New Continuing Education Courses Available Online, In-Person


Chagrin Falls, OH (September, 2006) – Johnsonite®, a leader in flooring solutions that integrate design, function, and life safety, currently offers courses at an online learning center or in a traditional classroom setting, taught by a Johnsonite representative. Both options are free of charge. The online learning center is available 24 hours a day, seven days a week.


Course 1 – Life-Saving Design

Enhancing public safety and welfare through the integration of design and advanced egress-routing systems:


  • What is photoluminescence and how does it work
  • How photoluminescent technology can be seamlessly integrated into designs through products that architects and designers specify every day
  • How to convey the benefits of life-safety investments—including egress-wayfinding systems—to your clients

Course 2 – Flooring Safety

Code requirements and guidelines for interior finishes: 


  • Flooring safety is critical to space performance impacting the productivity of occupants and an organization’s bottom line
  • Understanding code requirements is critical to creating safe environments
  • Reducing slip/falls and tripping hazards can be achieved through proper material selection and maintenance
  • Flooring Materials—Rubber Flooring—Contributes to a sustainable environment through:

Ø      Incorporation of post-industrial scrap in production

Ø      Long life cycle

Ø      Improved indoor air quality