CASF Courses

Introduction to Electroplating course

This course is designed for

  • those who have limited experience or training in electroplating
  • new hires for plating line work or environmental systems personnel
  • supervisors, sales and account management personnel serving metal finishers
  • managers who want an introductory technical primer on the subject
  • those who wish to progress with more advanced training
Course Goals

  • introductory understanding of electroplating terminology
  • knowledge of surface treatment and process equipment used in electroplating operations
  • safe and best practices in the industry.
About this Course

  • Designed and sanctioned by CASF for Canadian electroplaters and suppliers
  • 12 modules
  • Each lesson provides valuable and practical information about the basic science and process of electroplating

Upon completion of this course, students will have a basic understanding of electroplating processes and principles, electrochemistry, the equipment used in electroplating, maintenance techniques and the best practices for successful electroplating. This is an excellent introduction for those new to the electroplating industry.

With a PhD in Electrochemistry and a Master Surface Finisher Certification, course instructor, Danielle Mousse, has 30 years of experience in the electroplating industry. Danielle also has extensive teaching experience at the University and College levels. Danielle is currently the Operations Manager for Techsolutions R.J. Inc.

For more information or to book a Course please contact Richard Thibodeau (514) 863-2416 or Danielle Miousse (450) 618-0424

Space may be limited.

Choose from Member and Non-member rates.

CASF Member Course Fee*


/each for first 2 participants + HST

(*Subject to change)

CASF Member Course Fee*


/for subsequent participants + HST

(*Subject to change)

Non-Members Course Fee*


/per participant + HST

(*Subject to change)

It is often said electroplating is a delicate blend of art and science!

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CASF Lunch & Learn Series

The Lunch & Learn series is an association sponsored event held in various cities throughout Canada about surface finishing related topics. They are intended to provide a forum for education, discussion and discovery for those involved in the surface finishing industry. CASF is Canada’s only surface finishing trade association dedicated to helping our members succeed!

AESF Courses

“The AESF Foundation is a non-profit organization and an entity functioning as the Educational arm of NASF, the National Association for Surface Finishing. We are governed by our Board of Trustees. Our Foundation’s three core areas are EDUCATION, RESEARCH and SCHOLARSHIP.

AESF Foundation was formed in 2006 and it aims to support the on-going needs of our members in the surface finishing industry, nationally and globally. Our Educational Programs are well recognized in the industry. They range from regular Class Room courses, to Custom Courses, and our most popular Webinars. We offer certification, starting from the basic level CEF, all the way to MSF (Master Surface Finisher).”

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