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Application and Training

CERAKOTE® is a professionally applied OEM finish, it is not a DIY finish. PBN Coatings offers the only one-on-one training program for Cerakote in Europe. You will receive individual training at our facilities in Quickborn, Germany. Our expert trainers will provide you the training you need for your industry. Each class is tailored to fit your needs to be successful at coating products in your industry. We regularly work with manufacturers, coating companies, OEMs, and a variety of custom shops.

Please review each document for more information on benefits of becoming a Certified Cerakote Applicator, travel, and our general training outline. It is best to start the process by filling out our application. Answering these questions will help us get a better understanding of who you are and what you are wanting to accomplish. Once the application is sent, we will verify the market area you are in is not saturated as we review your application (if applicable). You will be sent an invoice for € 500,- to reserve your spot in our next available training class.


  • EUR 2.000,- for the first two person
  • EUR 750,- for each additional person

Please feel free to contact us at training@cerakote.de if you have any questions about training.

To Apply to become a Certified Applicator, please click here.


Advanced Training is available to all current Certified Applicators. We are proud to offer advanced training to our Certified Network at a discounted rate. Contact us for more information.


We welcome anyone outside of Germany to come and complete a Certified Training Course here at Cerakote Germany. On request we are also open to come and do the training locally at your facility.

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