Phoenix Painters and Allied Trades

Your Future is in Your Hands

Phoenix Painters and Allied Trades

Your Future is in Your Hands

About Us



The Finishing Trades Institute of Arizona previously known as the Phoenix Painters and Allied Trades has been providing Apprenticeships and graduating apprentices since its inception dating back to 1964.

Advantages of an Apprenticeship


  • Accredited college credits are earned though Gateway Community College. 
  • Upon completion of an apprenticeship program you will earn a certification of completion from The Department of Labor and The State of Arizona.
  • Opportunity for advancement and increases in wages every 6-8 months.   

Earn While you Learn


Getting hired in today's tough job market requires advanced training or education. That can often mean that you'll be faced with a mountain of student loans. 

Fortunately for you, not only do you get the training you need for a successful professional and personal life, but you also start earning pay and benefits now - on the job - while you receive your training. That's why we call it earn while you learn!


Contact Us

Better yet, see us in person!

We accept applications on Thursday from 1:00pm - 4:00pm 

Finishing Trades Institute of Arizona-JATC

210 N 24th St, Phoenix, Arizona 85034, United States

Apprenticeship Coordinator Juan Medina (602) 459-1967


Monday - Friday: 8am - 5pm

Saturday: Closed

Sunday: Closed