Painting Fundamentals


top intro to painting

The development of this course has been supported by Benjamin Moore. 

Their sponsorship provides for  12 months of free access to any TEACH partner.

Course Features

Brushes and Rollers

2 video lessons providing a review of the basic hand and power tools used in the electrical trade - with an emphasis on residential wiring tools


This includes lessons for site prep and surface prep. Masking, Sanding, Spackling, Chalking etc.


11 mini-lessons about the wiring process - from running Romex cable to wiring a 3-way switch.

Knowledge Review (quiz)

This course has a built-in knowledge review quiz in the tools section, the materials section, and the process section.

Skills Exercises

We have several skills exercises supporting painting prep and paint application with a brush and roller. Sprayers are part of the advanced painting course still in development.

Student Engagement Videos

Each course section has mini-engagement videos, sometimes to introduce a section or explain what is next...and sometimes just to say great job.

Instructor Resources

Each course provides an instructor resource library, this consists of resources from the TEACH OER library and additional resources for the instructor.

Keep in touch with us.

Subscribe to our newsletter