Course #PPG2281

Commercial Performance Coatings – Product Technologies

This course familiarizes students with PPG’s Commercial Performance Coatings products and technologies. The class explains not only the products but also how their use can be profitable and productive in customer environments. Hands-on spray activities, product demonstrations, classroom lecture, and group discussion are included in this program. At the close of the program, students will be given a certificate of completion.



Who Should Attend

  • Distributor owners
  • Store managers
  • Inside and outside sales
  • Technical staff who focus on or support Commercial Performance Coatings product lines

Course Length

2 days (16 Hours)

Class Size

8-12 students

Class Cost

See class cost document

Course Objectives

To provide a basic understanding of PPG's Commercial Performance Coatings products. Students will receive information on the complete coatings process used by many modern commercial and industrial accounts.

The student will be able to:

  • Understand how to work safely in industrial paint application environments
  • Identify the most effective coatings to meet a specific customer’s needs
  • Demonstrate a knowledge of commercial coatings technology and paint systems
  • Understand how to identify and prepare various types of substrates found in the industrial market

Topics Covered

  • Safety
  • Marketing Overview
  • Substrate Preparation
  • Pretreatment
  • Coating Fundamentals
  • Curing Mechanisms
  • Product Technologies
  • Product Characteristics
  • Application Considerations
  • Specifications and ASTM
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03/17/2020 - 03/18/2020
Orlando BDC