Help your customers learn best practices and get new product insights, installation tips, product training and more online, anytime with our eLearning courses. Our online training, education and certification courses are available for installers, sales professionals, contractors and architects.

eLearning Courses

From installation to product knowledge to business development, the knowledge you need to invest in your company is just a click away — and available on your schedule.

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Installation

Basic Vinyl Siding Installation

Covers the basics of installing vinyl siding, soffit and fascia

Installation Tips

A short course designed to sharpen your installation skills. Learn best practices for installing j-channel, lineals and eave treatments

Ply Gem Stone Installation

Installation techniques for this increasingly popular cladding option

Leaf Relief Installation Certification

Take this short course and quiz to qualify as a leaf relief certified installer

Gutter Warrior Installation Certification

A short course and quiz to qualify as a Gutter Warrior certified installer

VSI ez-prep

Prepare for the VSI installer certification exam

Why Become a VSI Certified Installer?

A quick rundown of the benefits of certification

 
Product Knowledge


Variform Vinyl Products

A comprehensive look at our vinyl siding and soffit products.

Ply Gem Shuuters & Accents Product Training

Learn more about our extensive line of shutters, mounting blocks, vents, mantels, decorative moldings, and door surrounds.

Leaf Relief®

A video demonstrating the features and benefits of the leaf relief gutter protection system

Variform Aluminum Products

Learn more about our extensive line of aluminum products including soffit, fascia, trim coil, gutter coil, downspouts and accessories.


Business Development

Business Computing - Basics

For the contractor who is considering purchasing a computer for their business. Covers the selection of hardware and software, accessories and internet connection.

Business Computing - Intermediate

Reviews key software such as Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint. Learn how to build a database of customers and prospects using Contact Manager so you can manage leads. Also includes a demo of the Ply Gem Estimator, a program designed to help you generate accurate proposals.

Business Computing - Advanced

Learn how to use software such as QuickBooks to enhance record keeping, generate income statement and balance sheet reports, and manage accounts receivable and payable.

Create a Successful Marketing Plan

Learn how to use social media such as YouTube, Facebook and blogs to generate leads, improve public relations and promote your business.

Project Estimating

This tutorial demonstrates how to use the free Ply Gem estimator tool, with which you can enter siding, soffit, fascia and trim coil product descriptions, dimensions and prices to generate a customizable proposal sheet.

Gutter Warrior™ Dealer Sales Certification

A short course and quiz to qualify as a Gutter Warrior certified dealer.

Offer Financing to Generate New Leads

This class shows you how to use the Enerbank Same-As-Cash program to get more leads from your advertising, as well as close more presentations by offering a simple, easy-to- implement financing program.