Gain a New Level of Understanding with our Bespoke Floor Refinishing Courses 

We have been offering floor sanding training since 2012 and have delivered Lagler's patented PST® training system to over 400+ companies across the UK. Our dedicated floor sanding training is located in Chandler's Ford, Hampshire and is fully tailored to provide a fully functional, practical learning environment for floor refinishing professionals.

We have also now developed courses across a variety of floor refinishing topics using the vast knowledge we have gained over the past 40 years in business and featuring some of the world's best manufacturers of floor sanding consumables, lacquers and materials. 

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The KHR Roadshow!

The KHR team are hitting the road this year with a variety of events across the UK. We're excited for the chance to meet many of our customers up and down the country, and will be providing in-person demos and discussions about our top brands, including Festool, Ardex, Loba, Lecol, Wakol - and of course Lägler floor sanding machines and Roll stripping and grinding machines. Our upcoming events are as follows:

  • Billy Russell Cleaning, Hereford | 8 December 2023

There's never been a better opportunity to meet our friendly, knowledgeable team and learn about the great products we've provided to the flooring community for over 40 years! Register your interest using the booking form at the bottom of this page!

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Lagler PST® Floor Sanding Training Course

KHR Company Ltd are providers of the very best floor sanding training in the UK. We work in partnership with Lagler to deliver the specially developed PST® Premium Sanding Technology training course. This course is designed to be applicable to any type of floor sanding project and will expand on familiar techniques, while introducing a range of new ones using the core Lagler Floor Sanding Machines.

This course is suitable for new starts and veteran floor sanders, offering a wide range of skills that can be applied to almost any floor refinishing project, of any size. The principles are designed to provide a framework to achieve premium results in any situation.

  • Use, understand and learn to maintain the HUMMEL, TRIO, FLIP and SINGLE sanding machines
  • Practice and apply new skills on our 10m2 training floor
  • Learn an easily-to-replicate process on any floor sanding project
  • Easily quote customers based on desired finish using simple sanding steps
  • Quickly rectify machine problems to avoid delays
  • Maintain, adjust and refit Lagler machines for an extended lifespan

Our fully certified and experienced instructors have unmatched technical knowledge of floor sanding with the Lagler machine range and can adapt the course to suit the focus of your particular sanding style and customer type.

This one day course costs £300 per business (5 attendees maximum) and is held at our on-site Lagler PST® Training area.

Attendees will receive food and drinks throughout the day and a PST Certificate following completion of this course.

Call us on 02380 215315 and one of our helpful staff will be happy to book your company in and answer any questions you might have.


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Lagler PST® for Apprentices & New Starts

We also offer the PST course for mixed groups of new starts and apprentices every few months. This is a great way to bring new recruits up to speed with the fundamentals of Lagler’s Premium Application process and core machinery. All participants receive the full Lagler PST certification on successful completion of the PST Course.

Upcoming days:

Dates TBC in 2024

Class sizes are limited to 5 participants. In order to enrol staff on to this course, the employing company must already hold a PST Certification no more than 2 years old.

Cost: £95+VAT pp

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LOBA Product Demo and Training

Level: Beginner – Intermediate

Further your knowledge on the full LOBA On Top! product range including Primer, Lacquer, Solvent colours and Hardwax Oils, including recommended sequences, application methods and finishing techniques.

  • Planning for Desired Outcomes
  • Matching Wood Species to Products
  • Colour-Matching Basics
  • Application Tools and Sequences
  • Product Care and Lifespan
  • Floor Aftercare and Maintenance

This course is delivered by LOBA's own reps in our dedicated Training Centre, and can accommodate mixed groups for a maximum total of 10 participants. 

Cost: FREE

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ARDEX Training Courses

KHR are now appointed official training partners with ARDEX!  providing learners with unparalleled knowledge and training on sub floor preparation and floor sanding on many of ARDEX's courses, including sub floor preparation & adhesive selection for LVT.


Course: Subfloor Preparation & Adhesive Selection for LVT

This comprehensive, in-person course is tailor-made for those who want to dive deep into the world of flooring preparation, covering everything from site assessment to moisture control, subfloor repairs, and smoothing compounds. Plus, get insights into ARDEX's recommended adhesive guide, and familiarise yourself with premium flooring adhesives. To register, simply visit the ARDEX website. This is an unmissable opportunity to learn directly from industry experts and enhance your skills. We can't wait to see you there!

The course will include:

  • Site assessment
  • Moisture testing and moisture control
  • Repair and prepare subfloors
  • ARDEX Levelling & Smoothing Compounds
  • ARDEX Recommended Adhesive Guide
  • ARDEX Flooring Adhesives
  • ARDEX LVT Installation Quiz
Upcoming Training Sessions
  • 21st September 2023 - North, Stoke-on-Trent
  • 4th October 2023 - South Coast, KHR Training Centre, Southampton
  • 26th October 2023 - South, Haverhill


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FloorSkills Training Courses

KHR are now official sponsors to FloorSkills so you will be seeing a lot more of us at the FloorSkills academy on various training and other events. We have the following courses available:

(Wakol Specific) Real Wood Chevron and Herringbone with Subfloor Prep

This course offers an in-depth exploration of the entire process of installing and finishing real wood floors. It provides extensive knowledge on the application of Wakol moisture suppressants, primers, smoothing compounds, and wood flooring adhesives, and also introduces participants to Wakol finishing lacquers. Moreover, the course delves deep into subfloor preparation and the intricacies of installing real wood chevron and herringbone flooring, including detailed border work and the basic principles of sanding wooden floors. As a completion reward, attendees receive a generous £250 Wakol gift voucher to spend on their product range, further enriching the practical and value-driven learning experience.

Price from: £650.00 + VAT per person

Duration: 4 Days

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    Sanding Wood Floors Introduction (KHR) Level 1

    One-day informative workshop that will provide you with all the knowledge and information to enable you to decide if floor restoration could be for you!

    Price: £75.00 + VAT per person

    Duration: 1 Day

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      Register now on the FloorSkills website a day not to be missed if you are considering adding to your skill set or indeed considering a complete career change:

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      Cockerill & Co. in Partnership with KHR

      Sanding Wood Floors Introduction (KHR) Level 1

      Upcoming Training Sessions

      • 6-8th November 2023 - Cockerill & Co, Darlington

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