The International Certified Flooring Installers (CFI) organization has had a big year with the ramping up of training, the installation competitions and addition of leadership. Let's take a look at some of the CFI team's achievements over the course of the year.
Flooring installers, retailers and distributors from all over the country gathered at this year’s International Certified Installers (CFI) Convention to compete in the Southeast Regional Installation competition, participate in education sessions, demo new products and connect with colleagues.
The International Surface Event (TISE) kicked off the 2023 National Installer of the Year Competition with the Southeast Regionals in Orlando, Florida, on July 31. The winner for each category was announced on Monday, August 1, during the International Certified Flooring Installers (CFI) Convention.
For nearly 30 years, Daris and Karen Mulkin devoted their lives to training the next generations of flooring installers.
The International Certified Flooring Installers (CFI) held a R-1, residential 1, carpet certification at Hank's Specialties, a flooring and installation products wholesaler in Urbandale, Iowa on October 27 and 28.
The International Certified Flooring Installers Association has welcomed Dave Garden, president, Installation Services, LLC, as chair of the board of directors, and Don Styka, director of field services, Tarkett, as vice-chair.
Roland Thompson, owner, Thompson Flooring and Installation, hosted an International Certified Flooring Installers (CFI) course on hardwood, laminate and luxury vinyl plank (LVP) at his facility in Frederick, Maryland. The two-day course took place December 3-4, 2022.
Kimi's Carpet Plus located in Fuquay-Varina, North Carolina hosted an International Certified Flooring Installers (CFI) training event for both flooring installers and retail sales associates. The training took place over the course of two days and each achieved their R1 carpet certification.
On Tuesday, December 6, 2022, the International Certified Flooring Installers (CFI) hosted a one-of-a-kind training aimed at recruiting and training trainers for future certification courses.