For Immediate Release
Grand Rapids, Mich., March 16, 2016 – Deckorators, the leading brand in decking, railings, balusters, post caps and more, is pleased to introduce a robust online training platform for Deckorators Certified Pro contractors designed to help them easily learn about and use the vast array of Deckorators products and services. The new Deckorators Learning Management System will be unveiled at JLC Live New England in booth 426.
The Deckorators Learning Management System uses a series of engaging, video-based learning modules to enable users to grow their knowledge of the Deckorators brand, products and services. Designed for busy professionals, the platform is easy-to-use and self-paced. All training modules are available in English and French, and can be used by current and prospective Deckorators Certified Pro contractors.
The new system adds to the resources and training available within the Deckorators Certified Pro program, a preferred-status program for professional deck installers.
“Deckorators is focused on giving our contractor partners the tools they need to thrive,” said Chris Camfferman, director of category marketing. “By taking advantage of the educational opportunities available in the Deckorators Learning Management System, contractors can be even better prepared to sell jobs and set themselves apart from the competition.”
Modules featured in the Deckorators Learning Management System include information on decking, railing, accessories and details on our industry-leading warranty. As Deckorators introduces new products, corresponding training modules will be made available in the tool.
For more information on the Deckorators Certified Pro program and to sign up to become a Certified Pro, visit pro.deckorators.com/become-a-certified-pro. Certified Pros may access the training system at deckorators.leaflms.com.
Deckorators, the first name in deck railing and accessories and the originator of the round aluminum baluster, is a brand of Universal Consumer Products, Inc., a subsidiary of Universal Forest Products, Inc. Deckorators started the low-maintenance aluminum balusters category with the Classic Series and has since led the industry with many new and innovative deck railing accessory products. Its approach to developing exciting and distinct deck products allows both DIYers and builders the opportunity to express personal creativity on their deck, as they do in their homes.
To learn more about Deckorators railing and railing accessories, visit www.deckorators.com or call 800-332-5724.
UNIVERSAL FOREST PRODUCTS, INC. (NASDAQ: UFPI)
Universal Forest Products, Inc. is a holding company with subsidiaries throughout North America and in Australia that supply three robust markets: retail, construction and industrial. Founded in 1955, the Company is headquartered in Grand Rapids, Mich. For more information about Universal Forest Products, Inc., or its affiliated operations, go to www.ufpi.com.