SUR/FIN 2023 Certifications

Kudos to Our Newest Certified Electroplater Finishers

Congratulations to the following people for becoming Certified Electroplater Finishers, signifying they have the knowledge, skills and aptitude to excel on a comprehensive exam and to understand and work within the challenges of surface finishing.
Their efforts and dedication help raise the bar for all of us in the industry.
CEF certificants as of the June 9 exam:
Tyler Alleman
Brenntag Mid-South Inc. | Wheaton, IL
Emerson Bilodeau
AeroDynamics | Searbrook, NH
Thomas Caldwell
S & C Electrical Company | Chicago, IL
Patricia Coutts
KC Jones Plating Co. | Warren, MI
Jamie Fowlkes
Incertec | Minneapolis, MN
David Garfinkel
Knoxville, TN
Jay Halverson
Hawkins Surface Finishing Group | Roseville, MN
Aaron Nelson
Douglas Finishing | Alexandria, MN
Nicole Nye
Haviland Products Co., | Grand Rapids, MI
Certification is conducted through the AESF Foundation, the educational arm of NASF. In addition to the CEF, there is also Certified Aerospace Finisher (CAF) and Master Surface Finisher (MSF) certifications. AESF is the exclusive grantor of industry certifications. Learn more.
The AESF Foundation offers classroom, web-based, home study and custom courses offered at a discount to NASF members. Upcoming web-based courses include: