The International Certified Floorcovering Installers Association (CFI) has partnered with other leading industry organizations to offer training and certification for the installation of wood and ceramic tile. New for the organization, The Ceramic Tile Education Foundation and the National Wood Flooring Association offer partnerships through CFI that also include extensive hands-on training and classroom participation.
CFI programs are
intensive, hands-on workshops that provide the ultimate experience in a
training format and most offer certification.
CFI programs are known for the content and hands-on involvement that is
delivered by installation trainers who are active in their fields.
One of the most popular
CFI courses held onsite is the Patterned and Woven Carpet Workshop that
delivers extensive training for carpet installers. It is hands-on training accompanied by
product identification and installation techniques that deliver customer
The CFI – NWFA Finished
Wood is scheduled at L. Fishman in Baltimore,
November 12-13, 2008. It is followed by
the CFI Carpet Training and Certification on November 14-15, 2008.
available to be conducted at the sponsor’s location include:
CFI Carpet Training and
CFI – NWFA Training and
CFI – CTEF Training and
Substrate Preparation –
Installation Failures to Avoid
for all Floorings Workshop
inspectors, claims representatives, installation managers, sales associates and others responsible
for flooring installation
Carpet Estimating and
Training in all surfaces
Heat Welding – Flash
– 3-day certification scheduled for October 23-25 in Ft. Wayne, Indiana.
installation testing includes the Residential-II and Commercial-II CFI Advanced
CFI today at (816) 231.4646 for detailed information. View a full list of scheduled programs at