#EDUCATION

Cultivating the Next Generation of Finishing Industry Leaders

As a generation of experienced coaters and finishers look toward retirement, new leaders are beginning to emerge. Training, education, support and encouragement for new talent is crucial for the future of manufacturing.
#workforcedevelopment #education #editorial

Women in Finishing Webinar Recap: Living & Leading Through the Storms of Life

CCAI's Women in Finishing group presented a webinar featuring two leadership experts who gave tips for effective leadership during a crisis.
#leadership #education

Coronavirus Coverage

Supply Chain Lessons from COVID-19

Don’t miss the upcoming webinar on supply chain deficits during COVID-19, and how to adapt with stronger, shorter supply chains from Gardner Business Media.
#education

Coronavirus Coverage

Women in Finishing Webinar: Living & Leading Through the Storms of Life

Women in Finishing group will host a free webinar, Living and Leading Through the Storms of Life, on April 24 at 2 pm GST.
#education

Liquid Coating

Col-Met Offers Finishing Training Academy

Col-Met’s webinar-based training program provides training to expand finishing product knowledge and best practices for sales and service technicians.
#sales #workforcedevelopment #education

Electrocoating

ECOAT 2020 electrocoating event canceled due to coronovirus pandemic

Event organizers are currently evaluating digital tools for education and networking to be offered to those who planned to attend ECOAT, which has been cancelled due to the coronavirus situation. 
#education

Electroplating

Hitachi Hosts Free Plating Webinar on Process Control Feb. 25

Products Finishing presents Hitachi webinar on how to monitor and adjust plating line to ensure high quality.
#education #plating

Electrocoating

ECOAT2020 Offers Education and Insights

Learn to maximize productivity, quality and profitability in your electrocoating operations.
#education

Liquid Coating

CCAI Establishes Education Foundation

It's a non-profit charitable organization established to support education and training in the industrial finishing and coatings arena.
#workforcedevelopment #education

Powder Coating

PCI Certification Emphasizes Powder Coating Done Right

The program offers two certification types. PCI 3000 Certification applies to custom coaters and PCI 4000 Certification is for original equipment manufacturers that apply powder coatings in-house.
#education

Electroplating

Capital Cost Estimate Classes

Different levels of capital cost estimates provide key input for decisions over the life of surface finishing projects.
#plating #education

Parts Cleaning

Webinar Discusses Reducing Cleaning Costs by 35%

Webinar explains the economics that determine the optimal disposal point of a cleaner bath.
#education #economics

Electroplating

Webinar Looks at Trivalent Chromium Process Capability Study for OEMs

Mark Schario, executive vice president for Columbia Chemical, will present information on evaluating test matrix variables and performance results of exterior corrosion testing between trivalent and hexavalent.
#education #plating

Electroplating

Finishing Solutions at FABTECH 2019

CCAI Finishing Pavilion and Education Program advance finishing operations.
#education #masking #measurement-testing

Electrocoating

Automotive Conference Attracts Finishers, OEMs

Topics at Atotech conference included automotive trends, quality certification trend and the future of mobility.
#plating #automotive #education

Electroplating

A Conversation With ... Frank Altmayer, AESF Technical Education Director

Altmayer is a Master Surface Finisher, an AESF Fellow and technical education director of the AESF Foundation and NASF.
#education #nasf #plating

June Issue: How Changes Helped an Arizona Plater; Powder Coating Certifications

A change in management structure helps a Phoenix plating operation, and what are the benefits of getting your powder coating operation certified?
#management #education

Video: A Look Inside the June Issue

The June issue of Products Finishing features a look at the Powder Coating Institute certification program, a peek inside a revitalized Phoenix plating operation, and a technical paper on anodizing cast aluminum alloys.
#education

Electroplating

Sifco ASC Holding Free Plating, Anodizing Webinar April 24

Focus will be on manufacturing throughout the aerospace supply chain.
#education #aerospace #plating

Powder Coating

Powder Coating Institute 3000 and 4000 Certifications—What You Need to Know

Assessment Program Offers Comprehensive Audit for Custom Coaters and OEMs
#education