Fastener Training Institute®


The Fastener Training Institute® provides beginning and advanced training on fastener products, standards and specifications.

Our core purpose is to enhance fastener use, reliability and safety. By providing fastener product and technical training at all levels the Fastener Training Institute® can achieve its goal of strengthening the industry and its personnel in all segments.

Instructor Carmen Vertullo previews FTI classes offered in April!

New Location for Fastener Training Week


For the first time, this advanced technical training will be presented in the Northwest.
Spokane, Washington will be the next location for Fastener Training Week, April 28-May 2, 2014.
Click Here for more information and to register for this advanced fastener training program.

What’s on the training calendar for May?

Aerospace Fastener Technology

Coming soon: a revised aerospace fastener course, September 16-18, 2014. Check back for details in the coming weeks!

New for 2014!

Fastener Training Week will be offered four times!

FTI continues its partnership with the Industrial Fasteners Institute to offer this acclaimed training program four times in 2014 adding Spokane WA as the newest location.

The Certified Fastener Specialist program has over 340 graduates. This is the place for fastener training!
Click Here to see an overview of the CFS Week course content.

The current schedule for Fastener Training Week 2014:

Click on any of the above dates for more information and to register online.

Product Training Program

FTI’s three-part Product Training Program consists of three different classes, each offered once a month starting every year in January. Again in 2014, we will present the three-part program a second time starting in June. These classes are a great way to introduce new employees to the fundamental fastener information they’ll need to be a productive member of your workforce. Click on the “Schedule of Courses” for more information about the content of each class and to register online.

Basic Fastener Handbook

After many years out of print, our Basic Fastener Handbook once again is available. The 24-page guide is fully illustrated and includes an abundance of key information. The Basic Fastener Handbook sells for $19, plus a $3 shipping and handling fee. Quantity discounts are available. Please click on the ‘Products’ tab above to access order forms and to order online or call FTI at 877-606-5232.

Fastener Training Institute®

The Fastener Training Institute’s® core purpose is to enhance fastener use, reliability and safety.

Click here for a printable 2014 calendar.

Click here for the current list of courses offered along with a brief description.

Click here for information about basic fastener training.