Anthony Palandro's Curriculum Vitae

Anthony Palandro Flooring, Inc.
60 Barren Rd
Newtown Square
19073
Phone: (610)  874-3101
Fax: (610)  353-3341
Career History
Anthony Palandro has been in the floor covering industry since 1972. He works as an installer, inspector, consultant and expert witness. Since 1998, Anthony has been working as an installation instructor for flooring distributors, manufacturers, and major industry associations and is a Senior Certifier for CFI, Certified Floor Installers. He has consulted on installation issues for several major flooring manufacturers, including Pergo, Kahrs, Expanko Cork, and Capri Cork. Anthony knows the importance of continuing education and, therefore, regularly attends industry events and seminars
Certifications
Additional Certifications
NWFA National Wood Flooring Association
Wood Flooring Inspector License # 205605
Wood Flooring Installer License # 420908

FCITS Flooring Consultants & Inspection training Services, Inc.
Carpet inspector License # 1403
Hard Surface Inspector License # 1403

IICRC Institute of Inspection, Cleaning, and Restoration
Sub floor, Substrate Inspections # 116581
Senior Practicing Carpet Inspector
Carpet Cleaning Technician

ICRI International Concrete Repair Institute
Slab Moisture Testing Technician Certification – Grade I

CFI International Certified Floor Covering Installers Association
R1-11 C1-11, Carpet installer # 01846
Laminate, Installer

ITS Inspector Training Services for Floor Coverings
Advanced Hardwood
Certified Hardwood Flooring Inspector

AFS Advanced Flooring Services
Commercial Carpet Inspector

Armstrong Certified installer:
Hardwood, Laminate, Residential Flooring, Commercial Flooring




Formal Education
Associates in Business Administration, Delaware County Community College.
Industry Training Seminars
NWFA Factory Finish Wood Flooring Installation

NWFA Advanced Wood Flooring Installation

Bona Kemi Sand and Finish School

ITS Advanced Hardwood Course

Pergo Inspector Training
Endorsed Installer
Master Installer

L & N Hardwood Flooring Inspector Training

Ardex System One

Festo Solutions seminar

NWFA Inspectors symposium 2008
Convention: 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009

Mohawk Finishing Products

Wood Touch-up & Repair
Industry Association Memberships
National Wood Flooring Association
Certified Floor Installers
World Floor Covering Association
Commercial Sites Inspected
Cities Inspected