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7/25/2018
2018 Wood Subfloor Prep & Moisture Testing, July 25, San Jose, CA

7/26/2018
2018 Concrete Preparation & Moisture Testing, July 26, San Jose, CA

7/27/2018
2018 Wood Floor Claims - Evaluations & Inspections, July 27, San Jose, CA

2018 intermediate Sand & Finish + NWFACP Sand & Finish Testing, April 24 - 26, King of Prussia, PA
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• This 3-day course includes in depth training on general equipment maintenance, sanding multiple flooring types, including a variety of species, unfinished, factory finished, engineered and multi-directional flooring.

4/24/2018 to 4/26/2018
When: Tuesday, April 24, 2018
8:00 AM
Where: City Floor Supply
555 E. Church Road
King of Prussia, Pennsylvania  19406
United States
Presenter: Lenny Hall
Contact: Tricia Swindoll
800-422-4556


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Intermediate Sand & Finish

Prerequisites; 1 year of Sand & Finish experience OR attendance at the Basic Sand & Finish school or Principles of Wood Flooring, Plus completion of the NWFA University Sand & Finish safety course.

·           This 3-day course includes in depth training on general equipment maintenance, sanding multiple flooring types, including a variety of species, unfinished, factory finished, engineered and multi-directional flooring. The attendee will learn the art of flattening a floor, minimizing the scratch patterns and efficient use of the equipment. On the finishing side, the attendee will learn about and practice with stain application, sealers, natural oils, waxes, colorants, reactive conditioners, finish application, scraping, repairs, board replacement, recoats and final coat application.

·          Receive three continuing certification units upon completion. Completion of this course qualifies the attendee for the Advanced Finish course. Completion of this course along with the Intermediate Installation course qualifies the attendee for the Master Craftsman course, and the Inspector school.

 

NWFACP CERTIFICATION TESTING FOR SAND & FINISH OFFERED FOR THOSE THAT QUALIFY

 

Sand & Finish Certification Testing

·         Prerequisites

o   Member of NWFA in good standing

o   Minimum of 3 years’ experience in sanding and finishing of wood flooring

o   Successful completion of NWFA Intermediate Sand & Finish or above level training

o   Completion of NWFA University courses in sand & finish

·         hands-on testing in 4 areas:

o   Rough sanding unfinished strip flooring

o   Finish sanding and applying stain coat

o   Apply seal coat

o   Prepare and final coat a prefinished or previously finished strip floor

 

If you choose to take the hands-on exam at this or any NWFA training, all tools and supplies will be provided, unless otherwise notified. For more information on certification please contact Tricia Swindoll at tricia.swindoll@nwfa.org or call 800.422.4556.