Freshly Squeezed Skills

SATA Canada hosts Tropicana students for refinishing training SATA Canada recently offered to host a four-day intensive automotive refinish introductory program for Tropicana’s graduating auto body pre-apprenticeship class. PPG Canada was kind enough to supply paint materials for the students. Well-known industry trainer Rob Hill showed the students the ropes at SATA Canada’s Vaughan, Ont. […]


No matter the surface, SATA is the standard SATA Canada, a subsidiary of SATA GmbH & Co. KG., is headquartered in Vaughan, Ontario. The facility occupies a total of 1,393.5 sq. m. (15,000 sq. ft.), including offices, warehouse and training centre. The headquarters also features a service facility with the goal of turning any product […]

SATA Canada

Subsidiary of SATA GmbH & Co. KG. In January 2020 SATA Canada received approval from the Ontario Ministry of Labour, Training and Skills Development to offer an automotive painter apprenticeship program at our in-house training centre. Beginning in September of this year SATA will offer the Automotive Painter apprenticeship program, Trade Code 41ON, through Block […]

The 411 on 410N

SATA Canada’s new apprenticeship course offering Do you have a trusted, skilled painter on your staff roster? If not, you better get to brushing up. It’s a secret to none that Canada’s automotive aftermarket is in the drawls of a skills shortage—and painters are no exception. In a July survey issued by Collision Repair magazine, […]