NWFA Intermediate Sand & Finish – Oakland, CA
November 28 @ 8:00 am - December 1 @ 5:00 pm CST$699 – $799
- 1 year of sand & finish experience OR attendance at Basic Sand & Finish School.
In this 3-day in-person intermediate level course for those with some wood flooring experience. Includes in-depth training on general equipment maintenance, sanding multiple flooring types/species, unfinished/factoryfinished, engineered/multidirectional/parquet flooring. Also includes floor flattening methods, minimizing the scratch patterns and efficient use of the professional sanding equipment. On the finishing side, the attendee will learn about and practice with stain application, sealers, natural oils, waxes, colorants, reactive conditioners, finish application, scraping, recoats and final coat application, repairs, and board replacement. Upon registration, you will receive a link to the NWFA University Installation Safety Course which must be completed prior to attendance.
For those with 3+ years of installation experience, who have completed the Intermediate course and are an NWFA member, qualify to take the NWFA Certification for Installation on the Fridays following the Intermediate courses. Testing does require and additional $400.