Center for Curriculum and Transfer Articulation
Major: 5407
First Term: 2013 Spring   
Award: CCL  
Total Credits: 16-24
CIP Code: 46.0408

Occupational Area: Architecture and Construction/Apprenticeship Related Instruction
Instructional Council: Occupational Administrators (53)
GPA: 2.00
SOC Code:

Description: The Certificate of Completion (CCL) in Construction Trades: Painting and Drywalling program is designed to provide knowledge and skills in the painting and drywalling trade. Course work includes courses in painting and drywalling. Specifically, the courses train apprentices to paint from ladders and scaffolds, prepare and paint various types of surfaces, and handle all types of painting equipment. Upon completion of this program, apprentices are considered to be journeymen in the painting trade.

Consumer Program Costs and Career Information

Required Courses
Students should select from sixteen (16) to twenty-four (24) credits from the following courses based on their apprenticeship standing upon program enrollment and in consultation with Apprenticeship Program Coordinator.

+ PNT101 Basic Painting 4
+ PNT102 Painting and Decorating 4
+ PNT103 Color Mixing/Wood Finishing 4
+ PNT104 Special Decorative Finishes/Advanced Ladders and Scaffolding 4
+ PNT201 Basic Blueprint/Blasting/Drywall Taping 4
+ PNT202 Spray Painting/Coatings, Coverings 4
Credits: 16-24

Program Competencies
1. Rig, erect, and paint from ladders and scaffolds. (PNT101)
2. Prepare various types of surfaces for painting. (PNT101, PNT202)
3. Use and maintain painting tools and equipment. (PNT102)
4. Prepare tints, shades and tones of a specified color. (PNT102)
5. Perform basic color mixing and matching. (PNT103)
6. Identify safety and health precautions necessary when working in the paint trade. (PNT103, PNT104)
7. Develop a complete wood finishing schedule. (PNT103)
8. Produce a completed glazed, antique, wood grain, marbleized and stippled finish. (PNT104)
9. Complete a texture painted, gilded and decorative stenciled finish. (PNT104)
10. Recognize and correct potential safety and health hazards on the job site. (PNT104)
11. Read and interpret specifications, schedules and drawings inherent to the painting trade. (PNT201)
12. Prepare, operate, maintain, and store abrasive blasting equipment. (PNT201)
13. Demonstrate water blasting and steam cleaning procedures. (PNT201)
14. Operate and maintain airless and conventional spray equipment and materials. (PNT202)
15. Identify and use federal and state safety and health laws handling chemical materials. (PNT202)
16. Apply special coating materials, as needed, to various types of structures. (PNT202)
MCCCD Governing Board Approval Date: October 23, 2012

All information published is subject to change without notice. Every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of information presented, but based on the dynamic nature of the curricular process, course and program information is subject to change in order to reflect the most current information available.