Next Generation Allied Trade Skills (Painting & Decorating) New Zealand Certificate in Construction Trade Skills (level 3) with the strand in Allied Trades NZ2834

Level 3

Where there is building, there is painting and decorating! From new builds to renovations, indoor and outdoor there will always be a need for these skills.

Learn how to use all the right equipment to get the job done and find out how to order the right amount of materials, prepare surfaces and get painting!


Graduates will be able to

  • Handle and Use Painting Equipment and Tools
  • Prepare Surfaces and Apply Paint by Brush and Roller
  • Read and Interpret basic plans including Measurements and Calculations
  • Work Sustainably and Safely in the Painting and Decorating Trade
  • Project work

Start Date(s)

4th March with enrolments any time during the year


20 weeks




$1,500 incl GST for NZ residents

Leads to a Job As

  • Junior Painter and Decorator e.g. Brush Hand, an Apprenticeship

Or More Study

  • Next Generation: Carpentry Level 3

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