The SBP Education Centers are located at:
San Leandro, California
10920 Bigge Street
San Leandro, CA 94577
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Irvine, CA 92606
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Education and Distribution Center
91-241 Kalaeloa Boulevard
Kapolei, HI 96707
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UltraPly TPO SA Installation and Hands-on Demo
Learn Installation techniques and details for installing the Firestone UltraPly™ TPO SA with Secure Bond Technology- a self-adhering membrane with a revolutionary factory applied pressure sensitive adhesive. Designed to be the next generation in fully adhered roof system application, Firestone’s Secure Bond Technology ensures uniform adhesion coverage across the entire membrane, creating the most powerful bond possible. New products review. Class 2.5 hours- offered at San Leandro and Irvine Education Centers. Mobile Course also available.
InvisiWeld TPO Installation and Hands-on Demo
Learn the Installation techniques and details of the Firestone InvisiWeld System- a superior attachment system for TPO membranes based on patented electromagnetic induction welding technology. The system uses the same fastener and plate to secure both the insulation and the membrane to the deck without penetrating the roofing material. The result is a Factory Mutual-approved system that does not create any point of entry for moisture, requires fewer fasteners and provides superior wind uplift performance. Class 2.5 hours- Offered at San Leandro and Irvine Education Centers. Mobile Courses also available.
Firestone Distribution Partner Education
This interactive one-day class is for distribution staff who are interested in learning more about Firestone Products. How to do business with Firestone/SBP. Product knowledge review.
Firestone systems and Hands on Demonstration. Class 3 hours- Offered at San Leandro and Irvine Education Centers.
Firestone Mobile Courses (New)
SBP supports the contractors that use our products- we are pleased to announce “Mobile Courses” hands-on demos for new Firestone products or specific products of contractor’s choice. Courses take place at contractors’ yard or jobsite. Available on request. Approximately 1-2 hours.
GacoFlex Silicone Roofing Applicator Education - Level 1
This interactive one-day class is intended for new and experienced applicators who are applying product by roller or brush. Learn the advantages of GacoFlex Silicone Roof Coatings. Gain hands-on experience with the product. Complete Level 1 GacoFlex Silicone Roofing Applicator Education. This class is ONE PART OF THREE REQUIREMENTS for achieving Gaco Level 1 Qualified Applicator status. Class approximately 5 hours- Offered at San Leandro and Irvine Education Centers.
Gaco Fundamental Decking & Waterproofing Level 1
This interactive one-day class is intended for experienced waterproofing applicators who are interested in learning more about Gaco Western’s polyurethane waterproofing products. Learn the advantages of Gaco Pedestrian Deck, Gaco AutoDeck and GacoFlex LM60. The best waterproofing products in the industry. This class is one part of three requirements for achieving Gaco Decking/Waterproofing Qualified Applicator status. Class approximately 5 hours- Offered at San Leandro and Irvine Education Centers.
Gaco Mobile Courses (New)
SBP supports the contractors that use our products- we are pleased to announce, “Mobile Courses”. Hands-on demonstrations for Gaco Silicone and Gaco Decking/Waterproofing products. Courses take place at contractors’ yard or jobsite. Available on request. Approximately 1-2 hours.
Situra Expansion Joints
SITURA waterproof expansion joints are specifically designed and engineered for use in a wide variety of applications, ranging from single ply membrane tie-ins to large-scale displacement seismic joints, without obstructing drainage and eliminating water ponding. Learn about RedLINE®, FlamLINE®, and AquaLINE®, expansion joints. Hands on demonstration showing vulcanizing technique. Class approximately 2 hours- Offered at San Leandro Education Center.
Metal-Era®, products are engineered and tested to the strictest building codes and backed by some of the strongest warranties in the industry. Learn about different products offered by Metal-Era®, and ordering process. Learn about ANSI/SPRI/FM 4435/ES-1 Standard the & Key Components. Sample products available for viewing. Class approximately 2 hours- Offered at San Leandro Education Center.
G-P DensDeck Roof Boards
DensDeck® products are designed to make the contractors’ job faster and easier. Durability, versatility, and unparalleled jobsite performance. Learn more about why DensDeck® is preferred by contractors 2-to-1 over other cover boards. Find out more how DensDeck® can enhance your low slope roofing system. Class approximately 2 hours- Offered at San Leandro Education Center.
Kemper Systems 101
For more than 50 years Kemper products have proven to perform at optimum performance on billions of square feet. From the first consultancy until completion of the project, Kemper System offers excellent technical support throughout the planning process and assistance on the job site. Learn about benefits of Kemperol waterproofing systems and see hands on demonstration of product application. Class approximately 3 hours- Offered at San Leandro and Irvine Education Centers.