Classes, Curriculum & Overview

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DIAMATIC AND TOMMY DUFFY PRESENT
THE SILICA DUST EXPOSURE COMPLIANCE SEMINAR

JOIN US FOR LUNCH AND OUR OSHA DUST EXPOSURE COMPLIANCE SEMINAR IN THREE LOCATIONS, DATES AND TIME OPTIONS.

SAN DIEGO & ANAHEIM, CA AND PHEONIX, AZ 

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ULTRAFLOR Training and Certification School

Diamatic Headquarters - San Diego
Northeast Facility - Philadelphia

The ULTRAFLOR Training and Certification School is a class designed to introduce participants to the ULTRAFLOR Architectural Polished Concrete Systems designed by Diamatic USA.

The goals of this class are to teach sales personnel and contractors the necessary tools to create an architectural finish on existing concrete or Topping, we call this ULTRAFLOR. This Certification program has been developed utilizing industry standard means and methods that represent current standards and technologies.

CLASS CURRICULUM

  • ULTRAFLOR INTRODUCTION & CONCEPTS
  • EQUIPMENT OPERATION
  • DIAMOND TOOLING
  • SAFETY
  • TREATMENTS & TECHNOLOGIES
  • COLORING SYSTEMS
  • POLISHING SCIENCE 
  • SPECIFICATIONS
  • MAINTENANCE
  • SUSTAINABLE CONTRIBUTIONS
  • SURFACE PREPARATION 
  • MOISTURE TOLERANCES
  • SLAB EVALUATION
  • CONCRETE MIX DESIGN

2017 CLASS SCHEDULE

  • September 20-21 at Diamatic USA, Philadelphia office
  • October 11-12-Diamatic USA, San Diego office
  • November 8-9-Diamatic USA, Philadelphia office

CLASS REGISTRATION LINK

Class Outlines may be downloaded here.

Meet Your Trainer: Clark BranumClark Branum

Clark Branum is the ULTRAFLOR Program Manager and Trainer for Diamatic USA. Branum has logged more than 30 years in the concrete industry.

He began his career in the Seattle area spending more than 24 years as flatwork finisher. He has worked throughout the Northwest including Alaska. He went on to develop and conduct distributor and contractor training programs for Brickform Products in the United States and internationally, Serving as they’re Technical Director.

Branum serves on the board of directors of the Decorative Concrete Council of the American Society of Concrete Contractors (ASCC) and is a member of the American Concrete Institute (ACI). He is currently serving on two ACI committees: 601-D Certification Committee for Decorative Concrete Finishers and C-310 Design and Construction Practices for Decorative Concrete.

He also is a lecturer at Cal State Chico for the CIM (Concrete Industry Management Program), and works on projects with the students as much as his time will allow.

He has been a regular speaker at the World of Concrete and he has worked on projects worldwide including; Hong Kong Disney, Venetian Macao, and Top City Beijing China. He currently resides in the Seattle area with his family.