LATICRETE UNIVERSITY® e-Learning Program
We know that traveling and leaving your business behind to attend training is not always possible, so we make it easy. Our LATICRETE UNIVERSITY e-learning program makes it possible for anyone within the industry to train on industry standards and Profit Through Knowledge (PTK) Technical Seminars from the comfort of your home or office 24/7. Now anyone in your company can receive the quality information that was only once possible during live trainings without leaving your job for an extended period of time.
LATICRETE UNIVERSITY presents vital industry and product information in short, easy segments that can be taken at any time online, 24/7. You can learn about new products and industry standards right away without the delay of waiting for a scheduled event or for a representative to visit your location.
Here's how it works:
- Sign up for free
- Watch short video tutorials on a variety of different topics
- Take a short test that will measure your knowledge and retention
- Upon the successful completion of a segment, you print a certificate or have it emailed to you for your employee training records.
LIST OF TUTORIALS
* Just Added - Masonry Veneer Installation Systems (MVIS™)
- Introduction to Air and Water Barriers
We will examine why air and water barriers are used in facade systems and a comparison of the most popular systems being used today.
- MVIS Introduction Video
An introduction to the LATICRETE Masonry Veneer Installation system or MVIS. This is meant to be an overview, so all subsequent tutorials will go into additional details about the components of the MVIS system.
- MVIS Substrate Preparation
The proper substrate requirements for veneer tile and stone using MVIS will be outlined.
- MVIS Adhesives
This tutorial will outline all stone and tile adhesives that can be used within the MVIS system.
- MVIS Pointing Mortars
Completing your installation with high performance grouts and pointing mortars is vital on building veneers. This tutorial will explain the uses and installation of MVIS pointing mortars.
- MVIS™ Air & Water Barrier
LATICRETE membrane systems have lead the industry in performance for more than 40 years. The code requirements for air and water barriers make them a standard in construction. This tutorial will outline how to install and use the MVIS Air & Water Barrier product.
- MVIS Accessories
The strongest epoxy available for tile and stone is reviewed in this tutorial. We’ll cover: how and when to use LATAPOXY® 310 Stone Adhesive along with the most used movement joint sealant, LATASIL™.
Tile and Stone Installation Systems
- Understanding Deflection
This tutorial will define what deflection is. How it can be measured, and what the industry standards are for deflection under tile and stone.
- 3701 Fortified Mortar Bed
This tutorial will cover the use of the 3701 Fortified Mortar Bed.
- SPECTRALOCK® PRO Premium Grout
This tutorial will cover the use and installation of SPECTRALOCK® PRO Premium Grout.
- SPECTRALOCK® 2000 IG GROUT
This Tutorial will show the use and installation of SPECTRALOCK 2000 I.G.
- Re-grouting of Commercial Kitchens
We will outline the requirements and practices for re-grouting commercial kitchens. Proper re-grout procedures will ensure a longer lasting installation in a harsh chemical environment.
- STRATA_MAT™ Uncoupling Mat
STRATA_MAT™ is a next generation high performance uncoupling mat for use under ceramic tile and stone installations, for both residential and commercial applications. This tutorial will outline the features, benefits and installation methods.
- Reduced Thickness Porcelain Tiles
We will provide tile industry professionals with an introduction to the manufacturing and installation of reduced thickness porcelain tiles.
- LATASIL™ Sealant
This tutorial will cover the installation and benefits of LATASIL Sealant.
- HYDRO BAN® Liquid Waterproofing Membrane
This tutorial will outline the use of HYDRO BAN liquid waterproofing membrane
- PERMACOLOR® Grout
This tutorial will cover the installation and benefits of PERMACOLOR Grout
- NXT™ Level and NXT™ Level Plus
This tutorial will discuss the benefits mixing and installation of NXT Level and NXT Level Plus.
- NXT™ Patch and NXT™ Skim
This tutorial will discuss the features mixing and installation of NXT Patch and NXT Skim.
