Painting and Decorating
Using paint, decorative coatings, wallpaper, gilding, and sign writing both indoors and outdoors in a wide variety of working environments.
Painting and Decorating could be for you if you like:
- Helping people
- Using tools
- Working outdoors
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More about Painting and Decorating
The services of the painter and decorator are needed everywhere from homes to public buildings, factories, and offices.
Painters and decorators can expect to offer professional advice on colours and designs and employ a wide range of finishing skills.
Painting and decorating is a creative job that requires a sense of design as well as the core skills of painting, decorative coatings, and gilding.
Recent medallists in Painting and Decorating
WorldSkills Abu Dhabi 2017
The WorldSkills Standards Specification specifies the knowledge, understanding and specific skills that underpin international best practice in technical and vocational performance. It should reflect a shared global understanding of what the associated work role(s) or occupation(s) represent for industry and business.