COMMERCIAL GLAZIER TRAINING

Over the years, RG Dessin Industriel has perfected the art of training. First, we provide ongoing training for our team of industrial drafters to keep them up to speed on the latest trends in the commercial glass industry. Then we leverage our expertise to train other companies and help them tighten efficiency in their day-to-day operations.

BOOST EFFICIENCY

Skill

Skill

Precision

Precision

Performance

Performance

Training process breakdown

Step 1 Call customer to establish the team’s needs
Step 2 Prepare a custom, needs-based service offer
Step 3 Prepare the necessary content and materials
Step 4 Contact participants
Step 5 Theory
Step 6 Follow up on knowledge transfer, if requested

We offer onsite and remote training.

Turnkey service

  • Advanced modular courses tailored to each organization’s needs
  • Inspiring and personalized one-on-one coaching
  • Multiple learning techniques (visual, materials, hands-on exercises, etc.)
  • Evaluation of acquired skills and knowledge at the end of the course, along with personalized recommendations.

Key benefits

  • Improve employees’ general knowledge
  • Extend their knowledge of work tools and technologies
  • Improve your infrastructure
  • Supercharge your work methods

Fully customizable training

Want to take one of our training courses? Choose from the existing selection or customize the curriculum by opting for the modules that meet your needs.

Have we analyzed your work methods?

 Now’s the time! With RG, the first step is getting to know you and your work methods. Learn more about our analysis services.

Trainings

1. Commercial Glazing – Key Concepts

This stimulating course is designed to quickly improve your drafters’ performance through a blend of theoretical and hands-on training tailored to the learning speed of each participant. It covers all topics to refresh trainees’ knowledge of the basic key concepts required of a reliable, professional drafter. It will give them the confidence and assurance they need.

GIVE YOUR PEOPLE THE TOOLS THEY NEED TO START THEIR CAREER OFF ON THE RIGHT FOOT.

Outline

Module A Introduction and welcome
Module C Construction materials
Module D Junior drafters’ work
Module E Glass
Module F Tinsmithing
Module G Paint and architectural finishes
Module H Resistance of materials
Module I Insulating and sealing
Module J Onsite installation
Module K Software overview
Module M File standardization
Module N Plan layout

This training is available either on site at our office or remotely. Bonus: Pastries and refreshments also served to sweeten the deal and put you in a learning mood.

Turnkey training

  • Handbook
  • Drafter evaluation with personalized recommendations

Key benefits

  • Gives new drafters (graduates or new hires) the training they need
  • Minimize the amount of basic training provided internally
  • Boost self-confidence and job performance
  • Keep your drafting department profitable

Fully customizable training

Interested in any of these training modules? Want to combine them with another training course? We can analyze your work methods to customize the training for your specific needs. Visit our website for details on the types of training currently available.

RG services also include:

  • Work method analysis
  • Drafting
  • Production launch

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2. Commercial Glazing – Approval Drawing Work Methods

In this theoretical and hands-on training, your drafters will have the chance to broaden their knowledge of AutoCAD and learn how to structure drawing standards and work faster. They’ll also learn how to properly check their work and be more independent.

GIVE YOUR DRAFTERS THE TRAINING THEY NEED TO DEVELOP GOOD PROFESSIONAL WORK METHODS.

Outline

Module O Work methods
S-Module 50 Starting projects
S-Module 51 Drafting plans and key elevations
S-Module 52 Drafting plan details
S-Module 52 Drafting section details
S-Module 54 Creating elevations without doors
S-Module 55 Creating elevations with doors
S-Module 56 Drafting details of a vestibule and interior frame
S-Module 57 Creating elevations of a vestibule and interior frame
S-Module 58 Drafting window details and elevations
S-Module 59 Drafting various types of products

This training is available either on site at our office or remotely. Bonus: Pastries and refreshments also served to sweeten the deal and put you in a learning mood.

Turnkey training

  • Handbook
  • Drafter evaluation with personalized recommendations
  • Complete checklist

Key benefits

  • Give new drafters (graduates or new hires) the training they need
  • Minimize the amount of basic training provided internally
  • Keep your drafting department profitable
  • Expand your drafting room
  • Boost your drafters’ self-confidence and speed
  • Standardize your internal drawings
  • Reduce the risk of drafting errors

Fully customizable training

Interested in any of these training modules? Want to combine them with another training course? We can analyze your work methods to personalize the training to your specific needs. Visit our website for details on the types of training currently available.

