PPG is committed to advancing the metal coatings industry through education. We offer three intermediate level, AIA accredited courses that provide one continuing education unit (CEU).  Registration is free and available in-person or virtual. Please contact, gedgar@ppg.com to register or to request more information.

CX108 Architectural applications for liquid and powder fluoropolymer coatings

This course was developed so architects would understand the advantages and disadvantages of liquid and powder coating technologies for the architectural markets. Participants will learn about the markets, the different coating technologies, manufacturing processes and application methods.

CX009 Powder coating basics for building products 

This program is an introduction to powder coatings and will enlighten the participant on how powder coatings qualify for FGIA/AAMA 2605, 2604 and 2603 standards, application of powder, sustainability, offer unique aesthetics, and differences of powder versus liquid.

CX010 Cooling for color-changing pigments on factory coil-coated metal

This course provides an overview of advancements in pigment technologies that can provide sustainable solutions to architects, designers and builders, while at the same time offering opportunities to elevate aesthetics.