For more than thirty years, the Chimney Safety Institute of America (CSIA) has worked to prevent chimney fires, dryer fires, and other home heating disasters by advancing public awareness and providing expert-led education and training to industry professionals.
National Chimney Sweep Training School (NCSTS)™
Our flagship program, CSIA's National Chimney Sweep Training School teaches sweeping and inspection of different chimney systems, operation of the necessary equipment, health and safety considerations and much more. Over the course of a full week, we provide expert instruction in the codes, clearances, standards and practices of the chimney service trade. Completing the program qualifies students to take the CSIA Certified Chimney Sweep® exam and become CSIA certified.