Hanley Wood University

 

Paints

  • High Performance Coatings and Colors Deliver Competitive Advantage in Retail and Restaurants (Print)

    1 LU

    While restaurants and retail stores serve very different purposes, they have a few things in common when it comes to specifying coatings. Both include public spaces that must present an attractive, inviting appearance to customers, and both have “back of the house” areas that need hard-wearing, washable coatings that can handle a lot of abuse. This course will take a closer look at the types of high performance coatings that should be specified for these types of projects. Take the course.

    Posted:
    August 2014
    Subject(s):
    Continuing Education, Painting, Coatings and Sealers, Paints
    Sponsor:
    Sherwin Williams
    Certification(s):
    AIA
  • Color and Light

    1 LU AIA/HSW

    The way we perceive and view color is impacted by light, both natural and artificial. This course will look at the science of light and the many types of lighting options available in today’s market. We will also look at the ways colors can change through lighting selection. The subtleties that light creates are essential for a design professional to understand and embrace when making color and finish selections for all projects. Take the course.

    Posted:
    October 2013
    Subject(s):
    Interiors, Paints
    Sponsor:
    Benjamin Moore
    Certification(s):
    AIA
  • VOC Regulations

    1 LU

    You will become familiar with the most recent changes in VOC regulations across the country. You will be able to identify details of the regulations and their exemptions. You will be able to describe the VOC limits for common coating categories and the general impact that regulations have had on the availability of coatings. Take the course.

    Posted:
    May 2009
    Subject(s):
    Paints
    Sponsor:
    Sherwin Williams
    Certification(s):
    AIA
  • Paint Specifications and the Effect on Green Building

    1 LU

    The intent of this course is to teach you how VOC criteria can contribute to green building. You will be able to describe governs the classification of paint as green. LEED guidelines and credits affected by paint will be reviewed. You will be able to describe the design and specification considerations involved with green paint. Take the course.

    Posted:
    March 2008
    Subject(s):
    Paints, LEED
    Sponsor:
    PPG Industries
    Certification(s):
    AIA
  • Selecting Quality Paints and Coatings Using MPI

    1 LU HSW

    You will learn how U.S. standards have developed for specifying paint. You will be able to how to apply specification methods of The Master Painters Institute. You will learn how to integrate MPI methods and product specifying by using AIA MASTERSPEC. Most important, we will walk through the method of specifying paint using MPI standards step by step. Take the course.

    Posted:
    March 2008
    Subject(s):
    Paints
    Sponsor:
    PPG Industries
    Certification(s):
    AIA
  • Specifying Coatings for Architectural Metals

    1 LU HSW

    By the end of the learning unit, you will be able to describe how high performance coatings are applied to various metal building components, identify performance qualities of certain resin and pigment combinations with respect to fading, peeling and chipping. You will also be able to discuss the benefits of liquid and powder coatings. Take the course.

    Posted:
    March 2008
    Subject(s):
    Paints, Metal
    Sponsor:
    PPG Industries
    Certification(s):
    AIA