How to become a Signmaker
- Price: £5.99
- Published: November 2015
- Type: Business Opportunity Profile
- Format: PDF
- What qualifications and skills are required?
- What are the key market issues and trends?
- What are the main trading issues?
- Further information
A signmaker produces and installs different types of signs including shop/office signs and fascias, pavement signs, estate agents' boards, vehicle livery and banners. Some signmakers provide an in-house design service, while others subcontract to graphic designers.
This profile provides information about starting up and running a sign making service. It describes the skills required, the training available, the current market trends and the key trading issues. It also explains the legislation that must be complied with and provides sources of further information and support.