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Become a 3M Dealer

3M understands that the installation of a product is just as important as the product features. That’s why we’re setting a new standard for architectural finish installation.

Why become a 3M Dealer?

When you become a 3M Dealer, you join a trusted brand that helps provide your customers with the latest technology and trends while potentially increasing your revenue. If you’re ready to take the next step, contact a 3M sales representative.

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    A strong, trusted brand

    For over 100 years, 3M has been known as a trusted leader in science and innovation and a world-renowned manufacturer of films.

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    Potential for increased revenue and business value

    As a 3M Dealer, you can offer expanded product lines and you’ll have an exclusive designation that sets you apart from other installers.

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    Bring relevant solutions to your clients

    With 3M’s tradition of innovation and industry-leading products, you can expect the latest film technology to meet your customer’s needs.

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    Beneficial partnership

    You’ll be listed on the 3M website as a recognized 3M Dealer with referrals from in-field sales representatives. Plus, you’ll have access to 3M tools, resources, promotions and products.

Become a 3M Preferred Installer

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    Program Overview

    The 3M Preferred DI-NOC™ Installer Program is comprised of two days of hands-on training followed by one day of testing.

    • Training covers the skills and knowledge necessary to apply 3M™ DI-NOC™ Architectural Finishes in an interior design setting. Completion of the training will allow participants to confidently complete 3M™ DI-NOC™ Architectural Finishes applications using appropriate materials, tools and techniques
    • Applications include, but are not limited to, flat surfaces, door wrapping, complex curves, corners and more.
    • Supplemental topics include Surface Preparation, Installation Considerations, Maintenance, and Repair.
    • The one-day test is comprised of a written and hands-on test that assesses participants’ competency in 3M™ DI-NOC™ Architectural Finishes application.
    • Participants who successfully complete the one-day test earn the 3M Preferred DI-NOC™ Installer designation.

Register Today

Complete a registration form and submit your electronic payment to reserve your place in the 3M Preferred DI-NOC™ Architectural Finishes Installer Program.

Frequently Asked Questions

Additional Trainings

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    3M Preferred Installer Testing for Fleet and/or Windows, Walls and Floors

    To receive the 3M Fleet Graphics Preferred Installer and 3M Windows, Walls & Floors Preferred Installer certifications, you must complete a test. Training is not required to take the test but is highly recommended. You must have this certification to install 3M window films, graphics and glass finishes.

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    3M Graphic Films Installation Training for Windows, Walls, Floors and Fleet Graphics

    • This course covers:

      • A broad range of installation approaches on applications including windows, walls, floors and fleet
      • Tools to improve your proficiency
      • Skills to ensure your applications exceed customer expectations
    • At the end of this three-day training, you may test for Windows, Walls and Floors and/or Fleet Accreditations. Passing the tests confers the titles of 3M Fleet Graphics Preferred Installer and 3M Windows, Walls & Floors Preferred Installer and will be listed on the 3M Installer Locator.
    • *Please note this three-day training is not intended to provide entry level installers with the skills needed to successfully pass hands-on testing. 3M recommends that these rigorous hands-on tests only be taken by experienced installers.
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    3M Glass Finishes Decorative Film Training

    • One-day courses including:

      • Hands-on training designed to expose the trainee to the basics of Sun Control, Safety & Security Window Film and 3M Glass Finishes Decorative Film installation
      • Trainees can learn how to install window film attachment systems

      *Please note that these one-day courses may not be factory certification training.

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