Painting Trade Qualification

At Gimbal Training, we value the brushstrokes of your career. Your journey in the painting trade is a show of your commitment and expertise. We’re here to help you certify this journey with a formally recognised Painting Trade Qualification through our Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) courses.

Want to learn more? Contact us today to embark on this transformative path.

Our RPL Courses in Painting

CPC30620 Certificate III in Painting and Decorating

This painting trade qualification is designed for those looking to specialise in painting and decorating within the construction industry. It covers a range of skills, including surface preparation, applying paint, wallpaper, and other finishes to protect, maintain, and decorate interior and exterior surfaces of buildings. It’s ideal for individuals aspiring to become professional painters and decorators.

To speak to one of our specialists on how you can get started, give us a call today.

Why Opt for Gimbal Group's RPL in Painting Trade?

Custom-Tailored Approach

We understand that everyone’s path is unique. Our painting RPL is crafted to match your individual journey. By aligning our assessments with your distinct skills and experiences, we ensure a personal and relevant evaluation process.

Efficient and Streamlined

Your time is as valuable as your art. Our RPL program is designed for efficiency, enabling you to transform your on-the-job learning into a recognised qualification promptly and effortlessly.

Guidance from Painting Experts

Our team includes seasoned professionals in the painting trade. They recognise the value of hands-on experience and are equipped to translate your real-world knowledge into formal qualifications.

A Journey Tailored for Painting Professionals

Whether you’re a decorative artist, a residential painter, or a commercial painting contractor, our RPL program is suited to a wide range of painting professionals. We understand the nuances of various painting environments and techniques, from surface preparation to the final coat, ensuring your expertise is accurately assessed and recognised.

Embark on Your RPL Journey with Confidence

With Gimbal Group, you’re getting your professional journey acknowledged by the best in the field. Ready to elevate your career with a Painting Trade Qualification? Reach out to us, and let’s paint your future with success. 

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  • The qualifications we offer can only be undertaken through by an employed Apprentice or through the formal trade recognition assessment process (RPL) for those that have been in the industry for a minimum of 4 years

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Painting Trade Qualification FAQs

The duration to obtain Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) in Painting depends on the specific certification you are pursuing and the extent and relevance of your existing skills and experience. 

Typically, for certifications like the CPC30620 Certificate III in Painting and Decorating, the process can vary:

  • For individuals with extensive, well-documented experience in painting and decorating, the RPL process might be relatively quick, possibly completed within a few weeks to a couple of months.
  • For those with less experience or less comprehensive documentation, the process could take as long as 6 months, as it may require more time to gather evidence or complete additional assessments to demonstrate competency.

Yes, an RPL obtained in one state in Australia is generally recognised in other states, especially if it’s part of a nationally accredited training framework.

Gimbal Training accepts flexible payment options for this course. For details on prices, please download our fees sheet.

How RPL Is Assessed

With our simple six-step process, you’ll have your formal qualification in a short period of time.

Step 1: Enquiry

Speak to one of our friendly team members and provide to get started on your consultation.

Step 2: Pre-enrolment

In this step, we ensure you are eligible for an RPL by asking you the necessary questions and giving you login details for our online platform. Collect and organise your experience for your assessor with a combination of workplace documents, interviews, videos and reports from previous employers. 

The assessor will then make contact to discuss your application, explain the process and let you know what further evidence is required including workplace documents, references and videos

Step 3: Enrolment

In this step you complete an online knowledge test, provide any additional video evidence and complete an interview with the Assessor on the technical aspects of your qualification

Step 4: Gap Training

After an assessment, your assessor may decide you need further training to address the gaps in your knowledge or practical skills and will advise you how to proceed.

Step 5: Assessment Outcome

The assessor creates a report with a recommendation based on the evidence you have provided, outcome of written test and interviews. This is submitted to the Compliance department for approval.

Step 6: Final Approval

You are issued your nationally recognised qualification and provided with the necessary documents.

RPL Enquiry Form

  • The qualifications we offer can only be undertaken through by an employed Apprentice or through the formal trade recognition assessment process (RPL) for those that have been in the industry for a minimum of 4 years