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PRODUCT NAME: Essentials In Paint and Painting Technology
  PRICE $539.00 USD



MPI's Level 1 training course teaches the essential principles and practices of commercial/architectural paints and coatings with a focus on the professionals that are directly involved in any aspect of commercial/architectural painting projects. This course is considered the industry minimum standard for all coatings professionals and is specified as a minimum requirement on coatings projects.

Note: To increase reliability, and to bring the level 1 course in line with the 2-4 training courses, we will be introducing proctored exams as the way to achieve your level 1 certification. You will see a slight increase in cost for the course, which allows us to facilitate this update.

Topics Covered:
  • Paint technology and types
  • Concepts of color
  • Paint application
  • Best safety practices
  • Basics of specifications and standards
  • Environmental regulations and compliance

Course Format: Course is online. Exam is online and requires photo ID and Zoom
Duration: 90 days to complete exam from date of registration
Exam Format: Proctored exam, taken online via Zoom
Minimum Passing Grade: 75% or greater to pass
Prerequisites: None

Required for:MPI Level 2 Architectural Coatings Specification course.
Designation Received: MPI Architectural Coating Technologist (ACT)
Upon successful completion of this course, graduates will receive: Digital award of completion and digital badge for use in email signatures