Date: February 8, 2024

Times: 8:30 AM – 5:00 PM (Central)

Location: Virtual (Online)

Instructors: Mohsen Nazemi and Bob Waterfall (New Solutions)

Course Registration Link – Register by February 1, 2024

Who Should Attend: This course is intended for new, entry-level as well as semi-experienced stationary source permit engineers, inspectors, regulatory agency staff, and environmental specialists in business and government. The course is designed to provide an overview of Surface Coating: Metal Parts & Products.

Course Description: This course addresses the complex matter of paints and coatings used in the manufacture or refurbishment of metal parts and products. Combining lecture, discussion, and informational video, students are introduced to topics such as coating formulation, volatile content limits, transfer efficiency, application equipment, inspector sampling, and laboratory analysis for liquid and powder coatings.

Those completing this course will gain a basic understanding of the general information associated with metal parts and products operations. Attendees will be able to perform regulatory reviews involving the following elements of Metal Parts operations:

  • All types of coatings
  • Application techniques applied in the controlled conditions of a factory
  • Control Technologies
  • Inspection procedures
  • Coating steps and points of emissions
  • List of Hazardous Materials found in Coatings

Course Delivery: This is a virtual, instructor-led training.

How to Register: See the U.S. EPA LMS Frequently Asked Questions for how to create an account, register for a course, and other common functions.  


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LADCO Training Coordinator: Zac Adelman (

 Accessibility Statement

LADCO strives to host inclusive, accessible training events that enable all individuals, including individuals with disabilities, to engage fully with the instructor and course content. To request an accommodation or for inquiries about accessibility, please contact Zac Adelman ( | 847-720-7880).

About Author

Zac is LADCO's Executive Director. He's an environmental scientist with 20+ years experience in emissions and air quality modeling.