UBC Certificate program in Industrial Wood Finishing

This Certificate Program provides participants with a broad understanding of the field of wood finishing. It is designed for individuals employed in the wood products industry who have some general experience in manufacturing (and possibly finishing) and would like to expand their knowledge and understanding of wood finishing.

The certificate provides participants with unrivalled access to information on the many aspects of wood finishing, including: wood properties; colour theory; the physical and chemical processes associated with the applications of stains and coatings; application methods; pre-treatments; coating types; application and curing equipment and automation; safety; environmental considerations; quality control and testing methods; and costs/economics.

For more info, contact Jason.chiu@ubc.ca

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January 9 - April 28, 2023


9:00 am

Online and at UBC Vancouver

UBC, Vancouver, BC, Canada