• News for Education

    Wednesday, October 17, 2018
    The 2018 Mid-Year Meeting brought together some of the brightest and most dedicated individuals in the commercial flooring industry, including contractors, manufacturers’ technical representatives, distributors, and consultants to learn, network, and discuss future initiatives for the association.  FCICA Executive Vice President Kim Oderkirk praised the successful event: “We had great ...read more
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    Tuesday, September 18, 2018
    FCICA, the Flooring Contractors Association, announced a second October product promotional webinar featuring Tred-MOR.   FCICA invites you to join us on Wednesday, October 17, 2018 at 1 pm EST, for a free informative webinar reviewing the dBarrier luxury vinyl acoustic underlayment, Modular PVI carpet tile cushion, and the Tred-MOR product line, as well as the double glue, single glue, and ...read more
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    Tuesday, September 18, 2018
    Beginning In the fall of 2018, STAUF USA will be offering technical training, sales programs, and seminars that provide hands-on and selling skills opportunities to learn about the full range of Stauf products, with installation tips, and proper subfloor prep in detail. These opportunities will be presented at our training facility in Cordova, TN. We will discuss, demo, and allow hands-on ...read more
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    Tuesday, September 11, 2018
    FCICA, the Flooring Contractors Association, announced their October product promotional webinar featuring Laticrete.  FCICA invites you to join us on Thursday,October 11, 2018 at 11 am EST, for a free informative webinar featuring Laticrete’s STRATA_HEAT™ Radiant Floor Heating System. Since every FCICA webinar is interactive, you’ll get the chance to ask questions during the LIVE Q&A at the end ...read more
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    Tuesday, August 28, 2018
    FCICA, the Flooring Contractors Association, continues their live online educational series with a webinar on Thursday, September 20, 2018 at 11:00 am EST. Mike Russell, Vice President – Surety Marketing Manager, Federated Insurance & Granite Re, will present “What Contractors need to know about Bonding.”   Mike will present the basic of surety bonds for contractors, including how to qualify, ...read more
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    Monday, August 13, 2018
    In accordance with the Successors’ directive to lead, inform, network, and support the community (LINC), FCICA and the Successors will be collecting financial contributions throughout FCICA’s Mid-Year Meeting, October 3 – 5, 2018, and sponsoring the optional “Counting on You” dinner on Wednesday, October 3, from 6 – 9 p.m. at The Mill in Hershey.   Enjoy delicious food and fun activities at The ...read more
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    Thursday, August 09, 2018
    FCICA, the Flooring Contractors Association, announced their September product promotional webinar featuring WOLFF Tools.  FCICA invites you to join us on September 6, 2018 at 11 am EST, for a free informative webinar featuring WOLFF’s top 7 special flooring tools every installer should know about. Since every FCICA webinar is interactive, you’ll get the chance to ask questions during the LIVE ...read more
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    Monday, August 06, 2018
    FCICA, the Flooring Contractors Association, encourages you to save the date for Convention 2019 in Tucson, Arizona, March 26 – 28 with pre-convention events on March 25.  Convention will be hosted at the El Conquistador Tucson, a Hilton resort, and will feature five (5) educational sessions and the Annual Commercial Flooring Trade Show.  The Commercial Flooring Trade Show will take place on ...read more
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    Thursday, July 26, 2018
    FCICA, the Flooring Contractors Association, continues their live online educational series with a webinar on Thursday, August 16, 2018 at 11:00 am EST. Jeff Johnson, FCIS Product Manager at MAPEI Corporation, will present the Cost Case for Moisture Mitigation.  Jeff will identify the three main reasons why moisture mitigation systems are used, the related costs and financial risks, and how to ...read more
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    Monday, July 16, 2018
    FCICA, the Flooring Contractors Association, announced their August product promotional webinar featuring ARDEX Americas.  FCICA invites you to join us on August 2, 2018 at 11 am EST, for a free informative webinar featuring new products including ARDEX MRF and ARDEX K 13 self-leveling underlayments, the ARDEX VR 98 moisture vapor retarder, and HENRY 647, 695, and 422 adhesives. Since every FCICA ...read more
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    Friday, July 13, 2018
    MAPEI North America’s training program, known as MAPEI Technical Institute (MTI), has introduced a redesigned logo in conjunction with a global rebranding of the company’s international training initiatives. MTI provides high-quality courses with demonstrations and hands-on training to architects, contractors, installers and distributors.   The rebrand features the classic MAPEI beaker topped ...read more
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    Wednesday, July 11, 2018
    FCICA, the Flooring Contractors Association, continues their live online educational series with a webinar on Thursday, July 19, 2018 at 11:00 am EST. Mike Pigeon, CIM, Technical Installation Specialist with Roppe Holding Company, will present Rubber Sheet Installation and Maintenance.   Mike will discuss the installation of rubber sheet products, including moisture testing, subfloor prep, ...read more
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    Wednesday, June 20, 2018
    FCICA, the Flooring Contractors Association, is excited to provide the following educational opportunities led by industry experts at the Mid-Year Meeting – A Sweet Experience, this October 3 – 5 in Hershey, Pennsylvania.   Leading up to the educational sessions, attendees will have the opportunity to contribute to the commercial floor covering industry by attending committee meetings on October ...read more
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    Monday, June 04, 2018
    FCICA, the Flooring Contractors Association,has opened registration for the 2018 Mid-Year Meeting – A Sweet Experience, being held in Hershey, Pennsylvania, October 3 – 5, 2018. Attendees can register online at https://www.fcica.com/mid-year-meeting.  Join FCICA for education, networking and leadership during the Mid-Year Meeting, which will offer attendees four (4) educational sessions and ...read more
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    Thursday, May 31, 2018
    FCICA, the Flooring Contractors Association, is excited to announce that registration is now open for 3 Days to CIM – Harrisburg, being held at the Hilton in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, September 30 – October 2, 2018. Attendees can register online at https://www.fcica.com/3-days-CIM.  Attendees will be able to earn their certification in just 3 days with this intensive new approach to the ...read more
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    Wednesday, May 02, 2018
    FCICA, the Flooring Contractors Association, continues their live online educational series with a webinar on Thursday, May 24, 2018 at 11:00 am EST. ARDEX Americas’ Steven Newbrough, Environmental Programs Specialist, and Dr. Brian Suddaby, Sr. Formulation Chemist, will present the Update on Silica Compliance webinar.   Steven and Brian will provide a brief overview of silica dust, review the ...read more
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