Even an experienced powder coating tech encounters problems sometimes.
Get powder coating knowledge with hands-on experience, and become the expert you want to be!
A Powder Tech training class with Powder Buy the Pound offers in-depth knowledge about different metal substrates, problems and solutions. You will experience pre-treatment, grounding, hanging, spraying and curing different parts.
Booking a class with Powder Buy the Pound is the best choice to grow your powder coating career, get great results with your equipment,
and make more money!
Highly knowledgeable and trained instructors will lead you through the technology and practical aspects of powder coating to provide you with a complete understanding of the powder coating process. You will practice the information you learned in PBTP's hands-on training room and powder coating shop. Going through the entire process, from start to finish - prep to beautiful finished product - the hands-on practice will show you just how much you can achieve in your own shop! To enhance the experience. any problems that you face can be discussed and explained so you can get each part right and leave satisfied that you can do this on your own.
There are three certification classes offered: 2-day Powder Tech 101, 4-day Powder Tech Professional, and we also offer an additional day of hydrographic application.
Things you will learn in the class include (but are not limited to):
Powder Tech 101:
Different methods of powder application
double coats and multiple coating
Heat flocking, or hot spraying
Methods of surface prep:
Cleansing and conversion coatings, such as phosphates
MEK, Acetone, denatured alcohol
Final surface prep
Hands-on instruction on how to use:
Different powder coating controllers (settings, set up, and use)
Powder hoppers, pressure, fluidizing and vibrating hoppers
How to clean and perform regular maintenance on your equipment
Learn to avoid or correct
Classes are held Monday-Friday, 8:30AM-4:00PM at Powder Buy the Pound's training facility just south of Nashville, TN.