Apply paint by spray

Apply paint by spray


This course of competency specifies the outcomes required to apply paint by spray onto different surfaces to form a protective paint finish.

The course includes planning and preparation for the work, preparation of materials and application area, setting up and testing of the spray equipment, application of paint and completion of clean-up activities.



This course of competency supports the attainment of the understanding and skills to apply paint by spray, 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 materials and application area.
Section 3: Set up and test spray equipment.
Section 4: Apply paint using the spray system.
Section 5: 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
– apply by spray to specification the following (with finishes being to specification, including in terms of defects, thickness, sheen, opacity, colour and sharpness):

-one acrylic and one alkyd or solvent paint system to at least 6 square metres

-airless applicant of acrylic paint


-application to a door of at least 2 square metre

-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 dispose of all paint types in an environmentally sustainable way compliant with relevant local legislation and regulations.

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
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