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Apply paint using HVLP Equipment

This 2-day HVLP course offers you the opportunity to expand your skills and develop your knowledge in the field of HVLP spraying. It is designed for decorators, carpenters, joiners, and anyone interested in HVLP spraying.
By mastering your spraying skills, you’ll achieve a high-quality finish that will leave your clients satisfied and your profits growing.

Apply paint using HVLP Equipment

Join our 2-day HVLP course and expand your skills! This course is assured by City & Guilds. It is perfect for decorators, carpenters, joiners, and anyone interested in HVLP spraying. You’ll gain a strong foundation in HVLP and compressor setups and learn about different types of guns and setups.

During the course, you’ll learn clever techniques and learn about different types of guns and setups for both HVLP and compressors. You’ll also have the opportunity to practice hands-on and hone your skills by spraying various surfaces, including doors, furniture, and MDF boards.

This is an opportunity to stand out from the competition and achieve growth in your career. Don’t miss out on this chance to take your skills to the next level!

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Apply paint using HVLP Equipment course overview

You will cover the following:
• Health & Safety
• Use of HVLP gravity-fed & suction cup guns plus needle settings
• Use of pressure pots
• Conventional spraying using a compressor
• Checking the suitability of previously prepared surfaces
• Pressures and products with the different machines
• Spraying techniques
• Cleaning & maintenance
• Fault finding

Course Objectives:
• Know when and why to check wet/dry film thickness with gauges.
• Assemble parts to form spraying equipment (high volume, low pressure) system.
• Assemble, set up, operate and shut down spray equipment.
• Check the suitability of previously prepared surfaces.
• Establish air change requirements in confined areas.
• Load, operate, maintain (during use) and monitor paint spray equipment.
• Plan the safeguard of operatives and the general public from spraying.
• Prepare coatings and apply water-borne coatings.
• Protect by sheeting, masking and removing items.
• Shut down, clean and store equipment.
• Troubleshoot spray equipment problems and coating problems.
•Use correct spray techniques on broad areas, angles, linear items and complex structural features.

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About City & Guilds

City & Guilds is a household brand and a global leader in skills development.

Over one million people earn a City & Guilds qualification every year, providing them with the skills they need to thrive in the workplace. In the global economy, the ability to compete depends on building a skilled, competent and confident workforce. City & Guilds understands the value of portable skills and globally recognised standards that enable people and organisations to succeed. 

It partners with Governments, employers and educators in over 50 countries across five continents to advise them on developing high-quality skills training that meets the needs of the global workforce without compromising on local demands.

City & Guilds is a City & Guilds Group Business founded in 1878 and incorporated by Royal Charter. City & Guilds is part of the City & Guilds Group, comprising City & Guilds, ILM, Kineo, The Oxford Group, Digitalme and Gen2. Together, the businesses set the standards for corporate learning, on-the-job development, and skills recognition. 

If anyone needs any additional help to complete the written assessment, please get in touch, and we can discuss how we can help.

Completing the assessments is compulsory for this programme assured by City & Guilds. However, those who do not complete it on the day will receive a PaintTech Training Academy certificate of participation and be given an opportunity to attend an additional assessment day.

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What people say!

Attended the Introduction to spraying course and found it very informative and a great help. Ian and Lyndseys knowledge and help is priceless. I'm looking forward to booking and attending the advanced trim course. This course is a must for new spray painters and also experienced sprayer users
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robert mahoney
Just finished a two day intensive course in airless spraying. They had great knowledge and the on going support is fantastic.
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Paul Treadwell
I am very pleased with the knowledge and practice I have acquired there. Full professionalism and extensive knowledge on every topic related to the use of the spray technics.
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