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Careers in Painting
Once you have completed basic training as a painter and decorator, you may choose to start a business. It is recommended that you get business training before starting your painting business. Just because you have great technical skills as a painter doesn't mean you know how to run a business.
Its better to specialise in a particular type of painting and decorating instead of trying to do everything or anything. This is called 'finding a niche market'. There are lots of types painting and decorating businesses, but in every case it is important that you get the training you need. Choose from the following:
To be a supervisor or estimator for a large painting contractor you need to have specialised skills in safety, estimating or managing teams. We recommend completing training in one of the following disciplines: