At Surface Academy we educate designers, purchasers, quality engineers, process engineers,  and other professional groups who benefit from understanding the possibilities and limitations of coatings, surface treatments and quality assurance. We organize the most popular courses annually as open courses, but we also offer company training, adapted to each customer's special wishes.

Our main language is Swedish but if you are interested in a course held in English, don´t hesitate to contact us.

Within Surface Academy we have experts that cover most of the areas within surface technology. Examples of areas that we can have courses within:

  • Coatings – organic and inorganic
  • Surface Treatment – processes and application
  • Quality Assurance
  • Corrosion testing
  • And much more 

Open courses 2020 (Öppna utbildningar 2020)

Basics of coatings (Grundkurs i ytbehandling)

  • Language: Swedish
  • Date: 3 March, 26 May, 6 October
  • Price: 5 700 SEK

Corrosion and surface treatment in the automotive industry (Korrosion och ytbehandling i fordonsmiljö)

  • Language: Swedish
  • Date: 21-22 April, 8-9 September
  • Price: 10 600 SEK

Customized Training

We offer customized training courses at Proton Technology in Bankeryd, Sweden or at your own facilities, wherever it suits best. Normally these kind of courses extend 1 to 3 days.



Certified Surface Finisher (Certifierad ytbehandlare)

Certified Surface Finisher is a three year long education within surface treatment. The education is divided into three steps (one year per step). Every step contains four courses (2 days each).





Sista anmälan

Steg 1 (ny omgång)

K1.1 Intro/Kemi och matematik
K1.2 Ytbehandlingsmetoder
K1.3 Praktisk tillämpning
K1.4 Miljö och kvalitet

Januari 2021

30 oktober 2020

Steg 2

K2.1 Grundläggande materialteknik
K2.2 Processtyrning
K2.3 Produktionsekonomi
K2.4 Projektarbete

30/9 – 1/10 2020
November 2020
Januari 2021
Februari – maj 2021

30 april 2020

Certifieringsprov 1

C1 Hemuppgift

4 maj – 12 juni 2020

30 april 2020


The Certified Surface Finisher starts in September each year and the target groups are process engineers, quality engineers, technicians, managers etc. You can choose to attend one, two or all three steps.

Example of courses:

  • Basics in Mathematics and Chemics
  • Surface treatments processes
  • Coatings and applications
  • Quality assurance
  • Material technology