Basic University Online

Basic Coatings is committed to education and expanding the knowledge of its customers. With that vision, we are pleased to offer you Basic Coatings University! We have developed a series of training classes (both online and onsite) to give you the most up-to-date information on our products along with the corresponding proper application methods. And the best part? All of the courses are free!

Whether you are a contractor or a distributor, our training courses are designed to help deliver additional value to your customers by recommending, selling and ultimately using the right products for the job. Upon successfully completing all four classes, we will ship you a Basic Coatings Polo shirt!

For more information, contact your local Basic Coatings Sales Representative or call 800-441-1934.

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Basic University Online

  1. Wood Floor Cleaning and Maintenance

  2. TyKote Dust-Free System

  3. Wood Floor Craftsman

  4. Sports Floor

Complete all four training courses and receive a Basic Coatings polo shirt!


Basic Coatings “Back to Basics” Regional Demo Day

Demo the NEW HyperTone Stain System, Dissolver Acrylic Removal System, and Tykote Dustless Re-Coat System. Lunch will be served!

Check out the flyer for more information!

Date: Tuesday, October 29, 2019, 10 AM - 2 PM CDT
Location: A-American Custom Flooring – 7777 N. Caldwell Ave., Niles, Illinois

Sign up today!
Please call A-American Flooring at (773) 588-6200 or email 

HyperTone™ Stains and Advanced Wood Floor Recoating Class

Back to School with Basic Coatings University! Join us at our training center in Bowling Green, Ohio for an Advanced Wood Floor Recoating class! This class will include staining wood floors, advanced recoating techniques, and other topics including:

  • HyperTone Stain training
  • Board repair and replacement
  • Mechanical and chemical bonding for residential and sports floors
  • Equipment training
  • Inspecting, quoting jobs, and selling
  • Become a Basic Coatings Certified Contractor
  • How to make more money in 2019!

But wait…there’s more! This training is approved for 2 IICRC continuing education credits or 2 NWFA education credits.

To Register click the date below:

HyperTone Stains and Advanced Wood Floor Recoating Class October 21-24, 2019

NWFA Intermediate Sand and Finish School

Prerequisites: 1 year of Sand & Finish experience OR attendance at the Basic Sand & Finish school or Principles of Wood Flooring, Plus completion of the NWFA University Sand & Finish safety course.

This 3-day course includes in depth training on general equipment maintenance, sanding multiple flooring types, including a variety of species, unfinished, factory finished, engineered and multi-directional flooring. The attendee will learn the art of flattening a floor, minimizing the scratch patterns and efficient use of the equipment. On the finishing side, the attendee will learn about and practice with stain application, sealers, natural oils, waxes, colorants, reactive conditioners, finish application, scraping, repairs, board replacement, recoats and final coat application.

Receive three continuing certification units upon completion. Completion of this course qualifies the attendee for the Advanced Finish course. Completion of this course along with the Intermediate Installation course qualifies the attendee for the Master Craftsman course, and the Inspector school.

To Register click the date below:

NWFA Intermediate Sand and Finish School November 5-7, 2019