TOLEDO, Oh. – Owens Community College has partnered with Finishing Brands: Binks, DeVilbiss, Ransburg, BGK to present two spray finishing technology workshops.  The three-day intensive training programs are scheduled for September 14-16 and November 2-4, in Toledo, Ohio. 

Classes meet from 8:30 am to 4:00 pm daily and include both classroom and hands-on sessions.  Two Continuing Education Units are awarded.  Attendees should be involved with industrial, contractor, or maintenance spray finishing applications, or spray equipment sales and distribution.  Topics for the workshops include:

·        Equipment types and selection

·        Equipment set-up, operation, and maintenance

·        Surface preparation and defect analysis

·        Material selection

·        Safety and regulatory concerns

To register, or for additional information, contact Jaime Wineland, Owens Community College, Workforce and Community Services Division, toll-free by phone at: 800-466-9367, ext.7320, or by email at sprayworkshop@netscape.net.