Technology affirms that the training and assessment of all units of competency of this qualification will be delivered in a real or a very closely simulated workplace environment.

Upon successful completion of the apprenticeship, candidates may further their studies with one of our Diplomas of Building and Construction.

Entry Requirements

Applicants must:

  • Be 18 years or over
  • Be sufficiently proficient in English (read, write and speak) to be able to work successfully in a highly regulated environment
  • Have satisfactorily completed a minimum of year 12 or equivalent

Pre Training Review (PTR)

A pre training interview would be conducted with the applicant by a Frontier representative. This interview will help us identify your prior experience, existing knowledge, skills and suitability for the course. Pre Training Review will be valuable in determining additional support and/or reasonable adjustment required for you to successfully complete the course.

Language, Literacy & Numeracy

Applicants must undertake a language, literacy and numeracy assessment during their induction session prior to beginning the qualification. Results will be assessed on an individual level by the assessor.

Depending upon the level of support required for the language, literacy or numeracy an alternative training and assessment methods may be used or the learners will be recommended to pursue Foundation Skills program, which will help them fulfil the LLN gap and achieve the qualification.