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DIY Home Improvements

$ 119

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  • Fully CPD/CE Certified
  • Internationally Accredited by ICOES
  • Instant Free PDF Certificate
  • Recommended by 94% of Students
  • 24/7 Access
  • 6614 Students Enrolled

ABOUT THIS COURSE

Save money on expensive labor costs by having the confidence to improve and maintain your own house and garden


Have you always wanted to try your hand at home improvement and DIY projects?

DIY, or Do-It-Yourself, can be a great way to maintain your house and garden and to add new features that you can enjoy for years to come. The satisfaction from building things with our own two hands makes us value them higher, according to psychologists. In addition, DIY can save you money. With no labor costs to pay, you can save the difference and keep your house and garden in top condition even when money’s tight. Whether you are totally new to DIY or are an experienced enthusiast, this course will equip you with new understanding and techniques to help you succeed at a wide variety of projects.

 

WHAT YOU’LL LEARN

We'll go over the most important parts of home maintenance during this course. From interior decorating to pest problems, we'll touch on five major areas of home improvement. 

It's not just inside, either! We'll teach you how to get the most out of every area of your home, garden, and deck. 

The best DIY enthusiasts are people who are:

  • Eager to learn new skills
  • Attentive to details
  • Interested in working with their hands
  • Motivated to make their home and garden the best it can be

After completing this course, you could: 

  • Further explore the home renovation industry
  • Help family and friends with their DIY projects
  • Have your house looking tip-top on a budget
  • Feel confident in your maintenance skills 

International Open Academy courses are designed for anyone with an interest in learning. No formal qualifications are required to study with us. Our courses are suitable if you want to learn new skills, start a new career, or if you’re already working in a particular industry and wish to upgrade your talents and enhance your resume.

To receive certification, you must:

  • Complete every page of the course
  • Pass the exams with a minimum score of 55% for each (each module includes a test based on key learning objectives in that study topic)

If you meet this criteria, your certificate of successful completion will be emailed to you immediately after you finish the course

You will also have the option to order a hard copy certificate directly from ICOES. (www.icoes.org)

This course is CPD/CE accredited. Our CPD accredited courses count towards the total of CPD hours to submit for your job role. CPD points are accepted and recognized by employers from both the public and private sectors, and academic institutions across the UK and internationally.

Module 1: Decorating
  • painting and selecting color
  • wallpapering
  • tiling
  • vinyl flooring
Module 2: Walls
  • building exterior walls
  • building interior walls
  • knocking down walls
  • plasterwork
Module 3: Outdoor Projects
  • patios and decks
  • driveways and paths
  • landscaping, planting and irrigation
  • garden structures
  • water features
Module 4: Damp, Rot And Pests
  • wet and dry rot
  • pest prevention and eradication
  • condensation
  • prevention of damp
  • treating damp
Module 5: Home Security
  • door security
  • window security
  • burglar alarms
  • fire preventio

RECEIVE YOUR CERTIFICATE IN 4 SIMPLE STEPS

Step 1

Register

Follow the easy peasy enrollment process

Step 2

Study

Absorb and remember course content with our easy-to-follow, structured information and helpful illustrations. And yes - you can study anywhere, anytime, from any device

Step 3

Evaluations

Reinforce your learning with quizzes at the end of each module

Step 4

Certification

Once you’ve successfully completed your course and passed the exams, you’ll receive your certification. Congratulations on your amazing achievement!

Module 1: Decorating
  • painting and selecting color
  • wallpapering
  • tiling
  • vinyl flooring
Module 2: Walls
  • building exterior walls
  • building interior walls
  • knocking down walls
  • plasterwork
Module 3: Outdoor Projects
  • patios and decks
  • driveways and paths
  • landscaping, planting and irrigation
  • garden structures
  • water features
Module 4: Damp, Rot And Pests
  • wet and dry rot
  • pest prevention and eradication
  • condensation
  • prevention of damp
  • treating damp
Module 5: Home Security
  • door security
  • window security
  • burglar alarms
  • fire preventio

$ 119

SIGN UP NOW!
  • Fully CPD/CE Certified
  • Internationally Accredited by ICOES
  • Instant Free PDF Certificate
  • Recommended by 94% of Students
  • 24/7 Access
  • 6614 Students Enrolled
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