- NXT™ Primer
This tutorial will provide the features, benefits and installation methods for NXT self leveling primer.
- NXT™ Vapor Reduction Coating
This tutorial will outline the installation, uses and benefits of NXT Vapor Reduction Coating.
- PERMACOLOR® Select Grout How to Install Video
PERMACOLOR Select is an advanced high-performance cement grout that offers the industry’s first dispensable dry pigment solution. This video will outline the benefits, mixing and installation of PERMACOLOR Select Grout
DRYTEK® Surface Preparation Products
- DRYTEK® Moisture Vapor Barrier
DRYTEK Moisture Vapor Barrier is used for concrete with too much moisture vapor. This tutorial will outline how it works and how to install.
- DRYTEK Patch and Skim
Substrate repairs are vital to a successful installation. This tutorial will define the uses and installation of DRYTEK® Patch and DRYTEK® Skimcoat.
- DRYTEK® LEVELEX® Primer
The features and benefits of DRYTEK LEVELEX Primer. Substrate prep, dilution rates and installation methods are outlined in this tutorial.
- DRYTEK® LEVELEX® and DRYTEK® LEVELEX® Plus
The benefits and features of DRYTEK LEVELEX and DRYTEK LEVELEX Plus self-leveling as well as mixing and installation methods will be reviewed.
- DRYTEK® Epoxy Primer
Decorative Lever is a beautiful color integrated floor finish that requires an epoxy primer to install. This tutorial will explain the installation and use and installation of DRYTEK Epoxy Primer
- DRYTEK® LEVELEX® DL Decorative Leveler
DRYTEK LEVELEX DL (Decorative Leveler) is a cement-based high quality, fast drying, dual purpose self-leveling underlayment/interior wear surface topping that can be accented with a wide variety of coloring systems & finishes. This training will show the mixing and installation methods for DRYTEK DL.
SPARTACOTE™ Resinous Flooring Systems
- How to install SPARTACOTE™ Quartz Concrete Coating
Learn how to install the high traction SPARTACOTE Quartz floor coating system.
- How To Install SPARTACOTE Quartz Pure Concrete Coating
This video is a job site demonstration on installing SPARTACOTE Quartz Pure.
- Installing Pigmented Epoxy Moisture Vapor Barrier with SPARTACOTE Polyaspartic Concrete Coating
Learn how to speed up your installation process by adding pigment to your moisture vapor barrier layer under your decorative coating layers.
- Residential Polyaspartic Concrete Coating Chip System
Watch an installation Video of SPARTACOTE Chip in a residential garage application.
- SPARTACOTE™ VIVID DYE™ and Epoxy Polyaspartic Install
Installation video of a LATICRETE SPARTACOTE VIVID DYE System.
* Just Added - STONETECH® Surface Care and Maintenance
- STONETECH® KlenzAll™ Cleaner
STONETECH KlenzAll Cleaner is a heavy duty cleaner made to clean the toughest soils on natural stone and tile. This tutorial will explain the benefits and using this cleaner.
- STONETECH® Restore Acidic Cleaner
STONETECH Restore Acidic Cleaner is a heavy duty acidic cleaner that renews the look of tile and grout. This tutorial will outline what is the best use of Restore Acidic cleaner and how to use it.
- STONETECH® High Gloss and Semi-Gloss Finishing Sealer
STONETECH High Gloss and Semi-Gloss Finishing Sealer protects and transforms the surface of stone and masonry substrates to a high or semi shine finish. This tutorial will show the benefits of using STONETECH High Gloss and Semi-Gloss Sealers and how to properly install them.
- STONETECH® Enhancer Pro™ Sealer
STONETECH Enhancer Pro Sealer is a heavy duty sealer that seals and enhances the surface of stone to a deep rich color. This tutorial will outline the benefits and installation of Enhancer Pro Sealer.