Careers In Construction
Painting and Finishing  

PACT Unit 11- Painting and Finishing  

Instructors teach the fundamentals of painting and finishing. Skills learned by students include:

  • Prepare and finish surfaces, such as wood and drywall
  • Work with different types of paints, such as water and oil-based paints
  • Use stains and coatings like varnish and lacquers
  • Apply specialty finishes, such as texturing and wall coverings
  • Use airless and conventional spray systems
  • Use green building techniques to reduce resources and improve indoor air quality

For more program information please contact Kitt Smith at the Housing & Building Association at 719-592-1800 x 100 or




About Company

Careers in Construction was launched in 2015 to help young people connect with construction trade education in the Pikes Peak and Southern Colorado regions - and to encourage our allies in the construction industry to join us in creating good career opportunities while helping their industries.


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4585 Hilton Parkway Colorado Springs, CO 80907