Sikkens Course Offerings 

 Autobase Plus

 

1.1 Course description

 In this optimal spraying course we focus in a very practical way on Autobase Plus and its application.

 Correct selection of the different products and their combinations.

 The application procedure is covered with theoretical and practical session.

1.2 Benefits of this training course

 Increased production because of correct material selection and efficient application techniques.

 Material savings because of economic application techniques.

 Error reduction thus time saving because of preventive action.

1.3 Objectives

 Participants will upgrade their knowledge level and improve their application techniques.

 After this training, participants will be able to:

  •       -Specify all products technical data.
  •       -Apply Autobase Plus when doing

            -Total respray

            -Spot-repair (SRA method)

 Panel-repair

1.4 Target group

 Body shop car sprayers.

1.5 Student requirements

 Minimum of 2 years experience in the repair process.

 Attempt to get trainees with a similar level of experience.

1.6 Group size

 Minimum  numbers of participants: 4

 Maximum numbers of participants: 8

1.7 Course duration

 3 Days

 Autowave

 

1.1 Course description

 In this Autowave product training various subjects will be discussed;   Personal protection, Technical Data, Application   techniques,  Equipment, Tools and storage.

 Participants will improve their product knowledge and skills on application techniques in a mix of presentation, classroom exercises and hands on sessions.

1.2 Benefits of this training course

 Increased production and material savings as result of effective application techniques and economic material usage.

 Minimized risk of application errors due to improved application techniques.

1.3 Objectives

 After this training, participants will be able to:

  •       -Explain the product specifications.
  •       -Conduct the Autowave application in a professional way according to the specifications mentioned in the Technical Data Sheet.

      -Select and use appropriate personal protection.

1.4 Target group

 Bodyshop employees; car sprayers or preppers (potential car sprayers). Selected trainees preferably have a similar level of experience.

1.5 Student requirements

 Basic knowledge in the Car Refinish repair process.

 Participants should have attended a spraying technique or similar   training course.

1.6 Group size

 Minimum  numbers of participants: 4

 Maximum numbers of participants: 8

1.7 Course duration

 2 days

 Color Tinting

 

1.1 Course description

 During this Color Tinting course the following topics will be covered in both theoretical- and practical sessions:

  •       -Color difference analysis
  •       -The color process
  •       -Theory on colors (color perception)
  •       -Color documentation
  •       -Color tinting technique
  •       -Solid, metallic and pearl colors 

      -In the practical sessions, the theory is put into practice, as well as the application techniques that may influence color accuracy.

 The Ishihara color blindness test; to check participants ability to recognize different colors is part of the training

1.2 Benefits of this training course

 Employees with improved knowledge and skills on Color tinting techniques

      - Labor time and paint savings due to efficient color   tinting techniques

      - Minimized risk of errors and / or re-do’s due to improved color tinting technique

1.3 Objectives

 After this training participants are able to:

  •       -Determine if color tinting is necessary
  •       -Explain the color process
  •       -Use the color documentation in an effective way

      -Achieve a good color match between the original car color and the -repair paint using a minimum of time and materials

1.4 Target group

 Bodyshop employees; car sprayers and / or color mixers.

 Selected trainees should be frequently engaged in color matching activities

1.5 Student requirements

 Basic knowledge in the Car Refinish repair process

 Participants should have attended a spraying technique or similar course

1.6 Group size

 Minimum  numbers of participants: 4

 Maximum numbers of participants: 6

1.7 Course duration

 4 days sequential or:

 2 sessions of 2 days, interval between the sessions of minimum 4 weeks and maximum 3 months

 During the interval participants are able to improve their skills in a practical situation