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TRAINING THURSDAY: Painter and Decorator Interprovincial (IP) Red Seal Exam PreparationOctober 18, 2021 - February 4, 2022icba.simplesignup.ca/en/9321/index.php?m=eventSummaryThe Red Seal Challenge Program for Painter and Decorators is designed to develop the theoretical and practical knowledge of experienced Painter and Decorators to prepare them to successfully challenge the Red Seal exam and build their understanding of the trade. Over 16 weeks, participants will work through the course content of Levels 1, 2, and 3, with online courses, virtual classroom sessions, video demonstrations and other activities to ensure that all learning styles are supported. Participants will not need to take time off work for this program. Topics covered in the program are:Use Safe Work Practices OH&S Regulations and WorkSafeBCPPESafety Training Overview Workplace HazardsTrade Math FundamentalsDrawings and SpecificationsIndustry Tools and EquipmentSurface PreparationPaint TechnologyColour TheoryPaint and Coating ApplicationCorrection Paint and Coating FailuresWood FinishesDecorative/Specialty FinishesWall Covering ProceduresIndustrial Paints and CoatingsSpray ApplicationPlease note: The program will pause for 2 weeks from Monday, December 20th to Sunday, January 2nd, and no live Zoom classes will ne held during this time. Participants are encouraged to use these two weeks to ensure they are up-to-date on the material, and review the content they have covered in the first 9 weeks of the course. The program resumes Monday January 3rd. This program is recommended for anyone wanting to challenge the Painter and Decorator Interprovincial (IP) Red Seal Exam who can prove the minimum of work hours of directly related work experience. It is recommended that participants have approval from their Apprenticeship Authority. AB: For more information and the forms to apply to challenge, please visit tradesecrets.alberta.ca/notices/alternate-pathways-to-certification.The AB Apprenticeship and Industry Training Office will assess work experience to determine if you are qualified. BC: For more information and the forms to apply to challenge, please visit www.itabc.ca/program/painter-and-decorator. The ITA will assess work experience to determine if you are qualified. MB: For more information and the forms to apply to challenge, please visit www.manitoba.ca/wd/apprenticeship/pdfpubs/pubs/discover/mb_trades/painter_decorator/painter_decor...Apprenticeship Manitoba will assess work experience to determine if you are qualified SK: For more information and the forms to apply to challenge, please visit saskapprenticeship.ca/wp-content/uploads/2020/11/Form-6A-Verification-of-Trade-Experience-PNT.pdf.The Saskatchewan Apprenticeship and Trade Certification Commission (SATCC) will assess work experience to determine if you are qualified.Register at: icba.simplesignup.ca/en/9321/index.php?m=eventSummaryCan't do this one? Check out icba.ca/courses for all our offeringsThanks to our sponsors Cloverdale Paint and Sherwin Williams! ... See MoreSee Less
Did you know that we add courses to our training calendar nearly every week? We have a full range of online self-paced courses, classroom sessions, and live virtual webinars. Check out the full list here: http://ow.ly/M50i30rUL2u
Our Change Order Management course is now available in an online self-paced course! This course will provide participants with best practices for successfully navigating this complex project management challenge. Register here: http://ow.ly/3GTT30rUL2b