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132 I WRAPS I 2015 r e s o u r c e s Wraps Training / CerTifiCaTion resourCes Finding the right type of vehicle wrap training is a very individual choice depending on a variety of factors such as your location, your budget, and ultimately your goals of how quickly you'd like to progress in the field. In the end, your success will depend on your ability to complete a full vehicle wrap. The more wraps you do, the faster and more ef- ficient you become. If your shop intends to compete as a high-volume wraps shop serving large clients, you should consider enrolling in a wraps certification program. Some of the classes listed below are limited to a specific number of attendees. Contact the company for specific dates, times and locations. Company / Program Duration Cost Information Web 3M Advanced Installation Training 3 days $1,500 The most comprehensive installation class available, presented by 3M Graphics Autho- rized Trainers, helps installers master graphic installation on all surfaces: vehicles wraps, windows, corrugated trailers, box trucks, sprinter vans, textured and smooth walls, and floors. installationprograms 3M Endorsed Vehicle Graphics Installer training/testing 1-2 days Various depending on Star level and location Installers and auto dealership employees can learn skills and then test at 1-Star through 4-Star levels as required by OEMs. installationprograms 3M Preferred Graphics Installer Testing 2 days $1,000 3M Preferred Graphics Installer hands-on and written testing is administered by 3M Graph- ics Authorized Testers installationprograms Apple Graphics 1 day call Vehicle prep, tools, materials, lamination, application, sizing, finishing. Fellers-certified instructors. wrap_training Application Nation / MacTac 1 day call Covers the basics of vehicle wraps application and architectural applications (walls, floors, windows), more. www.theapplicationnation. com Arizona Designs 2 day $995 Vehicle prep, wrap placement, installation tips & tricks, more. Advanced classes available. www.arizonadesignsinc. com Avery/Mutoh Car Wrap Training Program 1 to 2 days $175 - design only $369 - exam only $629 - 2 days training $759 - 2 days training/design $829 - 2 days training/exam $929 - 2 days training/exam/ design Avery Dennison and Mutoh America vehicle wrap training and certification is held at various locations, about 10 sessions offered per year. UGIS system taught by Justin Pate. graphics.averydennison. com/en/home/ser vices/ wrap-training.html Wraps Training resources

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