Careers

Painter Decorator Academy, will bring out your potential, creativity and passion in the painting industry through our unique, practical and dedicated programs. And, our Educators can help you find the niche that suits you best. Our specialized painter training courses to prepare you for any type of painting profession.

Whether you dream of owning your own business or creating the latest productive standards for others to follow, PDA will provide you all the tools and know-how to get you there. Our reputation is built on our dedication to our students’ educational and career success.

Career Possibilities

The career possibilities in the painting industry are virtually endless. The painting industry offers various types of career fields for industry professionals to excel and grow in; from Entry Level Painter to a Painting Company Owner…you’ll always be in demand and can change your goals at any point in your career.


Painters and Decorators are employed by contractors involved in:

  • New construction
  • Repair
  • Alternations or remodeling work
  • Organizations that own or manage large buildings such as apartment complexes or schools.

Experienced Painters and Decorators may advance to supervisory positions with painting and decorating contractors or set up their own small business.

Painters and Decorators Journeypersons are typically employed by:

  • Construction Industry
  • Painting Contractors
  • Building Maintenance Contractors
  • Self-employed
Please see our Program Course Outlines to Choose the Right Course for Your Painting Career!

Please see our Program Course Outlines to Choose the Right Course for Your Painting Career!


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