This course will inform each student of updates in new products as well as the fundamentals and fine details of color adjustment and blending. The class content will cover a combination of procedures and theory, as well as actual hands on application for practical shop experience.


Lunch will be provided each day. Hours are 8:30 am - 4:30 pm daily with dismissal by 3:00 pm on the final day. All class participants will receive Personal Safety Equipment and Product and Color Training Materials for use and future reference.



This course is designed for the refinish technician or a paint specialist requiring proficiency in new product information, color mixing, and color adjustment.


Duration - 4 Days

Date(s) Location Price Registration
TBD TBD $225
This training is approved through CASE NATEF and the I-CAR Industry Training alliance program and as such, qualifies each participant to apply for 22 I-CAR credit hours.
This course prepares the student to identify potential efficiencies and apply the latest techniques with the goal of improving job performance and shop throughput in the following areas: 
  • Safety procedures & equipment
  • OEM finishes & repair decisions
  • FORMULAEXPRESS® online color formula retrieval system
  • Tinted undercoats & specialized clears
  • Color theory
  • Analysis of formula
  • Light sources & their effects on color
  • Color adjustment procedures
  • PROSPECTOR® color reference system
  • Application & blending techniques
  • Equipment (including HVLP, Short wave Infra-red)