Warrensville Heights, Ohio – Providing collision repair industry professionals with advanced training is just one of the ways Sherwin-Williams Automotive Finishes helps shops be successful. Its latest third quarter 2016 training schedule was recently announced outlining the courses taking place nationwide at training sites from July 25 through September 26, 2016.
From Painter Certification to Color Adjustment and Blending, as well as Fleet CFR, there are a variety of topics addressed throughout the series to better equip technicians to handle multiple challenges experienced in the workplace. Participants will learn to perfect their skills through a combination of classroom, digital and hands-on settings at various metropolitan Sherwin-Williams Automotive Finishes training centers.
“In any career, continuing education is an important factor to make sure employees know the best practices and continue to expand their horizons,” says Rod Habel, Sherwin-Williams Automotive Finishes Director of Training Operations.
“Advanced training helps professionals stay productive and efficient on-site,” Habel adds. “For instance, our Painter Certification class will instruct students in the proper application and usage of the ULTRA 7000® Refinish System and the AWX Performance Plus™ Waterborne System. The objective is to improve production targets and maintain the highest quality repair.”
He also noted there are several opportunities for painters and technicians to attend a Color Adjustment and Blending course that introduces students to practical application techniques and trouble-shooting during the painting process.
Further details regarding the 2016 third quarter schedule for training centers, dates, specific course descriptions and locations, are listed below:
Sherwin-Williams Automotive Finishes 2016 Third Quarter Training Schedule
Training Center Date Training Course Description Number Of Days
Atlanta 07/25/2016 Painter Certification 3
Atlanta 08/08/2016 Color Adjustment and Blending 3
Atlanta 09/26/2016 Fleet CFR 3
Chicago 07/25/2016 Painter Certification 3
Chicago 08/29/2016 Color Adjustment and Blending 2
Chicago 09/26/2016 Painter Certification 3
Dallas 08/08/2016 Painter Certification 3
Dallas 08/15/2016 Color Adjustment and Blending 3
Reno 08/15/2016 Color Adjustment and Blending 3
Reno 08/29/2016 Painter Certification 3
For more information about Sherwin-Williams Automotive Finishes courses, visit its training section at or call 1-800-SWULTRA (1-800-798-5872).
About Sherwin Williams
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.