2023 Event Calendar

See below for all of our events – and check back as we add more!

When you attend one of our events, we’re happy to provide you with a list of nearby preferred hotels so you don’t have to spend your time researching it.

Start With Your Certification

CSIA National Training Academy (CNTA)

Certified Chimney Sweep®

Hosted at the Plainfield Main Campus in Plainfield, IN

Get certified through the only hands-on training of its kind. Classroom, lab, and hands-on instruction over six days from the nation’s best instructors.

CCS Review and Exam (1 Day)

In-Person review to prepare for the certification exam to earn or renew the credential.

3-Day C-Det Workshop

Certified Dryer Exhaust Technician® (C-DET)

3-Day C-DET Workshop

Learn how to diagnose, reroute, clean and rebuild a dryer vent system.

C-DET Review and Exams

In-Person review to prepare for the certification exam to earn or renew the credential.

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Advance Your Education

More Classes

Masonry School

This 5-day course will take the student from the basics of brick and mortar through advanced skills with extensive hands-on instruction from expert instructors.

CSIA Hands-On Relining Course

This seminar will teach attendees the why, when, and how of stainless steel relining.

Factory-Built Changeout

Factory-built fireplaces have a life span, and across the country many are reaching the end of the road. In this class we will be discussing selling and pricing, removing the old unit and replacing it. As part of the class we will get hands-on practice removing and replacing a unit along with learning the carpentry skills required.

    NFI Classes

    NFI Wood Training & Exam and CSIA Wood Hands-On Training

    This 3-day class is a partnership between CSIA & NFI and covers both solid-fuel factory-built fireplaces and all types of wood stoves, including freestanding, inserts, and manufactured high-efficiency fireplaces. We’ll discuss installation and planning, solid-fuel appliance regulations and instructions, appliances, venting and ventilation, and troubleshooting.

    CSIA Hands-On Gas Class

    This 3-day course covers troubleshooting and the knowledge necessary to be successful in servicing gas appliances.

    NFI Gas Training & Exam

    We will walk through topics like regulations and instructions, fuel characteristics and delivery, appliance requirements, venting, ventilation, and troubleshooting. Various venting methods and all major gas hearth appliances will be covered including fireplaces, gas log sets, inserts, and freestanding stoves.

    NFI/CSIA Pellet Training

    NFI/CSIA Pellet Training August 3 2023

    Classes Coming Soon

    4 Day Workshops

    24 CEUs. 3 Great Classes. 1 Location. Check out each event to see course offerings. Attend 1, 2, or all 3 classes. 

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    Chimney Documentation to Reduce Liability and Increase Profits

    Learn proper chimney inspection techniques and reporting skills to reduce your liability and increase your bottom line.

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    Chimney Science

    A home functions as a system of integrated parts. Learn the science of making a home’s chimney and venting systems function successfully.

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    Ropes Course

    Learn how to safely set up fall protection systems before you leave the ground and how to safely access roofs of any pitch.

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