Short Courses

(Virtual) Waterborne Coatings: Technology , Formulation and Applications
May 25-28, 2021 - $1,125 

Color Technology
September 28-29, 2021 - $995

(Virtual) Principles and Practices of Coatings Formulations 
May 11-14, 2021 - $1,125

(Virtual) Fundamentals of Resins & Polymers for Paints and Coatings
June 8-11, 2021 - $1,125

The Coatings Research Institute (CRI) at Eastern Michigan University (EMU) is a leading academic-based organization that develops relevant scientific knowledge for understanding and for expanding the science and technology of polymers, coatings, paints, inks, adhesives and related nano-based materials.

Since 1985, the CRI has been dedicated to providing solutions to the toughest problems facing the coatings industry. Through CRI short courses, thousands of industry professionals have benefited from this research. Our knowledgeable instructors consistently receive top evaluation scores for their expertise, experience and teaching effectiveness.