On Thursday, July 22, 2021, PDC 30's NCIFTI held a graduation ceremony honoring the painters/decorators, industrial painters, drywall finishers, and glaziers who successfully completed the North Central Illinois Finishing Trades Institute apprenticeship program in the last 18 months. Congratulations to the entire 2020/2021 graduating class and the following award recipients: Secretary-Treasurer Award winner Steve Griffis; Norm Hankes Award winner Scott Csech; Apprentices of the Year Joseph Gatz and Aaron Schaffer; and Perfect Attendance Award winners Scott Csech, Carlos Jimenez, Jordan Kilpatrick, Daniel Pantoja, Jose C. Marquez, Matthew Kennedy, Timothy Gaston, and Jake Forrest.
Apprentice of the Year: Aaron Schaffer
Apprentice of the Year: Joseph Gatz
Secretary Treasurer's Award Recipient: Steve Griffis
Norm Hankes Award Recipient: Scott Csech