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  • Terrazzo
  • Understanding the Basics of Terrazzo - 6.0 CEU's for Architects

Understanding the Basics of Terrazzo - 6.0 CEU's for Architects

  • Number of students: 4
  • Teacher: Tony Torriano
  • Released: 04/04/2017
  • Level: Intermediate
  • Duration:
  • Price: $ 175
Certificate:

Finish all lessons and pass quizzes with an average of 70%

Free for members

Table of Contents

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Design and Colour Selection
Green issues of Terrazzo
Care and Maintenance
Conclusion

Description

This seminar is an overview of terrazzo that includes the historical evolution and advancements that have occurred and led to the technology that is used today. Attendees will learn about the different terrazzo systems that are available and which system is best suited for each specific project. A step by step installation procedure will be reviewed that includes a conceptual floor design to the completion of a terrazzo floor. Colour selection and terrazzo component options will be presented where participants will utilize materials and colour pallets to create a terrazzo colour of their choice that reflects the art and unique patterns that may be incorporated into terrazzo. This seminar also provides the environmental advantages of terrazzo and how it applies to sustainable initiatives for indoor air quality, recycling and resource efficiency and life cycle costs. Various projects will also be reviewed with background information that led to the selection of the terrazzo flooring system.

Price

Plan Name Price
TTMAC Member: $ 175
Non Member: $ 220

Teacher

Tony Torriano

Tony Torriano has over 25 years experience in polymer flooring, terrazzo, wall coating and parking garage waterproofing systems. He graduated from York University with a Bachelor’s Degree in Chemistry.

Tony has been actively involved with various industry associations and is Past President of the Terrazzo, Tile and Marble Association of Canada and a director for 15 years and Past Chairman for the Toronto Chapter of Construction Specifications Canada. Tony has conducted many Terrazzo seminars for architects, designers and specification writers at various venues like the Tech Expo in BC and TTMAC Conventions.

Tony was also the chairperson for the Terrazzo Installation Manual Technical Research Committee.

Courses by this teacher

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Level
Design and Colour Selection
Green issues of Terrazzo
Care and Maintenance
Conclusion
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