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Installer Trainee Program

Get the knowledge and tools to join the installation workforce today.

The first step to starting your new career is getting the proper training. As the leading trade association for the vinyl siding and other polymeric products industry, our Installer Trainee Program is a proven and trusted source for the best practices, tips and knowledge for building success.

How To Become A Trainee

It’s simple! Sign up for our online course and train on your own schedule, or sign up for an online webinar with a certified instructor to start your training. Upon completion of the certification, graduates will walk away with a strong understanding of basic vinyl siding installation, will have access to the many tools and resources that the program offers, access to the VSI Installation Manual as well as installation videos and lastly, a Vinyl Siding Certified Installer Trainee Certificate – good for up to 2 years!

Take An Online Course At Your Own Pace

Our online E-learning module makes it easy to start your training at a pace that matches your schedule.

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Attend A Webinar With An Instructor

Attend our certified trainee webinars and learn with one of our certified installation instructors. Check below for a list of upcoming courses.

Basics of Vinyl Siding Installation & Tools of the Trade IRE Las Vegas – In Person Education Event - Siding Pavilion
August 10th, 2021 12:15 PM - 1:15 PM EDT
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Basics of Vinyl Siding Installation & Tools of the Trade Featuring OSI/Henkel – Sealant Application Best Practices w/Virtual Plant Tour
August 19th, 2021 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM EDT
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Basics of Vinyl Siding Installation & Tools of the Trade Featuring GuildQuality - How to Use Social Media to Thrive in Reputation Economy
September 23rd, 2021 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM EDT
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Basics of Vinyl Siding Installation & Tools of the Trade Featuring Maze Nails – Fasteners of the Trade
October 21st, 2021 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM EDT
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Basics of Vinyl Siding Installation & Tools of the Trade Featuring Kingspan Insulation – WRB Installation Basics w/Virtual Plant Tour
November 18th, 2021 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM EST
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Basics of Vinyl Siding Installation & Tools of the Trade Featuring Malco Tools - Installation Hand Tools of the Trade and Video
December 16th, 2021 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM EST
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Already have a job in vinyl siding? Installers with two or more years of experience may qualify to become a certified vinyl siding installer. Learn more about our certified installer program.

Literature

Vinyl Siding Installation Manual

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

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