The Finishing Trades Institute (FTI) is the innovative and unique worker training program of the union floor covering industry, a unique and progressive partnership of the International Union of Painters and Allied Trades (I.U.P.A.T.) and its partnering contractors throughout North America.


FTI is committed to helping meet the demands of floor covering contractors for a productive, skilled workforce by providing unsurpassed training and education opportunities.


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Our partnerships are your assurance that your project is done right.


Finishing Trades Institute (FTI) FLOORCOVERING brings together the floor covering industry's finest and most committed professionals in a partnership of both contractors and craftworkers to offer project owners and customers the ASSURANCES of properly and professionally-installed floor covering products - EVERY TIME!


By working together, FTI FLOORCOVERING ensures our membership is dedicated to providing all of our customers with the FINEST QUALITY and HIGHEST LEVEL OF SERVICE ...


... because FTI FLOORCOVERING constantly and consistently works to heighten our own superior industry standards through:


What We Do

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Working Together
Gives Us the Edge

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We Let Our Customers Speak for Us

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