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.


Please visit the Finishing Trades Institute by clicking here.

To find a company that can put an FTI FloorCovering
installer to work for you on your next job,


contact the FTI FloorCovering network at or 1-866-691-8958,


or, search for an FTI FloorCovering contractor near you: