Liquid Innovations in a Concrete World

Liquid Innovations in a Concrete World

to take this course

This course examines the use of resinous floor coating systems in commercial, institutional, and industrial facilities as a solution to meet functional, aesthetic, and environmental needs. We will distinguish the types of resinous floor coating systems available as well as their benefits and limitations. In addition, we will discover the importance of preparing a substrate for a floor coating system, ensuring a low moisture level in the substrate, and applying industry standard test methods to ensure that the flooring system will be durable, safe, easy to maintain, and have a visual appeal that can withstand exposure to elements within various industries. We will also analyze diverse applications of the resinous flooring system to fully understand the innovative ways the product may be used to promote the health, welfare, and safety of buildings and its occupants.

Learning Objectives: 
  1. Distinguish the different types of resinous floor and wall coating systems that may be used to better protect building structures and occupants
  2. Describe the advantages of using resinous coating systems and their limitations
  3. Explain important substrate preparation methods as well as the importance of eliminating moisture issues in the substrate to avoid environmental risk factors
  4. Analyze various applications where resinous floor and wall systems are having a positive impact on the health and welfare of people by offering a durable, low-maintenance, cost-effective solution
Design Category (CSI Division): 
(09) Finishes
AIBD Division: 
Building Design
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Delivery Format: 
Narrated Video
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Course & Quiz Details: 

10 Multiple Choice and True/False Questions

A score of 80% or higher is required to receive a certificate of completion