Hands On Courses, Color Training + Learning Seminars

Whether you are learning color science, understanding the fundamentals of color management, or getting hands-on color training to be more efficient in your daily operations, we have the right training in a learning format that works for you.

In person learning seminars

Classroom style lecture and demonstration covering useful color topics and hands on product training in select venues around the globe.



Color Training Seminars

Datacolor’s practical introduction to color science and technology combines color theory with real-world applications to help you build a solid foundation for managing color. Learn the language of color technology, gain the skills to make effective color decisions and be able to communicate them efficiently. Whether you are a user of digital color-technology or purely a visual color evaluator, color training will teach you:

  • How to recognize and avoid common color mistakes
  • How to compare different surfaces, textures and materials
  • How to make descriptions that get the color you want
  • How to design color for more manufacturable products
  • Colorimetric acronyms (what to use and to avoid)
  • Metamerism (What it is, what it is not and when to embrace it)

View available color training seminars in:

United States


Central and South Americas  


User Courses

Regularly scheduled, hands-on product training at our Lawrenceville NJ office. Each class is limited to no more than six students, each working on a dedicated system.

Classes include:

  • Introduction to Datacolor Tools: 1-day, hands-on practice
  • Introduction to Datacolor Match: Learn colorant set creation, matching, correcting and administering Datacolor Match systems straight from the source. Three days hands-on practice includes a one-day Datacolor Tools course. Pigment and Textile classes are scheduled separately.

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View Textile Courses

Onsite training

Datacolor’s onsite training and consulting services are conducted by our industry application specialists from all over the world. These services will help you save time and money by:

  • Reduce new employee learning curve with comprehensive user training courses
  • Empower existing users with enhanced techniques and best practices
  • Increase your productivity and profitability with expert analysis of your data and optimized color processes
  • Have a Datacolor specialist immediately available for technical support on color related issues
  • Get assistance installing software and upgrades

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Virtual learning seminars

Flexible learning at your own pace



Live or on-demand webinars on color science, fundamentals of digital color management, and user tips that can help you to be more efficient in your daily workflow. Regardless of where you are in your color management experience spectrum, there is something here for you.

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Online training

Interactive, live online training for current customers who prefer attending user training classes without leaving their workplace. Attendees are provided instructions from a live instructor as well as hands-on material and hosted application software.

Session topics include: installation, updates and live configuration of software; file transfer, database conversion and database evaluation.

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