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Vehicle Wrap Installation for beginners - Hands on Training

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130 Scott Rd

130 Scott Road

Waterbury, CT 06705

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Beginners vehicle wrap training for paint wrap color changes or basic commercial advertisement wrap installation.

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Learn how to install 3M and Avery vinyl vehicle wrap for personal use or become a pro paid installer.

You can color change your car in just one day or take on a second source of income by becoming a vinyl wrap installer. Vinyl wrap can also be used to make murals, window displays, signage and refacing cabinets. The possibilities are endless.

This class is open to anyone who has the desire to learn a new trade in vehicle wrapping or is just looking to vinyl wrap their own car, truck, motorcycle, boat, furniture or various objects. Open to male or female and you must be at least 16 years old.

The training will cover:

  • Materials and usage
  • How to panel plan a wrap project
  • Dry hanging and hinging
  • Registration marks
  • Horizon Lines and equator lines
  • Smoothing out wrinkles before application
  • Applying vinyl and removing air
  • Evacuating slack and collapsing vinyl
  • Cutting – empty and solid areas
  • Finalizing and post heating
  • Tools and their proper usage
  • Types of Installations
  • How to prep a vehicle for wrap
  • Planning the install coverage – cuts, seams, gloving, inlays and post heats

    Training will start promptly at 9AM so plan on arriving by 8:30AM the latest in order to get final registration done and make sure your tools are in order. We will also supply a free lunch of sandwiches, chips, cookies, soda and water. You are also free to bring your own lunch if this isn't acceptable to you. Lunch will be a 30 minute break around 12pm.

    You will be required to have a basic tool kit in order to participate in class. You can purchase these tools online or they can be purchased from us for $95.00 in ADVANCE of the training. You cannot participate in the training without these tools so be sure they will be in your hands at least 24 hours before the training day.

    Your instructor is one of the best vehicle wrap installers in the North East and has wrapped over 3000 projects and has over 10 years experience! This training is fast paced and fun to assure that you learn everything that we have planned in the amount of time allotted. You will leave this training with all of the knowledge and tools t=you need to successfully start your path in the vinyl wrap industry. Like anything else, you will need to practice, practice and practice to perfect what you will learn on this day.

    No cell phone usage or recording is allowed during the training so please plan on keeping your phones OFF during this time and you will be free to check messages during the breaks. You can give our main number (203-631-6625) to family to reach you in case of emergency.

    Plan on dressing in comfortable work clothes. Please don't wear sweats or baggy loose fitting clothes due to safety issues. The training will be indoors in our shop on a cement floor. Please do not wear open toe shoes. Sneakers or work boots are the best option. Temperature is set at 70 degrees so dress accordingly as far as sweater or sweat shirts are concerned.

    Tool Requirements:

    • Avery Toolbelt
    • Vinyl air release / weeding tool
    • 3M Gold Squeegee with felt Monkey Strip
    • Avery Wrap Glove
    • Snitty Cutter
    • NT Cutter Knife
    • Blue and white Stabilo pencils
    • Small 12 ft tape measure

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