CITB - Painting using HVLP Equipment

This course is designed to show you how to get the best possible finish with your HVLP/LVLP or compressor set up. We look at all the different options, including pressure pots, compressors, HVLP machines, different needle sets and different types of guns.

With 80% of this course over 2 days being practical you get a lot of time practicing your spray technique and learning how to correctly use the equipment.

This is a 2 Day Course

Course Cost - £490.00 plus vat

Arrive at 9:00am for a 9:30am start and we aim to finish around 5:00pm on both days

You will cover all the main concepts such as:

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

 

Course Objectives:

Students will know when and why to check wet/dry film thickness with gauges

Students will be able to assemble component parts to form spraying equipment (High volume low pressure) system

Students will be able assemble, set up and operate and shut down spray equipment

Students will be able to check suitability of previously prepared surfaces

Students will be able to establish air change requirements in confined areas

Students will be able to load, operate, maintain (during use) and monitor paint spray equipment

Students will be able to plan the safeguard of operatives and the general public from spraying

Students will be able to prepare coatings and apply water-borne coatings

Students will be able to provide protection by sheeting, masking and removing items

Students will be able to shut down, clean and store equipment

Students will be able to troubleshoot spray equipment problems and coating problems

Students will be able to use correct spray techniques on broad areas, angles, linear items and complex structural features

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This course is a stand alone course and does not require a prerequisite course to be completed before hand.

If you are unsure as to whether this course is for you then please chat to us.

If you are not yet CITB registered and want to find out more about the funding available then please get in touch.

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