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Get Trained at a FORTIFIED Course

WITH OVER 20 YEARS OF RESEARCH TO SUPPORT ITS VARIED TRAININGS, THE DEMAND FOR FORTIFIED TRAINING HAS NEVER BEEN GREATER.

The FORTIFIED program provides the strongest and most critical building standards for high-risk areas in plains and coastal states.

There are three types of training for specific audiences available for the FORTIFIED training program that have different requirements:

Each participant for all training classes will receive:

  • FORTIFIED Home™ Advanced Training
  • FORTIFIED Wise™ Class Materials
  • FORTIFIED Wise™ Exam
  • FORTIFIED Home™ Provider Directory Listing
  • FORTIFIED Home™ Website Credentials
  • FORTIFIED Wise™ Marketing Resources

Class Schedule

January 29th – FORTIFIED Wise™ Hurricane Training

This one day workshop will thoroughly train you on how to demonstrate a solid understanding of FORTIFIED building principles, construction practices, and verification requirements. Additionally, the workshop will facilitate advanced knowledge of the FORTIFIED Home™ building program and trends affecting coastal states, great plains and the industry at large.

  • Del Mar College
    3209 S. Staples
    Corpus Christi, Texas 78404
  • Fee:
    $275 (Associates)
    $375 (Professionals)

Registration Deadline: January 22

January 29th – FORTIFIED Wise™ Roofer Training

The FORTIFIED Wise Roofer demonstrates a solid understanding of the critical aspects of installation and documentation for roofing a new or existing home to meet FORTIFIED Home™ standards. This course is ideal for experienced roofers looking to expand their business and marketing opportunities.

  • Location:
    Hilton Garden Inn Jacksonville
    1016 Jacksonville Parkway
    Jacksonville, NC 28546

  • Fee:
    Free for roofing contractors taking the exam to be certified. There is a $75.00 fee for those who choose to audit the class with online registration.

Registration Deadline: January 22

Cancelation Policy and Fee

In order to register to attend a FORTIFIED Wise – Roofer class, all attendees are required to provide a completed credit card form to hold a seat. Credit cards will only be charged in the event that registered attendees do not attend and/or complete the class. Class attendance and participation is verified by proctor/instructor using a sign-in sheet completed during the class. The cancellation/no show fee is $75.00. Attendees who complete the entire class will not be charged. 

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January 30th – FORTIFIED Wise™ Roofer Training

The FORTIFIED Wise Roofer demonstrates a solid understanding of the critical aspects of installation and documentation for roofing a new or existing home to meet FORTIFIED Home™ standards. This course is ideal for experienced roofers looking to expand their business and marketing opportunities.

  • Location:
    Hampton Inn Wilmington University Area/Smith Creek Station Hotel
    124 Old Eastwood Road
    Wilmington, NC 28403

  • Fee:
    Free for roofing contractors taking the exam to be certified. There is a $75.00 fee for those who choose to audit the class with online registration.

Registration Deadline: January 23

Cancelation Policy and Fee

In order to register to attend a FORTIFIED Wise – Roofer class, all attendees are required to provide a completed credit card form to hold a seat. Credit cards will only be charged in the event that registered attendees do not attend and/or complete the class. Class attendance and participation is verified by proctor/instructor using a sign-in sheet completed during the class. The cancellation/no show fee is $75.00. Attendees who complete the entire class will not be charged. 

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February 12th – FORTIFIED Wise™ Hurricane Training

This one day workshop will thoroughly train you on how to demonstrate a solid understanding of FORTIFIED building principles, construction practices, and verification requirements. Additionally, the workshop will facilitate advanced knowledge of the FORTIFIED Home™ building program and trends affecting coastal states, great plains and the industry at large.

  • 213 Conference Room (meeting room on the 2nd floor)
    Harris County Engineering Division
    10555 Northwest Fwy
    Houston, TX 77092
  • Fee:
    $275 (Associates)
    $375 (Professionals)

Registration Deadline: February 5

February 13 & 14 – FORTIFIED Evaluator Training

The FORTIFIED Home Evaluator Program provides training and certification to ensure the FORTIFIED designation is consistent and technically accurate throughout the country. FORTIFIED Home Evaluators are certified after completing a comprehensive training course, passing a final exam, and meeting rigorous professional requirements. FORTIFIED Evaluators are then qualified to help assess the condition of single-family, detached dwellings.
  • 213 Conference Room (meeting room on the 2nd floor)
    Harris County Engineering Division
    10555 Northwest Fwy
    Houston, TX 77092
  • Fee:
    $750 (Evaluators)
    $550 (Non-Evaluators)

Registration Deadline: February 6

February 19th – FORTIFIED Wise™ Roofer Training

The FORTIFIED Wise Roofer demonstrates a solid understanding of the critical aspects of installation and documentation for roofing a new or existing home to meet FORTIFIED Home™ standards. This course is ideal for experienced roofers looking to expand their business and marketing opportunities.

  • Location:
    Hampton Inn Sneads Ferry-North Topsail Beach
    1248 NC Hwy 210
    Sneads Ferry, NC 28460

  • Fee:
    Free for roofing contractors taking the exam to be certified. There is a $75.00 fee for those who choose to audit the class with online registration.

Registration Deadline: February 12

Cancelation Policy and Fee

In order to register to attend a FORTIFIED Wise – Roofer class, all attendees are required to provide a completed credit card form to hold a seat. Credit cards will only be charged in the event that registered attendees do not attend and/or complete the class. Class attendance and participation is verified by proctor/instructor using a sign-in sheet completed during the class. The cancellation/no show fee is $75.00. Attendees who complete the entire class will not be charged. 

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February 20th – FORTIFIED Wise™ Roofer Training

The FORTIFIED Wise Roofer demonstrates a solid understanding of the critical aspects of installation and documentation for roofing a new or existing home to meet FORTIFIED Home™ standards. This course is ideal for experienced roofers looking to expand their business and marketing opportunities.

  • Location:
    University of Mount Olive
    2912 Trent Road
    New Bern, NC 28562

  • Fee:
    Free for roofing contractors taking the exam to be certified. There is a $75.00 fee for those who choose to audit the class with online registration.

Registration Deadline: February 13

Cancelation Policy and Fee

In order to register to attend a FORTIFIED Wise – Roofer class, all attendees are required to provide a completed credit card form to hold a seat. Credit cards will only be charged in the event that registered attendees do not attend and/or complete the class. Class attendance and participation is verified by proctor/instructor using a sign-in sheet completed during the class. The cancellation/no show fee is $75.00. Attendees who complete the entire class will not be charged. 

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