Fastener Training Week scheduled for 29 November- 3 December

The Fastener Training Institute has announced its next Fastener Training Week in-person training class is scheduled for 29 November- 3 December in Los Angeles. This training program is offered in partnership with the Industrial Fasteners Institute and is directed towards fastener distributors, manufacturers and end users.

Fastener Training Week, hosted by the Pacific-West Fastener Association, offers five days of education and plant tours as part of the acclaimed FTI Certified Fastener Specialist™ (CFS) advanced technical training program. After completing the training and passing a final exam, attendees are eligible for the Certified Fastener Specialist™ (CFS) designation.

Fastener Training Week will cover 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.

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.

Class registration and more information is available at, with early-bird fees available until November 1. In addition, a $500 discount is available for Pac-West, NFDA, IFI, MWFA, NCFA and SFA members. Grants to attend the training are being offered by the Industrial Fasteners Institute.

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