Painting Techniques Level 1 Award

Painting Techniques Level 1 Award

Duration: 11 weeks
Start Date: To be confirmed
Induction: To be confirmed
Day and time: Monday, 12.45-3.15pm
Course fees: £115 including registration / FREE (fee remissions available)
Enrolment information: For information on how to apply, please call The Endeavour Centre on 01482 615 349

Course Aims

Build on your knowledge of painting techniques, and develop practical skills in producing creative artworks. In studying for this qualification, you will enrich your knowledge of professional Art & Design practice in the creative sector, through meeting deadlines for projects with appropriate targets, similar to a commercial client brief, and case studies of successful local Art & Design practitioners.

You will work with your tutor to write your own project and create a developed outcome –

  • mixed media painting
  • photorealist self-portrait in water-mixable oils
  • Textural studies testing applications of paint on a range of surfaces.

Entry Requirements

No Entry Requirements

How to apply


For information on how to apply, please call The Endeavour Centre on 01482 615 349


Course Units

Unit 106: Using Painting Techniques
Assessment Criteria:
1.1 identify health and safety regulations related to painting

1.2 identify tools, equipment and materials used for painting

1.3 describe the care of tools and equipment used for painting

1.4 use tools, equipment and materials safely when producing paintings


This as an accredited course and evidence of achievement is by creating a portfolio of evidence.

Where can it lead?

HTAE GCSE equivalent Level 2 Certificate in Art & Design

Skills and Employability courses which explore the relevance and applications of Art & Design in commercial contexts, including Digital Skills through Arts and Media, and introductions to journal design through the Sketchbook Adventures course.

Example of a career role

Freelance Visual Artist

Gallery Assistant


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