Use colour and design to decorate and communicate

Our signwriting, painting and decorating courses cover traditional and contemporary techniques.

Apply paint and other decorative finishes to domestic and commercial buildings

Painting and decorating courses at TAFE SA equip you with practical skills and knowledge needed to apply paint and other decorative finishes to buildings. Learn how to apply paints, stains, varnishes, texture coatings and wallpaper, remove and replace doors and windows, colour-match paint and other finishes, and implement safe work practices for dealing with lead and asbestos.

Certificate III in Painting and Decorating

Signwriting, Painting and Decorating Courses

Qualifications Help…  National Code
Certificate II Program in Construction Pathways (Painting and Decorating)
Apprenticeships and Traineeships Help…  National Code
Certificate III in Painting and DecoratingCPC30611
Certificate III in Signs and GraphicsCPC30216
* Eligibility criteria applies. See course details to check if you meet the requirements for funding.


Design, create and install signage using traditional and modern methods

Signwriting courses at TAFE SA cover a range of contemporary and traditional techniques. You’ll learn how to design and fabricate signage, measure and calculate, produce digital and vinyl signage, apply fasteners and fixings, use a rotary router, and other essential skills.

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