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PDH Online

Introduction to Paint and Coating

Credit: 1 PDH Hours
Course Fee: $15.00
19 pages

How it Work!

  1. Register first and log into your account. Study and take the quiz for FREE until passed.
  2. After passing the quiz, follow the page, pay for the course and print your certificate.
This PDH or Ce course discuses Paint and Coating. Paint can be defined as a mixture or dispersion of opaque pigments or powders in a liquid or vehicle.
Coatings include other materials that can be considered paint-like in their use such as varnishes and inorganic binders.

Modern classifications of paints:

  • Architectural/Trade Sales – commonly recognized latex and alkyd paints sold in retail stores.
  • Industrial/Maintenance – may include anti-corrosive primers, machinery and industrial enamels and other products that require more specialized application equipment. Some trade sales type paints are also used in Industrial situations (i.e. High Performance Architectural Coatings).
  • Specialty – are generally very specific in their use, application and resistance properties such as plastics coatings, coil coatings, and resistive coatings.
Introduction to Paint and Coating

Learning Objective:

The learning objective if this PDH or CE course is better understanding of paint and coating on various structures for different or multiuse structures.

This PDH or CE course review fundamentals of coatings by focusing on:

  • Types of coatings
  • Surface preparation
  • Application of coatings
  • Inspection
  • Defects and failure

Review the quiz before studying the course.

Course Content

Course Author: Franco F. Davati, P.E.

Certificate of completion of the course

This course comes with a multiple-choice quiz. You can view the quiz and take the quiz if you are logged in your account. You can take the quiz for this online PDH course as many times until passed. The passing grade is 70% and above. After you pass the quiz simply follow the page, to pay for the course and print your certificate instantly. A copy of the certificate and receipt for this course will always be in your account.

This online PDH course can also be used as a continuing education course for the following.



PE Civil Engineers

PE Structural Engineers

PE Mechanical Engineers

PE Environmental Engineers

PE Electrical Engineers

CE Contractors

PE Chemical & Oil & Gas Engineers

Safety and Failure Analysis

Home and Building Inspectors

Landscape Architects

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