AIA Continuing Education Presentation
AIA / CES Program

Introduction to Coatings

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As the nation's largest independent finisher, Linetec offers an AIA/CES Registered Program, "Introduction to Coatings: Field Performance and the Application Process." The presentation covers Kynar 500 PVDF Resin-Based Coatings, Baked Enamel, Anodize and Powder Coat Finishes.

As an AIA/CES Registered Provider, our presentation helps architects, contractors, and other members of the building community to better understand field performance and the application process of architectural coatings while earning valuable learning units. Presentation attendees will learn about the anodizing and paint process, specifications, and performances.

"Introduction to Coatings" is offered as an in-house presentation at your facility given by a Linetec Representative and as an on-line distance education course through our website. To schedule a presentation contact us at or (715)843-4100 or take the on-line course at your convenience.

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Program Specifics

Introduction to Coatings

Length:  One hour

Credits:  1 learning unit/HSW

Cost:  Free, there is no cost to bring this program to your firm or chapter meeting or to take the on-line course

Description:  This program compares the field performance of architectural Kynar® paint and anodize finishes. Application processes for a quality finish will also be discussed.

Objective:  Participants of this course will learn how different paint and anodize finishes rate when compared to architectural specifications.

Participants will also learn about the application process to make sure a quality product is provided.

Point of Contact:  For more information or to schedule a presentation contact Linetec at or (715) 843-4100.