Vetrotech Academy

Coventry, UK - Vetrotech Saint-Gobain - the world's leading manufacturer of fire resistant glass - is pleased to announce the launch of a new on-going training initiative – Vetrotech Academy – which will provide a learning platform for all matters related to fire-resistant glazing.

Vetrotech Academy offers you the opportunity to build your fire glass knowledge with a graded programme and at a pace that is convenient to you.The overall objective of these seminars is to equip our partners with the knowledge that allows them to deliver the right solutions to their clients by meeting their technical, commercial and aesthetic requirements.

The first event will take place on Tueasday 23rd February 2016 at The Holiday Inn, Coventry. To register your interest for future events, please email

Agenda – Vetrotech Academy – Grade 1

10.00 – 10.30am :    arrival – tea & coffee

10.30 – 11.30am :     overview of fireglass technology ‘Playing with Fire’

11.30 – 11.45am :  

overview of factory / Contraflam production

PLEASE BRING YOUR OWN PPE – boots, hard hat, glasses and high-vis vest

If you require PPE, please let us know in advance

11.45 – 1.15pm :     factory tour; - Contraflam in production

1.15 – 2.00pm :     lunch

2.00 – 2.45pm:     guest speaker Ian Duffy - Schueco

2.45 – 3.45pm :     guest speaker Olivier Pacqueu - Lunax

3.45pm :   close and issue of Grade 1 certificates

600450 Vetrotech Academy
Date: 24 February 2016

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