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2018 Basic Installation, February 13- 15 St. Louis, MO

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2018 Intermediate Installation + NWFACP Installation Testing, February 20 - 22, Deerfield Beach, FL

2016 Intermediate Installation, May 9 - 12, St. Louis, MO
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Intermediate Installation- Four day training event that covers a variety of topics and includes gaining hands-on experience at an intermediate level. Sharpen your installation skills, including jobsite evaluation and preparation, installation techniques, safety, flooring repairs.

5/9/2016 to 5/12/2016
When: 5/9/2016
8:00 AM
Where: NWFA Training Center
111 Chesterfield Industrial Blvd
Chesterfield, Missouri  63005
United States
Presenter: Kjell Nymark
Contact: Tricia Swindoll
800-422-4556


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Intermediate Installation- Four day training event that covers a variety of topics and includes gaining hands-on experience at an intermediate level.  Sharpen your installation skills, including jobsite evaluation and preparation, installation techniques, safety, flooring repairs. This training features a hands-on approach to installing unfinished and factory finished solid and engineered wood floors, including thorough training of installation methods for nail-down,  glue-down and floating floors.  Learn how to incorporate simple design elements to a wood floor.  PREREQUISTE: must have minimum of 1 year installing wood floors OR successful completion of the Principles of Wood Flooring school. Receive 4 CCUs

 

 INSTALLATION CERTIFICATION TESTING - Friday, May 13, St. Louis, MO

PREREQUISITE:

1.      Minimum of 2 years experience in wood flooring installation and

2.      Successful completion of Intermediate, Advanced or Expert level Installation Training or NWFA Installation Certification School or approved manufacturer school

3.      Must be a member in good standing with National Wood Flooring Association

To earn Certified Installation Professional status you must pass an online written test and a hands-on/skills test.

Online Test:  You must complete and pass the online test prior to the hands-on test. If you fail the online written test, you can apply to retest. The same testing fees apply.

Hands-On Test:  The hands-on portion of the Installation Certification is designed to demonstrate technical mastery of the following wood flooring installation skills:

1. ENGINEERED WOOD FLOOR GLUE-DOWN OVER CONCRETE SUB-FLOOR            

2. SOLID WOOD NAIL-DOWN ON WOOD SUB-FLOOR

3. DRY LAY HERRINGBONE INSTALLATION

4. REPLACE A BOARD IN EXISTING FLOOR

5. INSTALL FLOATING FLOOR OVER CONCRETE SLAB

If taking hands-on exam at NWFA training, all tools and supplies will be provided, unless otherwise notified. For more information on certification please contact Sharon Schaller at sharon.schaller@nwfa.org or call 866-418-5408.  

Receive one CCU upon successful completion of class and testing.