The National Wood Flooring Association (NWFA) will hold its Intermediate Installation and Sand & Finish School Jan. 18-20 at the association’s headquarters in St. Louis, Mo.
The three-day Installation and Sand & Finish School is set-up in a modular format, presenting different topics and hands-on training opportunities each day. On Wednesday, installation skills will be presented, including job site evaluation and preparation, installation techniques, safety, custom design procedures, and medallion demonstrations. On Thursday, sanding and finishing will be presented, which includes hands-on sanding and finishing of custom floors. On Friday, finishing techniques will be presented, including the repair and recoat of exiting floors, board replacement, and hand scraping. Attendees can participate in all three sessions, or only those that will best serve their professional needs. Students earn 3 NWFA Degree credits for full session.
Cost for the school is $175 for members; $208 for non-members; per-day pricing available.
For more information, call (800) 422-4556 or visit www.nwfa.org .