The Association of the Wall and Ceiling Industry (AWCI) is offering the opportunity to attend their convention and INTEX Expo in Las Vegas and afterwards attend your choice of one their Stucco--, Gypsum-- or Acoustical Ceilings--Doing it Right® seminars. The seminars are aimed at owners, project managers, estimators, superintendents and foreman as well as architects, and code officials.
All registration fees include a complimentary trade show pass to INTEX Expo on April 6 and 7, 2011.
The Stucco--"Doing It Right® This seminar is based on ASTM C926 and C1063 and covers the application of portland cement-based plaster applied to metal and solid bases. It does not instruct on the application of EIFS, also known as synthetic stucco. A company owner said this: "The seminar presented great information on preventative thinking and management of stucco systems in relation to the entire project and long term performance. The instructor was very knowledgeable and easy to follow." A company Vice President said this: "I'll make sure my foremen attend the next seminar."
The Gypsum--Doing It Right® This seminar is based on industry standards and best practices for the installation of gypsum board systems. A superintendent said this:"The field experience of the instructor was a huge help in understanding and gaining additional field applicable information."
The Acoustical--Doing It Right® This seminar covers the proper installation of acoustical ceilings and is based on the seismic provisions of the American Society of Civil Engineers. A company owner said this: "`A company cannot and will not survive fixing its own work.' a quote from the instructor that I'll remember." Another owner said this: "Excellent instructor and I also enjoyed hearing input from other trades people in the group."
Register online or contact Linda Gentry at 703.538.1613. You can also learn more about all of the Doing It Right seminars at: www.awci.org/events.shtml