This advanced technical training program is offered in partnership with the Industrial Fasteners Institute (IFI) and is for fastener distributors, manufacturers, and end users.
Fastener Training Week, hosted by the Pacific-West Fastener Association, offers five intensive days of education and plant tours as part of the acclaimed FTI Certified Fastener Specialist (CFS) advanced technical training program.
After completing this industry training in a small group environment and passing a final exam, attendees are eligible for the Certified Fastener Specialist (CFS) designation.
The training will cover timely topics such as manufacturing processes, consensus standards and quality control taught by leading industry experts Laurence Claus, NNi Training and Consulting, and John Medcalf, Peak Innovations Engineering. Participants will also tour manufacturing, secondary processes and testing facilities.
The advanced technical program is a fit for professionals active in fastener sales, purchasing, manufacturing, or quality assurance.
Registration includes three full days and two half days of training, educational materials, continental breakfast and lunch, transportation for plant tours, certification, of completion and eligibility for the CFS designation. Early bird fees are available until November 1st. In addition, a $500 discount is available for Pac-West, NFDA, IFI, MWFA, NCFA and SFA members. Grants are also being offered by the IFI.