This course covers the fundamentals of quartz surfacing including its performance attributes vs. alternative products and typical applications. The course provides an overview of the production, testing and quality-assurance processes in the quartz surfacing industry. This will include an explanation of the supply chain and route to market, from raw material to the end consumer or project, as well as best practices in fabrication and installation of quartz surfacing.

Learning Objectives

  • Explain the composition of quartz surfacing and how it is manufactured.
  • Understand fabrication and installation best practices.
  • Describe performance attributes and key specification considerations for quartz surfacing.
  • Identify applications for quartz surfacing.