Resources North East

Offering study programme and traineeships in painting and decorating, bricklaying and joinery.


  1. Overview
  2. What is on offer
  3. How to apply
  4. Contacts


With over 150 progressions into apprenticeships each year from our study programme and traineeships, our programmes are the perfect start to your career.

Our study programmes, which are delivered over 30 hours per week, up to 20 weeks.

What is on offer

Painting and Decorating -You'll develop the basic skills needed to be a painter and decorator including decorative finishes, cutting in and rolling paint.

Bricklaying -You'll learn how to install cavity walling, straight brickwork skills, use of tools, time management and critical health and safety requirements needed in the role.

Joinery -You'll begin to understand basic joints, installation of door frames, door hinges and locks. You'll complete a work-based project to further develop the skills employers demand of you including fitting of kitchen units and counter tops.

How to apply

For more information go to the Resource North East website and complete the referral form.

You can also call 0191 483 7002 or ask your Connexions Advisor to arrange a call back.


Tracey Rutherford

Web: Resource North East
Telephone: 0191 483 7002