FCLC Holds Strategic Planning Meeting and Funds Research Project on the Scope of the Installation Crisis

The Floor Covering Leadership Council (FCLC) held its annual fall meeting on August 16, 2017 in Orlando, Florida, in conjunction with the Second Annual Installation Summit. The primary focus of the FCLC meeting was to hold a facilitated strategic planning session designed to prioritize objectives and confirm a plan of action for the coming year. […]

Floor Covering Leadership Council (FCLC) Announces Second Installation Summit

Movers and Shakers Across Flooring Industry to Reconvene and Evaluate Progress, Next Steps to Resolve Installation Crisis July 18, 2017 – Robert Blochinger, President, National Institute of Certified Floorcovering Inspectors, and Chairman of the Floor Covering Leadership Council, announced today that leaders from across the flooring industry will convene at the second Installation Summit next […]

FCLC Holds First Meeting of the Year; Identifies Installation as Top Priority

The Floor Covering Leadership Council (FCLC) conducted its first meeting of 2017 on January 19th in Las Vegas, Nevada, during The International Surfacing Event. The organization begins its third year as an industry-wide working group established to identify issues and develop solutions that lead to the success of the floor covering industry and its professionals. […]

CALL TO ACTION: All Industry Installation Summit Committee to Reconvene at Surfaces

Make Sure Your Voice Is Heard – Join Industry Leaders to Help Pave Path to Resolve Installation Crisis January 6, 2017 – Dalton, GA – Today Tom Jennings, Vice President, Professional Development, WFCA, and Task Force Committee Chair, announced the All Industry Installation Summit’s Task Force will hold their next meeting on location at TISE […]

FCICA and NAFCT sign Partnership Agreement

August 9, 2016 – West Bloomfield, MI – FCICA, the Flooring Contractors Association, and NAFCT, the National Academy of Floor Covering Training have signed a Memorandum of Understanding between the two organizations. In this understanding, the two organizations will cooperate and coordinate efforts between them.  This includes ensuring that members of each group are aware […]

NAFCT EXCLUSIVE CFI TRAINING PROVIDER

Certified Floor Covering (CFI) Inspection training through NAFCT Nationwide NAFCT will be the sole provider of CFI – Certified Floorcovering Installers inspection training nationwide including certifications and prerequisites. The various floor-covering inspector courses are designed for the dealer, company inspector, installation manager, sales associates, distributors and others associated directly with floor covering installation. CFI Inspection courses, certifications […]

FloorTek Expo

OCTOBER 18-20, 2016 DALTON! CONVENTION CENTER Exclusively for the flooring industry, FloorTek is the heart of innovation and technology showcasing machinery, equipment, suppliers and services. Register to exhibit or attend and see what the latest is in flooring production! Learn from experts on the critical issues facing our industry. CONFERENCE DATES October 17-19, 2016 Topics […]

World Floor Covering Association Teams with North American Association of Floor Covering Distributors

Alliance to Focus On Increasing Participation in WFCA Training Offerings by Leveraging NAFCD Distributor’s Local Relationships with Retailers May 23, 2016 – Dalton, GA – Today Scott Humphrey, Chief Executive Officer of WFCA, and Kevin Gammonley, NAFCD Executive Vice President, announced a new partnership arrangement between the two industry associations. The first initiative planned by […]

Floor Covering Leadership Council Paving Path to a Collaborative Industry Training Portal, Streamlined Communications and How to Best Tackle the Issue of Installation Industry-wide

June 4, 2015 – The Floor Covering Leadership Council (FCLC) recently conducted their first meeting of 2015. The Council was formed in 2014 by 12 flooring-focused associations to identify the most important issues affecting the industry and develop solutions for the benefit of floor covering businesses and professionals. Leaders from ten associations participated in the […]