RG services also include:

  • Work method analysis
  • Drafting
  • Production launch

Learn more

3. Commercial Glazing – Comprehensive Detail Drawing

Architects have very specific requirements and want drawings with detailed wall compositions. This course will give your drafters the theoretical and hands-on training and methodology they need to give architects what they want and make this standard procedure for your company. The training is tailored to the learning speed of each participant to ensure they have a solid grasp of all concepts.

GIVE YOUR DRAFTERS THE ARCHITECTURAL KNOWLEDGE THEY NEED.

Outline

Module 1 Introduction and welcome
Module 2 Building envelope
Module 3 Proper installation of glazing products
Module 4 Final projects

This training is available either on site at our office or remotely. Bonus: Pastries and refreshments also served to sweeten the deal and put you in a learning mood.

Turnkey training

  • Handbook
  • Drafter evaluation with personalized recommendations

Key benefits

  • Minimize the amount of basic training provided internally
  • Meet market demand
  • Keep your drafting department profitable
  • Boost your drafters’ knowledge and self-confidence

Fully customizable training

Interested in any of these training modules? Want to combine them with another training course? We can analyze your work methods to personalize the training to your specific needs. Visit our website for details on the types of training currently available.

RG services also include:

  • Work method analysis
  • Drafting
  • Production launch

Learn more

4. Commercial Window Drafter

Build a team of commercial glass drafting experts with this theoretical and hands-on training course. Our inspiring approach is tailored to fit your pace and helps employees get results early in their career.

GIVE YOUR DRAFTERS THE TRAINING THEY NEED TO DEVELOP GOOD PROFESSIONAL WORK METHODS.

Outline

Module A Introduction and welcome
Module B AutoCAD drafting software
Module C The purpose of shop drawings
Module D File standardization
Module E Quantity take-off and strategic planning
Module G Startup template
Module H AutoCAD model space basics
Module I AutoCAD paper space basics
Module J Work methods
SModule J.1 Work methods – Implementation plan, key plan, key elevation
SModule J.2 Work methods – Plan and section details
SModule J.3 Work methods – Elevation
Module K Final project
Module L Evaluation

This training is available either on site at our office or remotely. Bonus: Pastries and refreshments also served to sweeten the deal and put you in a learning mood.

Turnkey training

  • Handbook
  • Drafter evaluation with personalized recommendations
  • Complete checklist
  • Followup with your employees 3 months after the training

Key benefits

  • Boost self-confidence and job performance
  • Reduce the risk of drafting errors
  • Give new drafters (graduates or new hires) the training they need
  • Minimize the amount of basic training provided internally
  • Keep your drafting department profitable

Fully customizable training

Interested in any of these training modules? Want to combine them with another training course? We can analyze your work methods to personalize the training to your specific needs. Visit our website for details on the types of training currently available.

RG services also include:

  • Work method analysis
  • Drafting
  • Production launch

Learn more

5. Commercial Glazing – Successful Project Starts

This training course combines theory with hands-on exercises to help your team become project launch pros. Learn to run projects smoothly and on time with an inspiring approach tailored to fit your pace.
FOR A PROJECT TO COME OFF WITHOUT A HITCH, IT HAS TO BE BUILT ON A SOLID FOUNDATION.

Outline

Module 1 Introduction
Module 2 Identifying decision makers
Module 3 Determining which information to share
Module 4 Sharing information (channels)
Module 5 Gathering technical data
Module 6 Making requests for information (RFI)
Module 7 Real-life situation

This training is available either on site at our office or remotely. Bonus: Pastries and refreshments also served to sweeten the deal and put you in a learning mood.

Turnkey training

  • Handbook
  • Checklist to ensure succcessful project transfer
  • Excel data transfer template

Key benefits

  • Be more in control of your projects
  • Shorten turnaround times
  • Identify tips for cutting costs
  • Manage priorities more effectively
  • Properly vet important information
  • Ensure projects run smoothly
  • Draft technical drawings that meet your requirements

Fully customizable training

Interested in any of these training modules? Want to combine them with another training course? We can analyze your work methods to personalize the training to your specific needs. Visit our website for details on the types of training currently available.

RG services also include:

  • Work method analysis
  • Drafting
  • Production launch

Learn more

6. Paperless Commercial Glazing

This theory- and video-based course gives your drafting department multiple ways to eliminate paper. Our inspiring approach is tailored to your pace and aims to lighten your company’s administrative load.

AN ENVIRONMENTALLY FRIENDLY AND COST-EFFECTIVE CHOICE!

