Archive for December, 2013

2014 Prep to Finish Private Training Schedule

2014 Prep to Finish Private Training Schedule

| December 14, 2013 | 2 Comments

2014 Prep to Finish  Private Training Workshop Schedule Check this page frequently. All 2014 private contractor training workshops will be announced here. Workshop #1: Topic: Intro to Painting (2 day workshop) Dates: Tuesday, January 21 – Wednesday, January 22 2014 Workshop fee: $350 Location: Jericho, Vermont Class Size: 8 people max. Prerequisites: Open to all levels […]

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Paint Contractor Training Workshops

Paint Contractor Training Workshops

| December 1, 2013 | 5 Comments

Prep to Finish Workshop Details are Here! Failure to Adapt is No Excuse There has been more change in the paint industry in the past 5 years than in the previous couple of decades combined. Just when you start to figure the new technologies out, things change again. We believe that anything that can boost […]

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How We Spent our Summer Vacation – Prep to Finish Training for Painters

How We Spent our Summer Vacation – Prep to Finish Training for Painters

| December 1, 2013 | 0 Comments

Prep to Finish Training Update Ok, it wasn’t much of a vacation, as we are busy paint contractors. But we did successfully complete a couple of some critical summer initiatives for our Prep to Finish Training Program. First, we teamed with Graco, our Full Program Sprayer Sponsor, to launch a new instructional video series. In […]

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Prep to Finish PTF-001: Intro to Painting

Prep to Finish PTF-001: Intro to Painting

| December 1, 2013 | 6 Comments

PTF-001 Intro to Painting : Failure to Adapt is No Excuse Get Early Bird Course Announcements Here: P2F News 2016 This Prep to Finish workshop is open to finishers of all types: painters, remodelers, woodworkers, cabinet finishers and hobbyists. The focus is on clean, efficient and safe work methods and efficient habits through hands on tasks […]

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Prep to Finish PTF-002: Spray Tech 101

Prep to Finish PTF-002: Spray Tech 101

| December 1, 2013 | 3 Comments

PTF-002 Spray Tech 101: Spraying for all levels Receive Course Schedule Announcements via 2016 P2F News! So many spray options available…so many new product technologies out, but which one is best suited for what? Prep to Finish Painter Training Workshops on spraying are the solution to this problem. A comprehensive workshop of hands-on training and […]

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Prep to Finish PTF-003: HVLP

Prep to Finish PTF-003: HVLP

| December 1, 2013 | 4 Comments

PTF-003 HVLP: Not a High Pressure situation Receive 2016 Course Date Announcements via P2F News. This hands-on Prep to Finish HVLP (high velocity low pressure) workshop takes away all the mystery and stress related to cup and gravity style turbine HVLP spraying systems. HVLP makes it easy to set up, easy to spray and easy […]

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Prep to Finish PTF-004: Airless v. AAA

Prep to Finish PTF-004: Airless v. AAA

| December 1, 2013 | 4 Comments

PTF-004  395 Airless and Air-assisted Pump: Where does the difference lie? Get 2016 Course Date Announcements via P2F News. Time to focus on HOW to spray with a .5 gpm pump at a much lower pressure while having more control of your material and getting a high end finish every time is the context of […]

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Prep to Finish PTF-005: Waterborne and OMU

Prep to Finish PTF-005: Waterborne and OMU

| December 1, 2013 | 1 Comment

PTF-005 Waterborne and Oil-Modified…huh?  Get 2016 Course Date Announcements via P2F News What has happened to Dad’s old can of latex paint in the basement? Prep to Finish paint training will help you figure out what has changed and what to do about it.Early generation latexes were awful; they were not easy to use and […]

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Prep to Finish PTF-006: Surface Prep Course

Prep to Finish PTF-006: Surface Prep Course

| December 1, 2013 | 1 Comment

PTF-006 Leave your Competition in the dust: The Surface Prep Course Get 2016 Course Date Announcements via P2F News! Learn how to implement power tools into your waterborne prep process to improve results, provide a safer and cleaner work environment and increase your profits. Up to 14 sanders with HEPA dust extraction will be featured […]

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Prep to Finish PTF-007: Build Your Own Workshop

Prep to Finish PTF-007: Build Your Own Workshop

| December 1, 2013 | 1 Comment

PTF-007 B.Y.O.W. : Build Your Own Workshop Get Course Date Announcements via P2F News in 2016! If one were to go online to any paint industry blog or website they would discover that there are new things being developed, discussed or screwed up in the painting world every day. Odds are there is some aspect […]

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