Young Painter Chases Gold In The Spectrum

8 September 2007

FOR each new industry award that 20-year-old third-year apprentice painter and decorator Shareena Sloan wins, her jaw drops open a little more, she says. So it must be near her shoes now, since she has accumulated many awards since starting her apprenticeship in 2005... read full story

Painting Prize Winner

31 July 2007

IQ follows graduates into the workplace Apprentice painter Nicole Breska of Dapto has been awarded the Excellence in Training, 2006 award for her studies in Certificate III General Construction Course - Painting & Decorating, at Sydney Institute's TAFE... read full story

Inquiry Into Work Deaths Hears About Electrocution

18 February 2004

THE tragic electrocution of a Stockton apprentice painter was raised yesterday at a State Government parliamentary inquiry into workplace fatalities... read full story

Query Over Death

28 May 2001

A 20-YEAR-OLD apprentice painter electrocuted while pushing scaffolding along a Cessnock road had raised concerns about workplace safety only days before the tragedy, his family revealed yesterday... read full story

Pair Warned Not To Drink And Ride

10 August 1988

Two Berowra Heights men thought they could drink alcohol on trains because they had seen people drinking on a train to Gosford, Hornsby Court was told this week. Mark Leonard Andrews, 18, apprentice painter, of Cambewarra Crescent, Berowra Heights, and Scott Raymond Madden, 18, labourer, o.. read full story

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