Nydree Flooring is proud to present NWFA continuing education courses registered with organizations that provide continuing education credits to professional architects and designers. The courses are registered with the following organizations:
The American Institute of Architects
The Interior Design Continuing Education Council
American Society of Interior Designers
Interior Designers of Canada
International Interior Design Association
Members of these organizations must earn continuing education credits in order to maintain licenses. Visit HERE or call (800) 682-5698 to schedule your next CEU course for yourself or for your office with a Nydree representative.
The following courses are available to be taught:
HOW CUT AFFECTS APPEARANCES OF WOOD LONG TERM — Recognize how lumber is dried and the process differs depending on saw cut.
FROM THE FOREST TO THE FLOOR — Learn how forests are managed and harvested to promote sustainable growth.
ENGINEERED WOOD FLOORING — Identify the constructions of engineered wood flooring and how it differs from solid wood flooring.
CORK, BAMBOO, AND HARDWOOD AS A FLOORING MATERIAL — Learn how the use of these flooring materials improve indoor air quality and describe the routine for long-term care maintenance.
BEAUTY, MORE THAN SKIN DEEP MAINTENANCE FOR FLOORS — Explain routine, seasonal and long-term maintenance of wood floors.
BACK TO BASICS: WOOD FLOORING 101 — Recognize how hardwood floors react to moisture and learn the types of hardwood floors.
WOOD FLOORING TRENDS: WIDE & LONG PLANKS — Understand the differences among strip, plank, and parquet. Learn to identify the availability and limitations of each trend along with its limitations and performance.
WOOD FLOORING SPECIES — Understand the properties of wood that affect its appearance and its long-term performance as a flooring material. Learn to recognize the characteristics of wood as organic material.
WOOD FLOORING IN COMMERCIAL SPACES — Learn the physical properties and characteristics of hardwood and softwood. Recognize the variable that should be considered when the wood flooring is being used in commercial space.
ORNAMENTAL FLOORING — An overview of decorative flooring & the many options available when designing a floor. It will show historic and contemporary designs & actual samples.
SUSTAINABILITY OF WOOD — Understand the green attributes of hardwood flooring so that you can effectively specify wood flooring for your client projects, and meet potential green building program criteria.
SPECIFYING COMMERCIAL WOOD FLOORS — Understand the variables when specifying commercial wood floors for your client’s project.
DESIGNING WITH WOOD FLOORS — Learn the use of wood flooring as an element of design & become familiar with wood floors as a design material to properly specify the product that will perform best in your projects.
SPECIFYING THE RIGHT WOOD FLOORS FOR THE JOB — Teaches you how to specify the right wood flooring for a successful installation. And become familiar with wood and its use as a flooring material.
WOOD FLOORING GRADES — This course assists you in understanding how wood flooring is graded in an effort to properly specify the product for your client projects.
WOOD FLOORING IN COMMERCIAL SPACES — Understand the physical properties and characteristics of wood and the variables when specifying it as flooring for your commercial projects.