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Apprentice Decorator of the Year: Crown celebrates Big 4-0

The Apprentice Decorator of the Year competition is back and bigger than ever, with the nation’s best budding painters and decorators from colleges across the UK taking part. And it’s a landmark year for the competition’s sponsor Crown Paints as the company has now been supporting the contest for 40 years. The company has a full calendar of activity planned to mark the milestone, from special training days at Crown HQ to exclusive offers and deals via its network of 150 Crown Decorating Centres.

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DULUX ACADEMY CELEBRATES THIRD BIRTHDAY AND A MILESTONE 5,500 PROFESSIONALS TRAINED

As the UK’s first dedicated training centre for professional painters and decorators, Dulux Academy is the home of painting and decorating excellence.   Since its official launch in March 2016, Dulux Academy has welcomed over 5,500 course attendees and is on track with its ambition to train 10,000 professionals by the end of 2020. Attendees over the three years have ...

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JOHNSTONE’S TRADE STARTS SEARCH FOR YOUNG PAINTER OF THE YEAR

Johnstone’s Trade is celebrating the skill and knowledge of budding painting and decorating professionals as part of its 2019 Young Painter of the Year competition – giving seven trainees the chance to be crowned a winner.  Now in its 15th year, the competition aims to find and inspire the next generation of painters and decorators by celebrating the work of ...

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Novus JCB Academy Project

Novus Constructing The Future With The JCB Academy

National property maintenance, refurbishment and new build contractor, Novus Property Solutions, is undertaking an exciting project to create a brand-new apprentice training centre at The JCB Academy in Staffordshire. An innovative school for students with a keen interest in engineering and business, The JCB Academy aims to develop engineers and business leaders of the future by turning learning into practice. ...

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