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CPA is an approved provider of Continuing Education Units (CEU) including Health, Safety & Welfare (HSW) through AIA and IDCEC. Additionally, CPA sponsors CEUs through AEC Daily and those courses are approved by the following organizations including AIA, IDCEC, USGBC’s GBCI, among others. For a complete list, visit AEC Daily.
CPA has developed the following courses for architects and designers to learn about the benefits of sourcing wood-based composite panels and decorative surfaces.
Thermally fused laminate (TFL), formerly known as thermally fused melamine (TFM) or low-pressure laminate (LPL), is a decorative surfacing material used in cabinetry, countertops, shelving, store fixtures, moldings, and furniture in commercial and residential applications.
This course explores the history of the surface treatment, its manufacture and sustainability, end-use considerations, compatibility with other decorative surfaces, and innovative design options. Duration: 1 hour