2016 FIRST QUARTER TRAINING SCHEDULE ANNOUNCED BY SHERWIN-WILLIAMS AUTOMOTIVE FINISHES
 
Warrensville Heights, Ohio – Sherwin-Williams Automotive Finishes knows knowledge is power. Professionals in the collision repair industry need to stay up-to-date on training and best practices to be successful. That’s why the company recently announced its latest first quarter 2016 collision repair industry courses taking place at training sites from January 5 through March 14, 2016. 
 
Participants will learn through a combination of classroom, digital, and hands-on settings at various metropolitan Sherwin-Williams Automotive Finishes training centers nationwide.
 
“In addition to the important, practical application process training with our innovative refinish products, the Sherwin-Williams philosophy of lean operations is common to all our classes,” says Rod Habel, director of training operations, Sherwin-Williams Automotive Finishes. “We’re always seeking to introduce concepts that support sustainable practices, increase productivity and minimize or even eliminate waste – all factors that are necessary for the success of a collision repair center.”
 
Further details regarding the 2016 first quarter schedule for training centers, dates, specific course descriptions and locations, are listed below:
 
Sherwin-Williams Automotive Finishes 2016 1st Quarter Training Schedule
Training Center
Date
Training Course Description
Number Of Days
Atlanta
02/23/2016
Painter Certification
3
Atlanta
03/07/2016
Color Adjustment and Blending
3
Chicago
01/05/2016
Painter Certification
3
Chicago
01/18/2016
Color Adjustment and Blending
3
Chicago
02/08/2016
AWX Performance Plus Application and Color Simplicity
3
Chicago
03/03/2016
Estimating Solutions for Profit
1
Chicago
03/04/2016
Achieving Service Excellence
1
Chicago
03/14/2016
Fleet CFR
3
Dallas
01/11/2016
Color Adjustment and Blending
3
Dallas
02/08/2016
Painter Certification
3
Dallas
03/07/2016
Color Adjustment and Blending
3
Dallas
03/14/2016
AWX Performance Plus Waterborne Basecoat Painter Certification
3
Philadelphia
01/05/2016
Ultra 7000® Basecoat Painter Certification
3
Philadelphia
01/12/2016
Fleet CFR
3
Philadelphia
02/01/2016
Ultra 7000® Basecoat Painter Certification
3
Philadelphia
02/04/2016
Estimating Solutions for Profit
1
Philadelphia
02/25/2016
Estimating Solutions for Profit
1
Philadelphia
02/26/2016
Achieving Service Excellence
1
Philadelphia
03/04/2016
Estimating Solutions for Profit
1
Reno
01/18/2016
Color Adjustment and Blending
3
Reno
02/01/2016
AWX Performance Plus Waterborne Painter Certification
3
Reno
02/08/2016
Fleet CFR
3
 
For more information about Sherwin-Williams Automotive Finishes courses, visit its training section at http://www.sherwin-automotive.com/refinish/training-support/ or call 1-800-SWULTRA (1-800-798-5872).
 
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Editor’s Note:
 
The Sherwin-Williams Company, founded in 1866, is one of the world's leading companies in the manufacture, distribution and sale of coatings and related products to professional, industrial, commercial and retail customers. Sherwin-Williams Automotive Finishes, a division of The Sherwin-Williams Company, manufactures and distributes a complete line of advanced technology paint and coating systems for automotive and fleet refinishing industries.