Kansas City Business Development Center

2604 NE Industrial Dr. Door 220
North Kansas City, MO 64117

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P: (816) 474-0600
F: (816) 474-0625


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EHP System Overview for Shops

01/22/2018   (Kansas City BDC - North Kansas City, MO)

Envirobase High Performance Waterborne “Convert with Confidence” Seminar (1/2 day) This course provides an overview about PPG’s waterborne “Convert with Confidence” program and what shops can expect during the waterborne conversion process.

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PPG Certification - Deltron

01/23/2018 - 01/24/2018   (Kansas City BDC - North Kansas City, MO)

As a core program of PPG Certification training, this program trains refinish technicians in personal safety, paint chemical fundamentals and repair procedures.

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PPG Color - Envirobase HP

01/30/2018 - 01/31/2018   (Kansas City BDC - North Kansas City, MO)

This two day program is designed for the collision center technician who currently uses PPG products in their refinish operations. This course covers the theory of color and its practical application in matching and tinting EHP refinish waterborne colors. The Envirobase High Performance waterborne color system and its associated color tools are described in depth. Hands-on exercises are designed to provide product and color tool exposure to the technician.


Eye for Colour - Aquabase Plus

02/01/2018 - 02/02/2018   (Kansas City BDC - North Kansas City, MO)

This 2 day program is designed for the collision center technician who currently uses Nexa products in their refinish operations. This course covers the theory of color and its practical application in matching and tinting Aquabase Plus refinish waterborne colors. The Aqubase Plus waterborne color system and its associated color tools are described in depth. Hands-on exercises are designed to provide product and color tool exposure to the technician.


Delfleet Evolution Recertification

02/06/2018   (Kansas City BDC - North Kansas City, MO)

The course will familiarize students with PPG’s Commercial Fleet products and systems. The class explains the products and how they can be productive in commercial fleet environments.


Delfleet Essential

02/07/2018   (Kansas City BDC - North Kansas City, MO)

This course familiarizes students with PPG’s Delfleet Essential coatings products and technologies. The class explains not only the products but also how their use can be profitable and productive in customer environments.

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Delfleet Essential

02/07/2018   (Kansas City BDC - North Kansas City, MO)

This course familiarizes students with PPG’s Delfleet Essential coatings products and technologies. The class explains not only the products but also how their use can be profitable and productive in customer environments.

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Delfleet Evolution Certification

02/08/2018 - 02/09/2018   (Kansas City BDC - North Kansas City, MO)

The course will familiarize students with PPG’s Commercial Fleet products and systems. The class explains the products and how they can be productive in commercial fleet environments.

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Delfleet Evolution Certification

02/08/2018 - 02/09/2018   (Kansas City BDC - North Kansas City, MO)

The course will familiarize students with PPG’s Commercial Fleet products and systems. The class explains the products and how they can be productive in commercial fleet environments.

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CE Instructor Development Training (IDT)

02/13/2018 - 02/14/2018   (Courtyard St. Louis Airport - Earth City - St. Louis, MO)

For CertifiedFirst Shops only, learn how to effectively deliver dynamic and motivational presentations to insurance agents in a interactive and informal atmosphere. Approved instructors are provided with several industry specific courses that are easy to teach and engaging for agents to experience. For more information on the PPG Continuing Education for Insurers program, contact Beth Kassabri at kassabri@ppg.com


PPG Certification - Envirobase HP

02/13/2018 - 02/14/2018   (Kansas City BDC - North Kansas City, MO)

Envirobase High Performance Waterborne Certification (2 day) As a core program of PPG Certification training, this program trains refinish technicians in personal safety, paint chemical and waterborne fundamentals, and repair procedures using PPG’s Envirobase High Performance Waterborne Basecoat Refinish System.


Nexa Certification - Aquabase Plus

02/15/2018 - 02/16/2018   (Kansas City BDC - North Kansas City, MO)

Aquabase Plus Waterborne Certification (2 day) As a core program of PPG Certification training, this program trains refinish technicians in personal safety, paint chemical and waterborne fundamentals, and repair procedures using PPG’s Aquabase Plus Waterborne Basecoat Refinish System.

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PPG Certification - Envirobase HP

03/06/2018 - 03/07/2018   (Kansas City BDC - North Kansas City, MO)

Envirobase High Performance Waterborne Certification (2 day) As a core program of PPG Certification training, this program trains refinish technicians in personal safety, paint chemical and waterborne fundamentals, and repair procedures using PPG’s Envirobase High Performance Waterborne Basecoat Refinish System.


PPG Recertification - Envirobase HP

03/08/2018   (Kansas City BDC - North Kansas City, MO)

Envirobase High Performance Waterborne Re-certification (1 day) This course will update technicians on any new products and techniques in the Evirobase High Performance Waterborne Refinish System. Completion will move a technician up to the next level of PPG Certified Technician status.


PPG Recertification - Deltron

03/09/2018   (Kansas City BDC - North Kansas City, MO)

This course will update technicians on any new products and techniques in the Deltron Refinish System product line. Completion will move a technician up to the next level of PPG Certified Technician status.

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Delfleet Spot Repair and Color Tinting

03/15/2018 - 03/16/2018   (Kansas City BDC - North Kansas City, MO)

Day one covers the products and procedures necessary to perform spot repairs with the Delfleet paint line. Day 2 provides instruction on color tinting theory and technique.

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PPG Certification - Envirobase HP

03/19/2018 - 03/20/2018   (Pulaski Technical College - Little Rock, AR)

Envirobase High Performance Waterborne Certification (2 day) As a core program of PPG Certification training, this program trains refinish technicians in personal safety, paint chemical and waterborne fundamentals, and repair procedures using PPG’s Envirobase High Performance Waterborne Basecoat Refinish System.


Competitive Edge Commercial Selling Skills Workshop

03/20/2018 - 03/21/2018   (Kansas City BDC - North Kansas City, MO)


PPG Certification - Deltron

03/21/2018 - 03/22/2018   (Pulaski Technical College - Little Rock, AR)

As a core program of PPG Certification training, this program trains refinish technicians in personal safety, paint chemical fundamentals and repair procedures.

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PPG Recertification - Envirobase HP

03/27/2018   (Kansas City BDC - North Kansas City, MO)

Envirobase High Performance Waterborne Re-certification (1 day) This course will update technicians on any new products and techniques in the Evirobase High Performance Waterborne Refinish System. Completion will move a technician up to the next level of PPG Certified Technician status.


Nexa Recertification - Aquabase Plus

03/28/2018   (Kansas City BDC - North Kansas City, MO)

Aquabase Plus Waterborne Re-certification (1 day) This course will update technicians on any new products and techniques in the Aquabase Plus Waterborne Refinish System. Completion will move a technician up to the next level of PPG Certified Technician status.

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PPG Recertification - Deltron

03/29/2018   (Kansas City BDC - North Kansas City, MO)

This course will update technicians on any new products and techniques in the Deltron Refinish System product line. Completion will move a technician up to the next level of PPG Certified Technician status.

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Value-Based Strategic Selling Skills

04/17/2018 - 04/18/2018   (Kansas City BDC - North Kansas City, MO)


Fundamentals of Commercial Truck Estimating

04/24/2018 - 04/25/2018   (Kansas City BDC - North Kansas City, MO)

This course will equip owners, managers and estimators to better understand and write a more accurate fleet repair estimate. By focusing on the mechanics of the estimate, you can have an immediate effect on the profitability of your facility.

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