Outline

Module 1 Introduction and welcome
Module 2 Assessing problems
Module 3 Things to get rid of
Module 4 Must-have equipment
Module 5 Document path
Module 6 Human factors
Module 7 Rollout plan

This training is available either on site at our office or remotely. Bonus: Pastries and refreshments also served to sweeten the deal and put you in a learning mood.

Turnkey training

  • Handbook
  • Action plan for your office

Key benefits

  • Help staff make the transition
  • Expand your drafting room
  • Identify tips for cutting costs
  • Keep the information you need at your fingertips
  • Make information easier to access
  • Improve workstation ergonomics

Fully customizable training

Interested in any of these training modules? Want to combine them with another training course? We can analyze your work methods to personalize the training to your specific needs. Visit our website for details on the types of training currently available.

RG services also include:

  • Work method analysis
  • Drafting
  • Production launch

Learn more

7. Creating and Managing Drafting Libraries for Commercial Glaziers

This ultra-detailed training will show you how to set up a drafting library in your company. In this training we offer a blend of theoretical and hands-on exercises tailored to the learning speed of each trainee. The course covers all the topics and techniques that go into designing, building, using, and improving an effective drafting library. It’s an investment that’s sure to quickly pay off for you and your employees.

THE RIGHT TOOL TO TAKE YOU TO THE NEXT LEVEL.

Outline

Module 1 Introduction and welcome
Module 2 Assessing your current situation
Module 3 Essentials of block composition
Module 4 Dynamic creation and identification function
Module 5 Basic dynamic function
Module 6 Advanced dynamic function
Module 7 Construction materials
Module 8 Creating glazing products
Module 9 Creating complex products
Module 10 Optimal use
Module 11 Administrator and user
Module 12 Upgrading
Module 13 Rollout plan
Module 14 Self-assessment

This training is available either on site at our office or remotely. Bonus: Pastries and refreshments also served to sweeten the deal and put you in a learning mood.

Turnkey training

  • Handbook
  • Drafter evaluation with personalized recommendations
  • Action plan

Key benefits

  • Boost drafting room performance
  • Give your drafters an essential tool
  • Reduce the risk of potential errors
  • Improve drafting department profitability
  • Boost your drafters’ self-confidence

Fully customizable training

Interested in any of these training modules? Want to combine them with another training course? We can analyze your work methods to personalize the training to your specific needs. Visit our website for details on the types of training currently available.

RG services also include:

  • Work method analysis
  • Drafting
  • Production launch

Learn more

8. Detailed Commercial Curtain Wall Drafting

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9. Managing Drafting Libraries for Commercial Glaziers

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10. Autocad for Commercial Glaziers

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OTHER TRAINING

Please note that other training programs will be added to our lineup in the future.


LEARNING YOU TAKE WITH YOU

After the training, employees receive a portfolio with all the modules and exercises completed so they can always go back and review what they’ve learned.

Look to our drafting experts for your employee training needs!

Call us to learn more.
418-774-4112

Our Team

  • I’d like to thank you for organizing this fantastic day and especially for the training. I really appreciate your work. With everything we learned, I think we’ll be able to do some great things.

    Roger Quirion
    Operations Manager
    Solarcom
  • Thanks for the training courses! They gave me the information I needed and the chance to dust off some skills I hadn’t put to much use in 30 years. It’s going to take some time for us to get the hang of things, but I know it’ll all be worth it!

    René Roy
    Operations Manager
    Vitrerie JL
  • Many thanks for yesterday’s training. Tomorrow, it’s time to roll up our sleeves and tackle the new process.

    Yves Landry
    General Manager
    Vitrerie KRT
  • To the team at RG Dessin Industriel,
    Thanks for a job well done and within our deadlines. We appreciate your work for us.

    Sebastien Emond

    NCG National Contract Glazing Ltd.
  • I’ve known RG since their beginning and have used their services a number of times.
    Vincent, Marco and their team have always produced quality documents and shown to have a high degree of technical know-how.
    Their skills include respecting deadlines, courtesy, professionalism, expertise, evolution in IT tools and training.

    Normand L’Abbé
    Project manager
    Vitrerie Chayer Inc.
  • The first word that comes to mind when I plan to give a job to RG Dessin Industriel is professionalism.
    The design precision is remarkable and the service is always fast (respect for deadlines).

    Yves Landry
    General Manager
    Vitrerie KRT
  • We’re always happy to do business with RG Dessin Industriel for the quality of their designs and the professionalism of their management and technicians. Thank you!

    Marcel Vincent
    Projects manager
    SHALWIN