Painter Apprenticeship : Emily Griffith Technical College

Painter Apprenticeship

Do you like working with your hands? Do you have an artistic side? Put your skills to work with an apprenticeship in painting. 

What is a Painter? Painters protect and beautify interior and exterior buildings and structures. Painters apply paints, varnishes, lacquers, seals, and stains. Drywall fabricators measure, cut, and install wallboard to size. 

In an apprenticeship program like painting, you’ll gain experience through on-the-job training and coursework provided by apprenticeship partners. 

Requirements: If you are interested in the Painter apprenticeship, you must be 18 years or older with a high school diploma or GED. 

Want more information? Get the Apprenticeship Program Flyer

Where can you start your Painter apprenticeship? 

Emily Griffith Technical College has partnered with a number of different unions and trade organizations to offer apprenticeship programs. 

If you are interested in the Painter Apprenticeship, please reach out to one of the partners listed below to learn how to get started. 

Colorado Finishing Trades

303-761-1324

EMILY’S STORIES


"Come study at Emily Griffith because the teachers are amazing and you will have a great experience."

Chansoth Sen is a recent graduate of our English and Cosmetology programs. Chansoth first moved to the US in 2009 from Cambodia and came to Emily Griffith to improve her English. “My English was very bad when I started school and I was shy when I have to speak,” she explains. 

She worked her way through English classes and then began working on her certificate in Cosmetology. Chansoth worked closely with our ELA and Career Services navigation team to plan and achieve her academic and career goals. She plans to work in a salon to gain experience until she can open her own salon here and in Cambodia. 

Chansoth encourages others to come study at Emily Griffith. “You are never too late to go to school and become who you want to be. If you work hard, you can accomplish all of your goals. Come study at Emily Griffith because the teachers are amazing and you will have a great experience.”

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