Course #PPG360

PPG – Color – Solventborne Systems

This course covers the theory of color and its practical application in tinting refinish colors. Specific data on Deltron® or Global Refinish System® (GRS) color mixing bases and their use in tinting is described in depth. The course provides training on various blending techniques and products used to refinish single stage, basecoat/clearcoat, and tri-coat colors.



Who Should Attend

All refinish technicians that mix color and jobber representatives.

Course Length

2 days (16 Hours)

Class Size

10-12 Students

Class Cost

See class cost document

Course Objectives

To provide training on blending and tinting procedures and color theory

Topics Covered

  • Safety
  • Color theory
  • Color plotting
  • Proper use of mixing banks
  • Proper use of digital scales
  • Proper handling of mixing bases
  • How to use a tinting chart
  • Color perception
  • Blending techniques
  • Hands-on blending
  • Flop and how to adjust it

Choose a Location

09/24/2019 - 09/25/2019
Minneapolis BDC

10/15/2019 - 10/16/2019
Seattle BDC

11/05/2019 - 11/06/2019
Eastfield College - Mesquite