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Earn CPD & LBP points —

Registered Architects, ADNZ & Licensed Building Practitioners

Resene understands that it isn’t always easy to take time out from a busy work schedule to attend seminars and training courses to earn CPD points, which is why Resene has designed RAB and ADNZ CPD & LBP Skills Maintenance information, questions and answers that can be completed at your office or home simply by downloading the files and requesting info you need from this webpage.

Registered Architects, ADNZ  & Licensed Building Practitioners ongoing education

Online activities


Watch Resene webinars live, or recorded versions. Webinars run on a wide range of topics, from colour to product, advice to specification. Click here to view webinars and check the schedule for new webinars coming soon.

habitat and BlackWhite magazines

Read BlackWhite and/or habitat magazine each issue to earn CPD. Each magazine has two new issues per year. You can find all issues online at:

Or join our mailing list to receive a hard copy by mail as each magazine is released.

Once you have read an issue you can request your points via the CPD portal for ADNZ (for NZ architectural designers) or NZRAB (for NZ architects).

Registered Architects

All you need to do is download the pdf of the activity you wish to learn about, and fill in the on line activity quiz request form below.  Resene will automatically activate the quiz for you in the CPD website once the form has been received. The next time you access your CPD account on the RAB CPD website it will prompt you to answer an online quiz about the content of the activity. The Quiz doesn’t need to be answered straight away, but once completed your CPD points will be automatically allocated.

Licensed Building Practitioners (All Classes) and ADNZ members

All you need to do is download the information and associated quiz that needs to be completed after reading the information. Once the quiz has been completed, return it to us at Resene Marketing Dept. PO Box 38242, Wellington Mail Centre, Lower Hutt 5045. We will then mark your answers and send the quiz back to you with a certificate of completion to keep as evidence for your Record of Skills Maintenance. Points available for What’s in a can of paint?, A closer look at concrete; Primers, sealers and undercoats and Clear coatings only.

Licensed building practitioners - When you participate in our learning activity you should claim points in your diary as a ‘self directed’ Skills Maintenance activity.

Activity Download/s   CPD Skills Maintenance Points allocated for topic
  information Quiz   ADNZ NZRAB
A closer look at concrete Information Quiz   1 5
Clear coatings for timber and cementitious
surfaces including anti-graffiti
Information Quiz   2 10
Decorating with colour and style Information Information Quiz   1 5
Primers, sealers and undercoats Information Quiz   2 10
Volume solids, PVC and hiding Information Quiz   2 10
What's in a can of paint? Information Quiz   2 10
Understanding paint, what can go wrong Information Quiz   2 10

On line activity quiz request form

Business name:
Business postal address:


Suburb, Town/City

(Registered Architects)
Activity/activities requested:


If you have a suggestion of a topic you’d like to see included, please don’t hesitate to drop us an email to with the subject header ‘New CPD or LBP topic’.

Earn CPD points at events

We are regularly involved in events that provide CPD points. Please refer to the RAB CPD and ADNZ CPD websites for details of upcoming events.

Tune in to a Resene webinar

Or let our Resene representative provide a CPD presentation in your office

Contact your local Resene specifier representative to arrange a training session at your office and earn CPD points (normal RAB CPD points allocation rules). If you’re not sure who your local Resene contact is, please email us at with your location and we can put you in touch with your nearest Resene specifier representative.


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