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Autobrite Direct

Back To Basics Group Detailing Course

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The Back to Basics group training course is a fun and informal way to learn the basics of car care. As part of a group of like minded individuals under the watchful eye of Clive and Kevin our B2B trainers.

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Available dates: August 17th
  • Autobrite Direct product knowledge & dilution ratios
  • Decontamination, pre-wash & washing procedures including two bucket wash method
  • Exterior finishing including sealant, wax & dressing application
  • Thorough wheel cleaning and decontamination
  • Introduction to machine polishing for enhancement and correction.
  • Questions answered throughout the day

Dates for 2024 are now available!

Our introduction to detailing course "Back 2 Basics" has been running now for over 10 years and has helped over a thousand people to learn the basic yet essential skills needed to enable them to care for their pride and joy!

The course is run by our resident AD addict and detailing enthusiast Clive alongside our in-house professional detailers and trainers. Between them they will take you through all aspects of car care the course is the epitome of hands-on and practical learning! All attendees will get a chance to try out all of the methods and techniques that are being taught.

Our "Back 2 Basics" group training course is top-rated and as such the course regularly sells out within minutes of being announced. Courses take place monthly from February - October and costs just £60 for a full day's training!

Many of our attendees have undergone further 1-2-1 training, and a few have since become professional valeters & detailers. It's the perfect introduction to detailing, whether you are taking part to learn how to care for your vehicle properly or whether you want to build a foundation for future learning - "Back 2 Basics" is here to show you the ropes. We can hardly think of a better way to spend a Saturday!



When you attend this event, you enter an area where photography, audio, and video recording may occur. By entering the event premises, you consent to such recording media and its release, publication, exhibition or reproduction.

For more information check out our PDF in the download section or our FAQ tab below!



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How long is the course?

The Back To Basics starts at 9 am and runs until approx 4 pm.

Where is the course held?

All our training courses are held at our car care HQ at Festival Way, Festival Park, Stoke On Trent, ST1 5PU.

How can I book the course for someone else or as a gift?

When booking your course we will automatically add the order name to our list of attendees! If you are booking a place for someone else or are booking more than one space please add the additional names in the order comments box when placing the order. If you forget, no problem simply email us at

Available dates: August 17th

Customer Reviews

Based on 16 reviews
Neil Taylor

Brilliant day well worth the money. Get to see how to get the best out of the products. Clive & Ryan very helpful the car used look lovely by time finished. Thanks for good day Clive & Ryan

Ady Orton

Thanks Clive and Kev. Great day, learnt lots and will actually save me money in the future with the knowledge gained.

Julia Dawn Ellis

Wot a great day!! From the perspective of a novice, I learned so much......

Jason Michael

Awesome ? Great day, learning how to use the products correctly and investing in some new ones ?

Merdin Hyusein

Fantastic day, learn loads from great people. Many thanks


Welcome to Autobrite Direct, your ultimate destination for premium car detailing products. We are dedicated to providing enthusiasts and professionals alike with high-quality supplies that ensure your vehicle looks its best. From cutting-edge cleaning solutions to top-tier waxing and polishing tools, our extensive selection is curated to elevate your car care experience. Shop with us today and discover how our products can transform your vehicle's appearance and maintain its pristine condition.

Detailing services

If you need any help and support with your product, feel free to contact our team or book into our detailing bay classes to learn more about achieving the most from your new Autobrite Direct Products.

Back to Basics

Autobrite Direct's Back To Basics course is ideal for beginners wanting to learn essential car detailing techniques. Gain hands-on training and expert guidance to achieve a professional finish and make your vehicle shine.


Foundation Course

This course offers personalised 1-2-1 training, allowing you to pick and choose the car detailing skills you want to learn. Tailored to your needs, this course provides expert guidance to help you master specific techniques and achieve professional results.

Nathan watching a trainee use a machine polisher

Intermediate course

This course offers personalised 1-2-1 training over multiple days, allowing you to pick and choose the detailing skills you want to learn in more detail. Receive expert guidance tailored to your needs and master advanced techniques
for professional-quality results.

Nathan training how to decontaminate a car

All courses

Learn car detailing with us, offering expert guidance and hands-on training to suit all skill levels. Gain essential techniques, advanced skills, and personalised instruction to achieve professional-quality results.



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We also offer instalment payments which you can select at your checkout. We have partnered with Klarna and Clearpay to offer 0% finance on orders over £35.

Can I make changes to my order after it’s been placed?

We do everything we can to fulfill orders quickly and unfortunately cannot make updates after an order has been fulfilled. These changes include removing or adding products and/or changing the delivery address. If a mistake has been made with your order information please contact our team as soon as you spot the mistake and we'll do everything we can to support you.

Do you offer e-gift cards?

We offer Gift cards on our website which once purchased we will e-mail you your discount code to share.

How To Return My Items?

We do not currently offer free returns to overseas customers. You will therefore need to cover all costs of returning any items to us yourself. We advise that you mark your package ‘returned goods’ to avoid further duties. Remember: We strongly recommend that you return any items via a registered trackable service and obtain and retain proof of posting as we do not accept responsibility for items that fail to arrive with us.