DIAGNOSING PLASTER FINISH DILEMMAS
Monday, January 28 | 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
Learn how to determine the causes and effects of many common cementitious surface phenomenon including discoloration issues, etching deterioration, staining, calcium nodules and scaling issues by gaining a deeper understanding of the microstructure of cementitious pool finishes.
Presented by Greg Garrett, Director of Technical Services for the National Plasterers Council, this one day program will teach Builders, Renovators, Service Professionals and Plasterer’s the proper way to examine a cementitious surface and how to properly report inspection findings including a) observations; b) physical examination; c) water analysis of both tap and pool water; d) conclusions; and e) recommendations. This course will also review what equipment is essential for investigating a surface including water testing equipment, dental picks, diamond hand pads and other necessary tools.
Each student will receive the new NPC 8th Edition Technical Manual, the IPSSA Basic and Intermediate Training Manual, a course workbook along with other handouts. A $200 value!