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P2F teaches AIA class at 2015 Deck Expo in Chicago

P2F teaches AIA class at 2015 Deck Expo in Chicago

| November 24, 2015 | 0 Comments

AIA Accreditation Class on Rail Systems at Deck Expo On September 30, 2015, Prep to Finish taught its first AIA accreditation class at the Deck Expo in Chicago. The topic of of the class was “Dealing with Exterior Rail Systems”. P2F prepared a unique curriculum that satisfied the AIA requirements and gave attendees a real […]

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2015 Tech Track: NE PDCA Painter Training

2015 Tech Track: NE PDCA Painter Training

| November 16, 2015 | 2 Comments

PDCA Painter Training Prep to Finish presented to a ‘standing room only’ crowd of 48 painters at the Marriot in Trumbull, CT for the North East Council PDCA Regional Expo on November 13. This 7 hour technical training focused on new tools and products in the paint industry, geared specifically to “state of the art” […]

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Fresh Coat Training in Dallas

Fresh Coat Training in Dallas

| November 1, 2015 | 1 Comment

P2F partnered last week with national franchise Fresh Coat Painters to present a 3 day educational seminar for Fresh Coat paint company owners. This event was held at the Sherwin Williams University training center in Dallas. The curriculum presented by P2F was several months in development, and specifically designed to fit the real life needs of the […]

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PDCA Painter Training in New York

PDCA Painter Training in New York

| June 16, 2015 | 0 Comments

Recently, Scott and Todd spent a couple of days in Port Chester, NY, training two dozen pro painters. This marks the second round of events that Prep to Finish has delivered in partnership with the North East Council of the PDCA. Known for never teaching the same thing the same way twice, Scott and Todd […]

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PDCA North East Council Painter Training – Feb ’15

PDCA North East Council Painter Training – Feb ’15

| January 31, 2015 | 0 Comments

SOLD OUT!!! Painter Training Hits the Road…P2F Style! Prep to Finish partnered with the North East Council of the PDCA for two pro painter training sessions in Medford, MA on February 25/26. Sessions were held at the Sherwin Williams facility in Medford, with 31 pro painters over two days for both classroom style and hands […]

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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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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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