Ongoing education is critically important for any professional, regardless of which industry they belong to. Like many aspects of industry, building science is constantly evolving and improving as best practices advance. It is important for contractors to grow with this advancement. Below is a list of educational programs that Hatch Homes has enrolled in and/or attended through the years.
Builders License Training Institute
Completed training through the BLTI for contractor licensing, building science & industry best practices for the states of North Carolina and South Carolina. This program spends time covering all necessary legality requirements of the contracting industry as well as state of the art building sciences for both residential and commercial construction.
James Hardie Siding – Side Master Installation Program
The Side Master Installation Program is James Hardie Building Products’ most advanced installation program & certification course. As of today, Hatch Homes is the only contractor in both North Carolina and South Carolina to have attended this training course. Additionally, Hatch Homes ownership previously worked for the manufacturer of Hardieplank fiber cement siding as a installation instructor. Not only are we the only contractor in the Carolinas to attend the program, we are certainly the only contractor in the region to teach the course.
Certified Contractors Network – Technology for Contractors Conference
Attended the 2017 ‘Technology for Contractors’ conference sponsored by Certified Contractors Network. The seminar focused around incorporating technology with the goal of improving the overall customer experience within the home improvement industry.
Vinyl Siding Institute Training Program
Hatch Homes is a certified vinyl siding installation expert through the Vinyl Siding Institute (VSI). The VSI is the trade organization comprised of the country’s largest vinyl siding manufacturers who oversee the approval of quality exterior remodeling contractors who specialize in siding replacement.