This is the Institute For Renovation Contractors Certified Siding Master FC (Fiber Cement) course. This course covers theory, best practices, and authoritative manufacturer’s recommendations for re-siding a residential structure to established building code requirements in the southern portion of the United States.
The IFRC Siding Master FC course covers a wide variety of topics including product application, tools and techniques, safety, and ethical scenarios important to long term success as a siding contractor.
This course material, quizzes, and final test together comprise one-third of the requirement towards achieving the IFRC “Certified Siding Master FC” designation. The IFRC siding certification also requires a verifiable minimum job-site experience requirement as well as successfully passing the 2-day hands-on skills assessment test.
Who is this course for?
This course is for siding professionals. It is assumed that you have worked in the industry, applying siding to residential and/or commercial buildings for a minimum of 2 years.
Reference materials for the IFRC Siding Master FC course include OSHA Jobsite Safety Guidelines, Manufacturer’s Manuals and Best Practices for Power Tools, Fiber Cement Siding, Fasteners, Paint, and Caulk sealants, Flashing, Building Wrap, as well as Window and Roofing best practices for residential siding and re-siding projects.