AWFI creates and delivers process training for hand spray and automatic equipment operators. All automotive training aims to deliver results to increase transfer efficiency, improve quality appearance, reduce waste, and troubleshooting in-process application issues.
AWFI’s training team are second to none in the coatings industry with over 50 years of collective knowledge in coatings applications. Our broad spectrum of courses provide a high level of information from surface preparation to packaging. Programs offered by AWFI are hands on and provide real world experience for industrial finishers.
Automated Paint Process Application
Automated Paint System Troubleshooting
Automated Electrostatic Paint Application
Automated Electrostatic Paint System Troubleshooting
Robotic Paint Process Application
Robotic Electrostatic Paint Process Application
“There is no saturation point in education.”
– IBM Founder Thomas J. Watson, Sr.
In today’s economic reality, every dollar spent must be guaranteed to return to your company’s bottom line. Employee training and development is becoming more important as companies are increasingly relying on the knowledge, skills and abilities of their human capital to drive companies business performance.
Committing to training for different reasons, such as improving product quality, introducing technology to gain operational efficiency, reducing errors, etc. must directly improve profitability.
For smaller shops, cost effective consortium training may be arranged in your local manufacturing vicinity. Customized and standard training programs can include process training, paint training, systems training, equipment training, troubleshooting, and integration. AWFI will organize the groups in your area through trade association, grant opportunities, and our network of coating material and equipment manufacturers. If you have training interests, contact us to discuss details on forming a training consortium that meets a broad scope of company interests.
On Site Training
For larger companies, AWFI will train your team of coatings technicians at your manufacturing site. These on-site training programs allow your workers to gain valuable skills while limiting production disruption and eliminating travel time. AWFI offers standard training programs or highly customized training solutions to fit your specific application & production requirements. Our team will consult with your HR department to perform a training needs assessment. AWFI will then develop a proprietary training program to direct the spray operators skills to the highest level of proficiency. Our training aides, including virtual reality and multi-media content, provides an interactive experience.
Training in AWFI’s Lab at Riverstone
AWFI’s Riverstone Training Facility is a state of the art multi-million dollar facility, the most advanced in the industry. In our 12,000 sq. ft. training facility, every type of application technology is available at our fingertips to provide the most in depth training experience for your employees. All sectors of the coating industry from Aerospace to the Wood Industry will benefit from the opportunity to learn how to use manual application equipment, advanced robotics, and flatline spray systems. Specific industry sector training is delivered by experts from each industry. This ensures your training dollars are targeted directly toward your specific application needs.
Custom Training Solutions
A customized training program can be developed for a company, or companies, for training at the AWFI facility or on-site at the company’s facility. If an individual requests one-on-one customized training, the standard rate is $150/hour.
For custom training call (888) 840-2934 or contact us for more information.