Register Here for Tile Installation Certification at Coverings 2024

At Coverings 2024, there are 2 days of opportunities to take a free Certified Tile Installer hands-on test. However, it is on a first come first serve basis and a deposit is required. 
Register below to secure your spot and receive the study materials.

TEC Sponsor of CTI test at TISE 24

Coverings 2024 CTI Tests Sponsored by TEC Specialty Products

CTEF is pleased to share with you that TEC Specialty Products is graciously sponsoring all of the tests taking place at Coverings 2024 in Atlanta, GA. 

To get started, you need to register and pay a refundable $200 deposit. If you show up and complete your test in the slot you agree to take, CTEF will send you a check after the show.

Please note that no-shows will not receive their deposit back.


Registration Instructions

>> Step 1. Scroll down to select which day of the TISE event works best for your schedule. 

>> Step 2. Click on the date/event that interests you. 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 be taken to PayPal to complete the transaction. 



The regular cost for the Certified Tile Installer program is $529 and includes a hard copy of the CTI manual and the TCNA Handbook.

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Course Registration



After filling out the registration form below, we'll collect your payment via PayPal on the next page.
Event (04/23/24 - Coverings, Atlanta, GA)
Event (04/24/24 - Coverings, Atlanta, GA)
Event (08/21/23 - CTEF Facility, Pendleton, SC)
Event (08/10/23 - ACT Mud Floors - MUD6, Idaho Falls, ID)
Event (09/25/23 - Ardex Facility, Stockton, CA)
Event (02/17/22 - America's Floor Source, Columbus, OH)
Event (11/06/2023 - CTEF Facility, Pendleton, SC)
Event (07/31/23 - CTEF Facility, Pendleton, SC)
Event (07/31/23 - CTEF Facility, Pendelton, SC)
Event (08/01/23 - CTEF Facility, Pendleton, SC)



Ready to Register for Tile Installation Training or Certification?

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.

Problems Registering?

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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


Event ( - Register for ACT Test without Date or Location)
Event (10/20/22 - Daltile, Little Rock, AR)
Event (08/10/23 - MUD6, Idaho Falls, ID)
Event (5/19/22 - Schluter, Anaheim, CA)