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1/20/2017
2017 Wood Flooring Problems, Causes and Cures, January 20, Las Vegas, NV

2/2/2017
2017 Retail Sales, February 2, St. Louis, MO

2/7/2017 » 2/9/2017
2017 Basic Installation, February 7 - 9, St. Louis, MO

2/21/2017 » 2/23/2017
2017 Intermediate Installation + NWFACP Installation Testing, February 21 - 23 , West Park, Fl

2017 Intermediate Sand & Finish + NWFA CP Sand & Finish Testing, October 17 - 19, Herndon, VA
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2017 Intermediate Sand & Finish + NWFA CP Sand & Finish Testing,  October 17 - 19, Herndon, VA

Intermediate Sand& Finish- ($649/$749) Three day training event that provides extensive hands-on training for sanding and finishing wood floors at an intermediate level. Learn how to properly sand various species, correctly use and maintain tools, repair and recoat existing floors, and select finishing techniques that will yield top-quality results.

 Export to Your Calendar 10/17/2017 to 10/19/2017
When: 8:00 AM
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Derr Flooring
Herndon, Virginia 
United States
Presenter: Lenny Hall
Contact: Tricia Swindoll
800-422-4556


Online registration is available until: 10/17/2017
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Intermediate Sand& Finish -Three day training event that provides extensive hands-on training for sanding and finishing wood floors at an intermediate level.  Learn how to properly sand various species, correctly use and maintain tools, repair and recoat existing floors, and select finishing techniques that will yield top-quality results.  Receive hands-on training for techniques including board replacement, hand-scraping, repairing finish imperfections and recoat/resanding methods for factory finished floors.  Learn how to properly flatten a wood floor, minimize scratch patterns and bring the wood to an optimal state for stain and finish application.  PREREQUISTE: must have minimum 1 year sand and finishing wood floors OR successful completion of the Principles of Wood Flooring school. Receive 4 CCUs

 

SAND & FINISH CERTIFICATION TESTING - Friday, October 20, Herndon, VA

PREREQUISITE:

1.      Minimum of 3 years experience in sanding & finishing of wood floors and

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

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

To earn Certified Sand & Finish Professional status you must pass an online sand & finish written test and a hands-on/skills test.

Online Test:  You must complete and pass theNWFA University courses 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 Sand & Finish Certification is designed to demonstrate technical mastery of the following wood flooring sand & finish skills:

1. ROUGH SANDING UNFINISHED STRIP FLOORING
2. SANDING AND APPLYING STAIN COAT
3. APPLY SEAL COAT
4. PREPARE AND APPLY FINAL COAT TO PREFINISHED OR PREVIOUSLY FINISHED STRIP FLOOR

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 after successfully completing training and testing.