Painter and Decorator Apprenticeship

Painter and Decorator Program Outcomes

  • Identify, mix and match color to any given surface.
  • Proper, safe use of ladders and scaffolding.
  • Apply any type of wall covering to any given substance.
  • Able to operate in a safe manner different types of spray equipment.
  • Be able to identify and apply different types of material for the finishing of wood products.
  • Be able to identify and solve different coating problems.
  • Be able to tape and finish dry wall.
  • Be able to read and interpret blue prints.
  • Perform abrasive and water blasting.
  • Apply various special decorative finishes: gilding, glazing, wood graining, marbleizing, stenciling and texturing.
  • Be able to prepared different substrates.
  • Work in a safe manner and be aware of safety hazards.
  • Apply special coatings.
  • Work with other trades.