DC9 DISTRICT COUNCIL 9 NEW YORK IUPAT, PAINTERS AND ALLIED TRADES
DC9 LOCAL UNIONS
Continuing Education

District Council 9 offers education and training to keep our members working, now and in the future. This means providing opportunities for continued Journey person training after completing the apprenticeship program. Skill training is continuously available to all members who want to perfect their techniques. Free Courses Offered by DC9 Include:

English Courses
  • DC9 English classes are free and open to all members and your families.
  • We offer all levels of English For Speakers of Other Languages.
  • Classes are dynamic, comfortable, and adapted to your schedule.
  • Safety and communication are essential to a healthy productive work environment and improving your personal work situation.
  • Come check it out. Walk-in visits are welcome.
  • Classes are fun, free, and you learn a lot of useful English.
Citizenship Program
  • Develop writing and interviewing skills
  • Learn about U.S. government, history and cultures
  • Study the 100 citizenship test questions
  • Prepare for the INS interview
Computer Program
  • Introduction to Computers
  • Microsoft Word, Excel, Access, PowerPoint, Internet, E-mail, Web sites
  • Union building through the Net , Computer Skills for Shop Stewards
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