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Applying Printed Murals
Minimum 1 day of 6 learning hours per day
This standard is about applying printed murals to a wall area. It includes working with different types of murals and understanding their advantages and disadvantages. The standard also includes the required preparation of the wall area before applying the mural, the availability and suitability of different types of adhesive, Measuring, setting out and applying the mural to the wall.
Training delivered against this standard would be relevant to the following occupational group(s):
There are no delegate pre-requisites as part of this standard. However a basic knowledge of wallpaper terminology and techniques would be beneficial.
As a minimum, course trainers must be able to demonstrate that, in relation to this standard, they have:
Delivery may be in an on or off the job environment.
All materials and equipment must be of a suitable quality and quantity for delegates to achieve learning outcomes, and must comply with relevant legislation.
The class size and delegate/trainer ratio must allow training to be delivered in a safe manner and enable delegates to achieve the learning outcomes.
The following delivery methods may/may not be used in the delivery of this standard:
This standard is considered to contain 51 per cent or more practical training.
Approved training organisations (ATOs) will be required to present information on records of training and assessment upon request to CITB for desk-based analysis. They will also be visited annually by the CITB quality assurance team
Quality Assurance against this standard will require initial approval of the training organisation and their content mapped to the standard. CITB will also conduct an approval intervention, either desk-based or centre visit, to ensure the Training Organisation can meet the requirements of the Training Standard. Approved Training Organisations will be required to present information on records of training and assessment upon request to CITB for desk-based analysis. They will also be visited annually by the CITB Quality Assurance team.
3 years from approval date
The delegate will be able to:
Additional guidance to support learning outcome
The delegate will know:
different types of mural
image considerations if the customer is providing an image
the tools and equipment required
different types of adhesive available
health and safety implications of wallpapering
The delegate will be able to:
check suitability of previously prepared surfaces
provide protection by sheeting, masking and removing items
isolate electrical supply and loosen any sockets and switches prior to installation
prepare the surface correctly to receive the mural
prepare the adhesive before use
measure up the wall area
check the mural is the correct size
install a multi plate mural
install a one piece mural
plan the safeguard of operatives and the general public from work activities
clean and store equipment
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