In addition to the many hours of training and experience required to be a professional percision sharpener, Joe is constantly receiving additional training in the latest sharpening techniques.

Joe has received training and certifications in these areas:

  • Flat Hone Sharpening
  • Industrial Shears
  • Tension, Edge, and Alignment
  • Modern Abrasive Technology
  • Texturizer/Thinners
  • Left Handed Shears
  • Curved Shears
  • Clipper Blade Sharpening
  • Clipper Repair

Although Joe sharpens and repairs all brands, he is authorized by the following manufacturers to sell and service their shears.

  • Blue Ribbon
  • Bonika
  • Debut
  • Dynasty
  • Kenchi
  • Mirage
  • Oster
  • Shisato
  • Washi
  • Yasaka
Joe is also a member in good standing of the International Scissor Sharpeners Association.