Local Apprentice Receives a Dulux Accredited Award

Geraldton resident, Joshua Conti from Hopkinson Painting, has been named as a 2015 Dulux Accredited Apprentice of the Year Runner Up, recognising his high commitment to quality workmanship and a professional approach to customer service.

A panel of judges comprising senior managers from the Dulux paints business awarded Joshua a runner up award, acknowledging the high standard of his entry.

Joshua, in the third year of his apprenticeship, is proud to be recognised for his hard work in the industry.

“Receiving this runner up award has encouraged me to stay focused and continue my hard work.  My goal is to keep using the knowledge I learn on the job and through my studies to assist the business,” Joshua said.

Dulux Accredited Program Manager, Colleen Jeffery-Court, said his entry showcased the high standards, professionalism and dedication of young painters across the country.

“The judging panel was extremely impressed with the quality of Joshua’s entry. Apprentices like Joshua continue to showcase the Dulux Accredited brand by setting industry benchmarks,” Colleen said. 

The Dulux Accredited Awards has categories for small, medium and large painting businesses in the Dulux Accredited Painter of the Year Awards, with the additional categories of Dulux Accredited Business Professional of the Year, Awards for Excellence and Dulux Accredited Apprentice of the Year.

Below is a list of winners and commendations received in the 2015 Dulux Accredited Awards:

To find out more about the Dulux Accredited Painters program, visit www.duluxaccredited.com.au