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2018 Intermediate Installation + NWFACP Installation Testing, May 29 - 31, San Jose, CA

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2017 Intermediate Installation + NWFACP Installation Testing, July 18 - 20, New York, NY
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A three day training geared to sharpen your installation skills, including jobsite evaluation and preparation, installation techniques, safety, flooring repairs. NWFACP Certified Installer testing available.

7/18/2017 to 7/20/2017
When: 8:00 am - 5:00 pm each day
Where: Carpenters Training Center New York Council
395 Hudson Street
New York, New York  10014
United States
Presenter: Michael Dittmer
Contact: Tricia Swindoll

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Intermediate Installation is a three-day training that covers a variety of topics and includes gaining hands-on experience at an intermediate level.  Sharpen your installation skills, including jobsite evaluation and preparation, installation techniques, safety, flooring repairs. This training features a hands-on approach to installing unfinished and factory finished solid and engineered wood floors, including thorough training of installation methods for nail-down,  glue-down and floating floors.  Learn how to incorporate simple design elements to a wood floor. 

PREREQUISTE: minimum of 1 year installing wood floors OR successful completion of the Principles of Wood Flooring school.

CCUs: 4


INSTALLATION CERTIFICATION TESTING available - July 21, New York, New York

Prerequisite to test:

  • Minimum of 3 years experience in wood flooring installation
  • Successful completion of Intermediate, Advanced or Expert level Installation Training or NWFA Installation Certification School or approved manufacturer school
  • NWFA member in good standing

To earn Certified Installer status, you must pass NWFA University courses online  and a hands-on/skills test.The written test must be successfully completed before taking the hands-on test.

The hands-on test is designed to demonstrate technical mastery of the following wood flooring installation skills:

  • Engineered wood floor glue-down over concrete sub-floor            
  • Solid wood nail-down on wood sub-floor
  • Dry lay herringbone installation
  • Replace a board in existing floor
  • Install floating floor over concrete slab

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 Sharon Schaller at or call 800.422.4556.  

Receive one CCU upon successful completion of class and testing.