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Learning is a continuous process, especially with rapidly changing technology and evolving business standards.

To remain a successful business, focusing on a strategy that includes professional development is more important than ever. AWCI is here to provide an exceptional learning experience.

EIFS National Certification

Get Certified

AWCI’s EIFS education and certificate program offers you the opportunity to learn about the proper installation and inspection of EIFS according to industry standards and earn a national certificate.

Renew Certification

Certificates awarded by AWCI are valid for a limited time. Individuals must renew their credential prior to its expiration date.

EIFSmart Contractor Seal

EIFS contractors whose employees hold certification through the program may be eligible for the EIFSmart Contractor seal; a recognition awarded to companies that are committed to quality workmanship in EIFS installations.

More Learning Programs

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Project Manager Development

The best of class Project Managers have the same commitment to their projects as owners do to their companies.

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Emerging Leaders

AWCI’s Emerging Leaders Program seeks to actively engage contractors, suppliers and manufacturers in the wall and ceiling industry.

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AWCI has created its Online Learning Series—live and on-demand professional development that fits into your already-packed schedule.

Education Opportunities At Our Annual Events

Convention Seminars

Build 24: AWCI’s Convention + Expo is the largest trade show specifically catering to the wall and ceiling industry showcasing the latest and greatest products, services and solutions to help your company thrive.

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Industry Leaders Conference Seminars

Take some time out of your busy schedule to significantly impact your business by attending AWCI’s 2024 Industry Leaders Conference in Hollywood, CA. The education sessions are a must for all senior level industry professionals.