Register Here for Tile Installation Training or Certification
Scroll down just a bit to find the calendar list of upcoming certification and training events.
>> Step 1. Scan through the calendar of upcoming ceramic tile training and installation certification events.
>> Step 2. Click on the date/event that interests you and you will have the opportunity to register for that specific class. When you click on the date, more information will appear.
>> Step 3. Register. To register, click on the orange registration button you will see below, complete the form and you will then be taken to PayPal to complete the transaction.
Anyone entering the tile industry for the first time may seek a scholarship through the Floor Covering Education Foundation (FCEF) for the Understanding & Installing Ceramic Tile (UICT) and/or the Mortar Shower Base & Waterproofing (MSB) training classes.
Please visit the FCEF website to start the application process.
*Dates, times, and locations may change depending on hosts, availability, and participation. You will be notified immediately of any changes to the schedule.*
The cost for the Certified Tile Installer program is as follows:
$529 - includes a hard copy of the CTI manual and the TCNA Handbook
$495 - includes an electronic version of the CTI manual and the TCNA Handbook
Not Sure When to Take the CTI Hands-on Test?
If you aren't sure when to register for the Hands-on portion of the Certified Tile Installer program, don't worry!
Register for the CTI Certification Test without DATE or LOCATION (at the top of the calendar), complete the written portion and then contact Cathey McAlister via email to let her know which CTI location you will attend.
Are You a CTI Ready to Take the Next Steps With Advanced Certifications for Tile Installers (ACT)?
CTEF needs to know where you are and that you are ready to have a test planned in your area.
Register for one of the ACT Tests without DATE or LOCATION (at the top of the calendar), receive your study packet, complete the written portion, and we will seek out hosts to hold the tests you can attend.
If you can host or know a host we could reach out to in your area, please reach out to Cathey McAlister to let her know.
Additional Information about Registration
Need to Register More than One Person?
Note that you can now register more than one person. If you have questions, please reach out to Cathey McAlister via email with details or phone.
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Please note the following items:
- Effective August 1, 2017, angle grinders and circular saws will not be permitted at the hands-on test site.
- As of August 1, 2018, cell phones will not be permitted at the hands-on test site.
- If you have severe nut allergies, please be aware that food served during training and testing events may have been stored with nut-based products. Please don't assume food is nut-free.
Thank you for your interest. We look forward to seeing you!
The CTEF Team