I-CAR Launches Two Refinish Courses

From CollisionWeek News

I-CAR announced that two new courses for refinish technicians. Refinish Materials and Application Blending (REF08e) and Color Theory, Mixing Toners, and Tinting (REF09) are available now and have replaced Color Theory, Application, Tinting, and Blending (REF03).

Refinish Materials and Application Blending (REF08e) is an interactive online course, worth 2 credit hours. It is complete with demonstrations on conventional blending and reverse blending, as well as discussions on using a blending additive and a blending bed. Other key topics are material application, including sealers, basecoats and the array of clearcoats available today.

Color Theory, Mixing Toners, and Tinting (REF09) will provide knowledge on how to evaluate color, as well as discuss if and when tinting should be done. There are several interactive classroom activities throughout the course where students can apply and reinforce knowledge learned. This Live, instructor-led course is worth 3 credit hours.

The courses meet training requirements for Refinish Technicians, Estimators and Auto Physical Damage Appraisers in I-CAR’s Professional Development Program.

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