Sand & Finish School

Be The Best You Can Be.

American Sanders Sand & Finish Schools provide thorough hands-on training courses designed to enhance your current skill set as a wood floor craftsman. Whether you are an experienced contractor or just getting started as a sand and finish craftsman, the American Sanders training classes can help you become the best that you can be.

Just some of what you will learn:

    • Sanding patterns and techniques that make flatter floors
    • How to clock the buffer to eliminate scratch marks
    • Double style edging technique to achieve smoother edges
    • How to create ceruse and wire-brush finish effects

Check out this video from the June 2019 Rubio Monocoat and American Sanders class!

2021 Dates:

February 23, 2021 American Sanders Edger School, Charlotte, NC
A one day school at the American Sanders training facility. This class will cover all aspects of edging techniques and different edging scenarios, plus you will learn how to properly set up and maintain your edger for the best performance. SOLD OUT

 

May 11-13, 2021 American Sanders Advanced Contractor Sand & Finish School, Charlotte, NC.  Three day advanced curriculum focusing on techniques that will help take your flooring business to the next level.  SOLD OUT

 

September 14-16, 2021 American Sanders Advanced Contractor Sand & Finish School, Charlotte, NC.  Three day advanced curriculum focusing on techniques that will help take your flooring business to the next level.  Fill out the application here.

 

October 12-13, 2021  American Sanders Sand & Finish School, Clarksville, TN
Two day school on all aspects of sanding, finishing, and exceeding customer expectations. This school is hosted by Middle Tennessee Lumber. Register here

 

October  26, 2021 American Sanders Edger School, Charlotte, NC
A one day school at the American Sanders training facility. This class will cover all aspects of edging techniques and different edging scenarios, plus you will learn how to properly set up and maintain your edger for the best performance. Register here

 

 

2021 Rubio Monocoat Sand & Finish schools will be released at a later date. Please check back early 2021 for a new schedule.

 

 

 

The American Sanders Training Program is led by Daniel Boone. A second-generation wood floor contractor, Daniel has over 45 years of experience in the wood floor industry. As the former Technical Director at the National Wood Flooring Association (NWFA), Daniel created a national curriculum for the wood flooring education program and trained over 10,000 students.

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