Wednesday, 21 February 2018 15:23

BASF Hosts Exclusive Bentley Glasurit Training

Bentley has released its training course schedule for Glasurit, the BASF refinish paint line that holds exclusive global approval for Bentley repairs. The training courses will be instructor-led for paint technicians who work within the Bentley Accredited Bodyshop Network, or are in the process of accreditation.

“The alignment in the industry between OEMs and collision shops has been a long time coming,” said Jeff Wildman, BASF OEM & Industry Relations Manager. “BASF is the exclusive refinish paint approved for repairs of Bentley and Rolls Royce vehicles, and offers more paint approvals than any other paint company in the industry. We work closely with OEMs to develop repair procedures, and ensure our products meet their specifications.”


Bentley Level 1 Glasurit Refinish Course (BEN100) is intended to provide paint shop technicians with a comprehensive knowledge of Glasurit products and processes including the correct application techniques approved by Bentley Motors. This is a unique course which will focus on the requirements as described in the Bentley Motors repair manual; concentrating on Mirror, Piano and Satin finishes.


Bentley Level 2 Advanced Glasurit Refinish Course (BEN200) is an advanced level course intended to provide paint shop technicians with comprehensive knowledge of the repair process application of special Glasurit finishes such as 3-stage, Liquid Mercury and Matte Clears by Bentley and correct use in the paint shop environment.


The following courses will be held at BASF training facilities.


BEN100, Glasurit 90 Line National Rule, April 3 – 5, Jessup, MD

BEN100, Glasurit 90 Line Low VOC, April 24 – 26, Buena Park, CA

BEN200, Glasurit 90 Line Low VOC, August 8 – 10, Buena Park, CA

BEN200, Glasurit 90 Line National Rule, August 21 – 23, Houston, TX


To enroll in courses, contact BASF at ote-support@basf.com, or call (800)-201-1605. For more information on BASF Refinish approvals, visit BASFrefinish.com.