3M offers best-in-class Graphics Installation Training and Testing Programs across the country. Locations include 3M Center in St. Paul, MN; Lowen Certified in Hutchinson, KS; Geek Wraps in Ft. Lauderdale, FL; J3 Industries, in Addison, TX; and Wrapix Academy in Burbank, CA.
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Take 3M's hands-on training and pass the accreditation test.
Get three days of personal, hands-on advanced training from 3M Graphics Authorized Trainers. Practice your skills on 10 stations, including vehicle graphics, smooth and textured walls and floor graphics. The low student-to-trainer ratio of this advanced training will help prepare you for the 3M Preferred Graphics Installer testing programs.
The Advanced Installation Training class will help prepare you for the 3M Preferred Graphics Installer Test with:
Once you're ready, take the test. Successfully passing this test will give you the accreditation of 3M Preferred Graphics Installer and will increase your status as an installer and give you instant creditability with your clients. This testing program is designed for performing all types of graphic installations.
3M Advanced Installation Training is not required to take this test but is recommended.
Benefits to becoming a 3M Preferred Graphics Installer:
The 3M Endorsed DI-NOC™ Installer Program is designed to give installers the tools and techniques needed to confidently apply 3M™ DI-NOC™ Architectural Finishes in an interior design setting. The training and testing will be done at 3M Center in St. Paul.
Benefits to becoming a 3M Endorsed Installer for Architectural Finishes:
Get your company 3M Certified.
For the business owner, this program is to certify the installation company that performs all types of graphic installations. The certification process starts with your application with the United Application Standards Group (UASG) at UASG.org. The process includes customer reference checks, site interview, and at least one of your installers successfully passing the 3M Preferred Graphics Installer Testing at 3M Center in St. Paul, Minnesota.
Join 3M Authorized Trainers for a complete, hands-on, one-day basic training course that will teach you the essential skills you need to meet the growing demand of accent installations and partial automotive graphics. Build the confidence you need to create your very own accent style using 3M™ Wrap Film Series 2080 and 3M™ Knifeless Tape.
3M has rolled out our Mobile Training Vehicle to deliver hands-on training at your location. The 40-foot mobile application center is fully equipped to provide training on the application of graphics and architectural films. Participants can expect to learn up-to-date and relevant installation techniques, industry best practices and 3M-specific solutions.
Contact your 3M Sales Representative or local distributor for more information.
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