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Johnstone's Trade Paints - a brand of PPG Industries


Johnstone’s Trade, a brand of PPG is a market leading decorative finishes brand that has had a presence in the architectural market since 1890. The Johnstone’s Trade portfolio features a comprehensive range of high performance wall ceiling finishes suitable for any environment; from high durability finishes to hygiene coatings. The range from extends into Flame Defence Systems, Metal finishes, Floor paints, External Masonry paints including a range of fully certified External Wall Insulation (EWI) and Render systems. The Johnstone's Trade range is backed up by the support and expertise of PPG, a global leader in paints, coatings and materials operating in more than 70 countries and trusted for more than 135 years. At PPG, we pride ourselves on being a trusted coatings partner. From bespoke colour expertise to technical training and specification consultancy; we’re here to help specifiers, contractors and decorators every step of the way.

CPD Material (6)

Sustainable Architecture and the Role of Paint Systems
Sustainability is a key factor in the design of any building, from waste management and wellbeing factors to designing for durability and material sourcing; specifiers must develop and manage sustainability strategies to minimise environmental impact of construction projects now and in the future. With a focus on paint systems, this CPD explores the role of paint in sustainable design, providing guidance on making sustainable and durable specification choices to protect and beautify the spaces we live and work in; in line with the requirements of green building assessment methods including BREEAM and LEED. By the end of the presentation you will have a greater understanding of:
- Sustainable design principles
- Green building rating system requirements
- The role of coatings in sustainable outcomes
- Indoor Air Quality and Material Life Cycle Analysis
- Developing fit for purpose durable specifications
Knowledge level:
General Awareness
Material type: Seminar
Extending Maintenance Cycles Through Paint
This seminar aims to provide an understanding of the importance of maintenance painting and extending life cycles. Topics covered include recognising when painting should be carried out, the importance of preparation, how to identify the different substrates and how these impact on paint specification, and common problems for different environments. By the end of the presentation you should have a greater understanding of:
- Why maintenance painting is necessary
- How paints and coatings are tested, and what standards and approvals you’ll need to think about when choosing a product
- Specifying the right coating to extend maintenance cycles
Knowledge level:
General Awareness
Material type: Seminar
Decorative Fire Protection for Internal Linings
The CPD will cover all aspects relating to asset management in terms of the protection of people, property and environment in the event of a fire. It discusses how fire is created, current legislation, product testing procedures and the means of reducing the risk of damage and harm by the correct specification and use of, decorative flame-retardant coatings. By the end of the presentation you should have a greater understanding of:
- The role and importance of flame-retardant decorative coatings in passive fire protection
- The creation and growth of fire and how different paints react to fire
- The current building regulations and British Standards relating to Fire Safety
- How flame retardant and intumescent coatings work
- Testing flame-retardant and intumescent paints
- Specifying the right fire-protective coating
This CPD can be delivered to you live and remotely

Knowledge level:
General Awareness
Material type: Seminar
Understanding Colour
The seminar aims to provide specifiers with an understanding of colour including:
- The science of colour and how we see it
- Colour psychology and how colour can affect built environments
- Communicating colour introducing colour referencing systems
- Colour in practice
Knowledge level:
General Awareness
Material type: Seminar
Multiple CPD formats
Anti-Bacterial Coatings for Internal Surfaces
This seminar will help specifiers understand how anti bacterial coatings can help in the fight against infections caused by harmful bacteria. By the end of the seminar you will understand the effects of bacteria, understand different coatings options, learn how anti bacterial coatings work and see evidence of coatings working through test results.
Knowledge level:
General Awareness
Material type: Online Learning
Material type: Seminar


Johnstone's Trade Paints - a brand of PPG Industries has CPD Materials in the following areas: -

RIBA Core Curriculum areas