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PPG releases new 2019 training programme

A brand new comprehensive training programme for the bodyshop industry has been released by PPG Refinish UK and Ireland.

As of one the world’s leading global suppliers of paints, coatings and speciality materials, PPG have designed courses to help customers continuously improve efficiency and profitability. Held at the PPG Training Centre in Stowmarket, Suffolk, the range of courses are designed for all levels of experience and combine theoretical and practical training.

Course topics include Refinish Systems, Colour Awareness and Commercial Transport. However the training programmes are fully flexible and can also be adapted to suit the specific needs of the participants. Numbers are kept small for courses, ensuring the very best tuition from the experienced PPG technical team.

Each participant receives a certificate after successful completion of their course; providing the individual the support and knowledge that they have been trained to PPG standards.

Chris Pennell, PPG Refinish UK and Ireland’s Technical Manager comments: “We believe that training is one of the most important investments a company can make. Attendees on our courses will strengthen their knowledge and skills, which will ultimately benefit the business they work for. We welcome all levels of industry experience; whether you’re just starting out as an apprentice or if you’ve been in the industry for years, there will be a course to develop your skills”.

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