Apply Decorative Paint Finishes

Apply Decorative Paint Finishes


This course specifies the outcomes required to apply wallpaper to walls of different materials to form a protective and decorative finish.



This course of competency includes planning and preparation for the work, preparation of the surfaces and materials, application of the wallpaper and completion of clean-up activities. It also supports the attainment of the understanding and skills to apply wallpaper, which may include working with others and as a member of a team.




This course is beneficial to participants in the following sector:

– Construction, Plumbing and Services Sector

– Creative Arts and Culture Sector







Course Content

Section 1: Plan and prepare

Section 2: Prepare surface for wallpaper

Section 3: Apply mirror paint finish

Section 4: Apply broken colour effects

Section 5: Apply modern acrylic finishes

Section 6: Apply lining by brush

Section 7: Apply basic stencilling

Section 8: Apply basic special finishes

Section 9: Clean up and store equipment



Study Outcome

Evidence of the ability to:

– locate, interpret and apply relevant information, standards and specifications
– comply with site safety plan and OHS legislation, regulations and codes of practice applicable to workplace operations
– comply with organisational policies and procedures including quality requirements
– safely and effectively operate and use tools, plant and equipment
– communicate and work effectively and safely with others
– complete to specification, the following decorative finishes:
* a mirror finish to a minimum of a door or standard panel
* a minimum of two broken colour effects on walls or standard panel size surfaces
use of lining within a decorative finish
* a minimum of two (one traditional and one modern) special effects including imitation marbling, imitation wood graining and basic gilding
– dispose of all paint types in an environmentally sustainable way compliant with relevant local legislation and regulations
– clean and store painting equipment using environmentally sustainable methods and work practices including waste reticulation systems.

Course ProviderLocationDateDelivery ModeAccreditation

Everthought Education

Perth and Brisbane- Classroom
- Workshop
- Industry Participation

Participant gets a gift voucher to enjoy some leisure activities in Australia.

Perth leisure activitiesSydney leisure activities
Beers and Burgers - For 2
Burger Feast To Share - For 2
Chocolate Walking Tour - Perth
Didgeridoo Lesson - Beginners
Dolphin Watching Canal Cruise
Family, Couples, Kids Or Pets Photo Shoot
Fremantle Convicts and Colonials Walking Tour - 2 Hours
Fremantle Explorer Cruise - Adult
Fremantle Explorer Cruise - Child
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Beers and Burgers - For 2
Chocolate Walking Tour - Sydney
Ghost Tour of Historic Sydney
Haunted Sydney Ghost Tour - 1.5 Hours - Adult
High Ropes Climbing Course with Flying Foxes
Horse Riding Trail Ride
Indoor Mini Golf 18 Hole Course
Indulgent Oysters and Sparkling Wine - For 2
Jet Boat Ride on Sydney Harbour - Child - 30 Minutes
No leisure activity found...