Featuring New Education Opportunities Every Week!
May 8, 2017
New LIVE Training
"Get to Know PDCA" 
New Member Orientation
Wednesday, May 10, 1:00 PM Central

Are you a new member to PDCA, or do you just want to learn more about how to get the most out of your PDCA membership? Join us this Wednesday at 1:00 pm Central for Get To Know PDCA! Learn how to utilize all of the member tools available to you like Contractor College, Paint ED podcasts, webinars, Roundtables, Ask-A-Peer Network, and more. 


"Ask A Painter" LIVE
Friday, May 12, 12:00 PM Central

Have a painting question for a pro? PDCA is partnering with Ask A Painter to bring you weekly in-the-field technical training with Nick Slavik of Nick Slavik Painting and Restoration in New Prague, MN. PDCA will be asking weekly questions that reflect what our members want to know. Ask your own questions about painting, finances, management, and apprenticeship training; and get them answered live right on PDCA's Facebook page every Friday at noon Central.

New Podcast
Paint Recycling 
with Marjaneh Zarrehparvar
Countries seems to be stockpiling more and more things these days, but old paint shouldn't be one of them. If you're business is fortunate enough to live in a state that has a paint care recycling service or facility, you ought to be making the most of your opportunity to help save the planet and get rid of that unwanted surplus. Marjaneh Zarrehparvar, the Executive Director at Paint Care, explains the importance of proper paint disposal and reveals how you can help your community by becoming a "greener" company.

New Videos
Roundtables and Social Media 101

Watch the video  from our recent webinar to learn how to sign up for Facebook and how you can contribute and benefit from the Roundtables. 

Go to Contractor College and search for "roundtables." 

 
Ask A Painter: Reasonable Restoration
 
Did you miss Ask A Painter live on Friday? No worries, you can watch the latest Ask A Painter video as Nick answers questions regarding dry and wet mil thickness, technical data sheets, severe alligatoring, and much more! 

Go to  Contractor College  and search for "restoration." 
Member Spotlight
 
Member Spotlight: Christian Militello
 
This month's member spotlight is Christian Militello at  Militello Painting & Powerwashing in Ambler, Pennsylvania. Christian's story is a great reminder of what a contractor needs in order to break through to the next level of business success. PDCA is proud of Christian and his dedication to growth and quality of service.