NTCA Offering 25 Training Events, Workshops in May

The National Tile Contractors Association (NTCA) is reaching out to tile contractors in California, Florida, Indiana, Nevada, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania and Texas in May, bringing a robust schedule of 21 free standards-based workshops your neck of the woods. These workshops are afternoon or free evening events, open to tile installers and contractors, as well as sales personnel and the […]

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Coverings Show Contributions to CTEF Top $1.5 Million

The Ceramic Tile Education Foundation (CTEF), which provides education and installer certification for professionals working in the ceramic tile and stone industry, gratefully accepts $150,000 from Coverings at the 2019 Coverings show in Orlando, Florida at the Orange County Convention Center. This increases the contributions from Coverings to over $1.5 million. Coverings has been a strong supporter of CTEF’s tile […]

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CTEF Highlights Qualified Labor Message at Coverings 2019

The Ceramic Tile Education Foundation (CTEF) will demonstrate the relationship between the Certified Tile Installer (CTI) program and Qualified Labor during Coverings 2019, the Global Tile & Stone Experience taking place at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, Florida from April 9 through 12, 2019. Located in the new 10,700 square foot Installation & Design Experience in Booth #3538, […]

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CTEF Publishes Certification and Training Schedule for 2018

The Ceramic Tile Education Foundation (CTEF), which provides education and installer certification for professionals working in the ceramic tile and stone industry, has published its 2018 schedule for certification and training. The schedule includes Certified Tile Installer (CTI) hands-on testing as well as three intense, hands-on tile installation training courses held at CTEF’s Pendleton, SC training facility: Understanding & Installing […]

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NTCA’s ‘Trowel & Error’ Tile Installation Video Now Available in Spanish

The National Tile Contractors Association’s “Trowel and Error” video has been an indispensable training tool since it was first released in 1996. The video highlights common errors in mortar application when installing large-format tiles – and as larger tiles become more popular, this knowledge becomes more important to ensure high-quality, long-lasting installation. Last year, thanks to a generous sponsorship from […]

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