Creativity to be Showcased at Coverings’ IDS by NTCA Five Star Contractors

The National Tile Contractors Association (NTCA) will have its Five Star Contractors participating in the Installation Design Showcase – featuring “tiny houses,” during Coverings 2018 at the Georgia World Congress Center in Atlanta, Georgia. The Showcase will be located at booth 8804, Hall C. The Showcase will feature three tiny houses each highlighting a different design aesthetic. Three NTCA Five Star […]

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‘Installation Experience’ to Make its Debut at Coverings 2018

The National Tile Contractors Association (NTCA), the world’s largest tile contractor association, has released detailed information about this year’s newest segment at Coverings 2018, held in Atlanta, Georgia, at the Georgia World Congress Center, May 8-11, 2018. “Plans for this interactive event have been in the works for over a year,” stated Executive Director of the NTCA, Bart Bettiga. “We […]

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Ceramic Tile Education Foundation Unveils New Logo

The Ceramic Tile Education Foundation (CTEF) which provides education and installer certification for professionals working in the ceramic tile and stone industry has unveiled its new logo. “The new CTEF logo represents an evolution in the mission of the CTEF and in the maturity of the tile installation certification programs that CTEF sponsors,” says Scott Carothers, director of certification and […]

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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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Certified Tile Installer Hands-On Testing Scheduled for TISE 2017

The Ceramic Tile Education Foundation (CTEF) will be conducting Certified Tile Installer (CTI) hands-on testing on Wednesday, January 18th and Thursday, January 19th, 2017 during The International Surfaces Event (TISE) in Las Vegas, NV. Those who pass the hands-on and the written tests earn the CTI designation. What is the CTI Program? The CTI designation identifies the professional installer who has […]

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Ceramic Tile Education Foundation Launches New Website

The Ceramic Tile Education Foundation (CTEF) has launched a new website to better communicate the value of ceramic tile education and certified tile installation to homeowners, architects, design specifiers, dealers, distributors and tile installation contractors. Visitors to www.ceramictilefoundation.org, CTEF’s new website URL, will discover many features that enhance their user experience and make finding and learning about Certified Tile Installers […]

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NTCA and CTEF Educate, Certify Tile Contractors at R|D|J Show

  The National Tile Contractors Association (NTCA) had a massively successful outing at Remodeling Show | DeckExpo | JLC LIVE (R|D|J) 2016 in Baltimore, MD on October 6-7, 2016. This annual show is a trade-only residential construction event for remodelers, deck builders, and other industry professionals. It features not only an educational conference for both business and job site training, […]

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