This course is designed for prep technicians who want to increase their knowledge, productivity, and the quality of work they perform. The course will instruct the student in all areas of prepping a vehicle for the painter.

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 Training Materials for use and future reference.



This course is designed for prep technicians and entry-level body shop personnel.


Duration - 3 days

Date(s) Location Price Registration
TBD TBD $150
This training is approved through CASE NATEF and the I-CAR Industry Training alliance program and as such, qualifies each participant to apply for 17 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
  • Abrasives
  • Spray Guns
  • Masking & Taping
  • Repair Procedures
  • Metal Prep
  • Single Stage Systems
  • Basecoat systems
  • Surface Cleaners
  • Product Tips
  • Clearcoats
  • Polishing Techniques