Certified Vinyl Siding Installer Program

Join a community of professional vinyl siding installers dedicated to driving the very best results for their customers. As a certified installer, you get access to exclusive tools and resources, as well joining our database used by customers to select experienced installers. Get move jobs, drive trust with your customers, and achieve the highest quality standards on every job.

Get Certified Online Or In-Person

For skilled vinyl siding installers, becoming a VSI Certified Installer is easy. Get started by taking a class taught by a VSI Certified Trainer — online or in-person (by request only). Next, pass an exam that tests your knowledge about vinyl siding installation and industry recognized installation standards according to ASTM D4756.

Join A Class

Find a class with a certified instructor, online or in-person, and prepare for your test.

Find A Class

Are You Ready To Take The Test?

Do you already have what it takes? Click the link below to take the certified installer test.

Certify Online

Your certification through the VSI Certified Installer Program is valid for five years.
After initial certification, you must apply for recertification every five years to ensure you're up-to-date on the latest vinyl siding application techniques.

In an effort to continue supporting our industry and minimize the spread of COVID-19 across our communities, VSI is now offering Certified Installer classes online at discounted rates. Please see available courses and dates by clicking the link above. Need to reschedule? Please reach out to your instructor directly.

The Benefits Of Certification

So you’ve proven your expertise and dedication to doing great work on the job. Why become a certified installer? As a “VSI Certified Installer” title and logo on your resume and business materials to help you start winning more work. And the advantages don’t stop there.

Bronze – 3 years

As an experienced installer, you can use your title, certification level and the VSI logo in your resume to increase your earning potential.

Silver – 5 years

Silver certified installers are proven experts with increased earning potential. Get access to VSI education to help you demonstrate your leadership and management skills to employers.

Gold – 5 years

As a gold certified installer, you are a leader that new installers look up to. Start training as a certified installer trainer to learn how to pass your skills on to your crew.

Platinum – 5 years

With the experience you’ve gained, you’re ready to start training as a VSI Master Trainer and use your knowledge and VSI resources to build your foundation for financial independence.

Platinum Plus – 5 years plus

You’re a master of vinyl siding installation, and you have the ability to leverage VSI continuing education, business resources and networking events to grow your potential in industry even further.

Do You Qualify for the VSI Certified Installer Program?

To become a VSI Certified Installer, you must have at least two years of installation experience. If you have less than two years of experience, you may still participate in the program, but you will not receive your certification until you obtain the required experience. Not qualified yet? Join our installer trainee program

Questions? Contact the Program Administrator at or 877-627-8997 for any questions on the VSI Certified Installer Program.


Vinyl Siding Installation Manual

This manual sets forth the basic guidelines for vinyl siding installation. (Spanish version also available)

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