Architectural Coatings

In the second semester, the discussion is focused on how the above raw materials are used to formulate various types of protective and decorative coatings. Selection of materials, testing and manufacturing of trade sales paints is dealt with by covering the following subjects:

  1. Review of Trade Sales Paint Resins
  2. Coatings Calculations
  3. Dispersion Process and Equipment
  4. Pigments and Tinting Systems
  5. Instrumental Colour Matching
  6. Oil Based Formulations
  7. Formulating Latex Paints (two lectures)
  8. Special Formulating Know-how
  9. Manufacturing Methods
  10. Exterior Durability
  11. Quality Control

Registration

To Register select the member category that best describes you. If you are not already registered you will be required to create a new user account and submit payment prior to your course materials being made available to you. Should you require assistance with registration please contact CPCA.

What to Expect

  • Semester 1

    Raw Materials
    14 sessions
    12 lectures
    2 exams
    50 hours of learning
    6mths to complete
    Students Must Complete Semester 1
    Before Moving to Semester 2
    Each Course has a 6 month time limit
  • Semester 2

    Architectural Coatings
    14 sessions
    12 lectures
    2 exams
    50 hours of learning
    6mths to complete
    Students Must Complete Semester 1&2
    Before Moving to Semester 3
    Each Course has a 6 month time limit
  • Semester 3

    Industrial Coatings
    14 sessions
    12 lectures
    2 exams
    50 hours of learning
    6mths to complete
    Students Must Complete all 3 Semesters to Receive their Diploma
    Each Course has a 6 month time limit
  • Graduate

    Graduates can earn their diploma within an eighteen-month time-frame if they take all courses consecutively.

Member Pricing

$ 339.00

Pricing is per course. HST included.

Non-Member Pricing

$ 621.50

Pricing is per course. HST included.
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