LATICRETE University


We know that traveling and leaving your business behind to attend training is not always possible, so we make it easy with our free online training. 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 online tutorials 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.

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* Just Added - STRATA_HEAT™ Radiant Floor Heating System

  1. STRATA_HEAT Overview
    This tutorial will provide you an overview of the STRATA_HEAT floor heating system and all of its components.
  2. STRATA_HEAT Installation Guidelines
    This tutorial will show you the proper installation techniques for the STRATA_HEAT System using both the heated floor mat and the spacing strips.
  3. STRATA_HEAT Thermostat Introduction
    This tutorial will outline the features, benefits and installation of STRATA_HEAT digital thermostats.
  4. STRATA_HEAT Thermal Packs
    The STRATA_HEAT Thermal pack is a valuable component of the STRATA-HEAT radiant floor heating system. This tutorial will explain what the world’s first heat conductive thin-set additive does and how it is used.

Masonry Veneer Installation Systems (MVIS™)

  1. 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.
  2. 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.
  3. MVIS Substrate Preparation
    The proper substrate requirements for veneer tile and stone using MVIS will be outlined.
  4. MVIS Adhesives
    This tutorial will outline all stone and tile adhesives that can be used within the MVIS system.
  5. 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.
  6. 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.
  7. 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

  1. 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.
  2. 3701 Fortified Mortar Bed
    This tutorial will cover the use of the 3701 Fortified Mortar Bed.
  3. SPECTRALOCK® PRO Premium Grout
    This tutorial will cover the use and installation of SPECTRALOCK® PRO Premium epoxy grout.
    This tutorial will show the use and installation of SPECTRALOCK 2000 I.G. solids epoxy industrial grout.
  5. 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.
  6. STRATA_MAT™ Uncoupling Membrane
    STRATA_MAT™ is a next generation high performance uncoupling membrane for use under ceramic tile and stone installations, for both residential and commercial applications. This tutorial will outline the features, benefits and installation methods.
  7. Reduced Thickness Porcelain Tiles
    We will provide tile industry professionals with an introduction to the manufacturing and installation of reduced thickness porcelain tiles.
  8. LATASIL™ Sealant
    This tutorial will cover the installation and benefits of LATASIL silicone sealant for tile and stone applications.
  9. HYDRO BAN® Liquid Waterproofing Membrane
    This tutorial will outline the use of HYDRO BAN liquid applied waterproofing membrane.
  10. PERMACOLOR® Grout
    This tutorial will cover the installation and benefits of PERMACOLOR tile grout
  11. NXT™ Level and NXT™ Level Plus
    This tutorial will discuss the benefits mixing and installation of NXT Level and NXT Level Plus floor underlayment.
  12. NXT™ Patch and NXT™ Skim
    This tutorial will discuss the features mixing and installation of our underlayment patch and skim coat perfect for concrete repair.
  13. NXT™ Primer
    This tutorial will provide the features, benefits and installation methods for NXT self leveling primer.
  14. NXT™ Vapor Reduction Coating
    This tutorial will outline the installation, uses and benefits of this 2-part epoxy coating designed to control moisture vapor emission rate from new or existing concrete slabs.
  15. 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

  1. DRYTEK® Moisture Vapor Barrier
    DRYTEK Moisture Vapor Barrier is used as a concrete moisture vapor barrier. This tutorial will outline how it works and how to install it.
  2. DRYTEK Patch and Skim
    Substrate repairs are vital to a successful installation. This tutorial will define the uses and installation of these concrete repair and skim coat products.
  3. DRYTEK® LEVELEX® Primer
    The features and benefits of DRYTEK LEVELEX Primer. Substrate prep, dilution rates and installation methods are outlined in this tutorial.
    The benefits and features of DRYTEK LEVELEX and DRYTEK LEVELEX Plus self-leveling as well as mixing and installation methods will be reviewed.
  5. DRYTEK® Epoxy Primer
    DRYTEK® LEVELEX® DL Decorative Leveler 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.
  6. 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

  1. How to install SPARTACOTE™ Quartz Concrete Coating
    Learn how to install a high traction floor coating system for the most demanding heavy-traffic environments, specifically in areas which require excellent high traction properties.
  2. How To Install SPARTACOTE Quartz Pure Concrete Coating
    This video is a job site demonstration on installing SPARTACOTE Quartz Pure.
  3. 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.
  4. Residential Polyaspartic Concrete Coating Chip System
    Watch an installation video of SPARTACOTE™ Chip™ concrete coating system in a residential garage application.
  5. SPARTACOTE™ VIVID DYE™ and Epoxy Polyaspartic Install
    Installation video of a decorative concrete project using the SPARATACOTE VIVID DYE System.

STONETECH® Surface Care and Maintenance

  1. 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.
  2. 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.
  3. 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.
  4. 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.

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