As the most comprehensive, single educational program in the industry, the Certified Window Treatment Consultant Program requires a minimum of six weeks self-study in preparation for the examination, so don't miss out by being too late. When you register for the program, you are immediately sent the study materials—so don't wait until the last minute.
Listed below are the upcoming testing locations and dates. The cost of the program is $245 for non-members and $185 for members. Contact Mark Nortman at the WCAA office ( 298-9222) to register or for more information.
• October 14, 2000, Providence, RI
• February 2, 2001, Las Vegas, NV
• March 16, 2001, New Orleans, LA
• April 14, 2001, Portsmouth, NH
• May 18, 2001, Wilmington, DE
• June 23, 2001, Austin, TX
DRAPERY YARDAGE FINDER AVAILABLE
WCAA announces the addition of The Drapery Yardage Finder[TM] to the list of educational and sales aids available to the membership. Call WCAA at (888) 298-WCAA(9222) for ordering information.
PROVIDENCE BUS TOUR
You've watched it on TV, now see the real thing! Join the Northeast Chapter of the WCAA on Saturday, October 14, 2000, for a grand tour of Providence, RI, host of this year's Boston Curtain & Drapery Show.
Climb aboard for this fabulous tour of historic Providence. Expertly narrated by well-informed guides, a comfortable coach will take you through this Renaissance city, past the magnificent Rhode Island State House, Brown University, the Rhode Island School of Design and WaterPlace Park. Part of the tour will include a sunset stroll down Benefit Street's "Mile of History" to view America's most impressive concentration of colonial homes (weather permitting).
For additional information or to register, please contact Mark Nortman at the WCAA national office.
WEB SITE RECOGNITION AWARD
The WCAA is proud to announce the creation of a new Web site recognition award to be presented to our members for having both used the WCAA logo on their site and creating a site promoting the window coverings industry.
This award is available only to WCAA members and will be displayed on their home pages.