The Stairbuilders and Manufacturers Association’s (SMA) Stair Academy will present Stair Balustrade, an instructional class focused on teaching post-to-post and over-the-post handrail theory, skills, and basic installation practices. The fixtures, materials, and instructional workbook required for hands-on balustrade installation training are provided to each student.
- 3-Day, Hands-On Course
- Balustrade Theory with Calculations and Layouts
- Newel, Baluster, and Handrail Placement
- Over-the-Post and Post-to-Post Techniques
- Cable, Iron, and Wood In-Fill Styles
- Radius Level Balustrade Layouts
The event will be hosted March 7-9, 2022, at NWFA’s training facility in Chesterfield, Missouri. Visit https://stairways.org/sma-stair-academy/ to learn more or to register.