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> Powder Coat Training

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!

powder tech 101, learn the basics and essentials of powder coating, even if you are and experienced powder coater, you w
Powder Coating Training 2 Day Course

Become a powder coat expert! Receive hands-on training   at our industrial shop with a small group of powder coat professionals and amateurs. In Powder Tech 101, learn to prep, spray, solve and repair problems, with business guidance and a comprehensive powder coater expert manual. Classes are offered weekly and can fill up quickly.

powder coating advanced training, hands-on course with certification.
Powder Coating Training 4 Day Class
Complete hands on learning in an small group powder coating shop setting with additional skills and hands-on training beyond our Powder Tech 101 course. You will learn how to prepare parts, spray, troubleshoot, and cure your part for a high quality, durable powder coat finish. Classes are available most weeks, but seats fill fast. Reserve yours today!
Hydrographic Training
Hydrographics Training

Hydrographics training for one day or as an add-on for powder coating classes.


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:

  • Powder types
  • Powder curing
  • Different methods of powder application
  • double coats and multiple coating
  • Heat flocking, or hot spraying

Methods of surface prep:

  • Chemical stripping
  • Media blasting
  • Degreasing
  • Out gassing
  • 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

  • Back ionization
  • Contamination
  • Out gassing
Classes are held Monday-Friday, 8:30AM-4:00PM at Powder Buy the Pound's training facility just south of Nashville, TN.
2011 Johnson Industrial Blvd.
Nolensville, TN 37135



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