Installer Training Programs

Due to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) Pandemic, installation training classes have been canceled through October.  More classes may be postponed or canceled depending on circumstances.  For more information contact MSTraining@cornerstone-bb.com or call 877.585.9969.

Metl-Span offers one of the most in-depth installer training programs in our industry. This program is dedicated to helping installers understand how the long-term performance of the insulated metal panel system can be affected by the installer’s attention to detail. Metl-Span is committed to educating erectors in the proper use, methods and procedures for insulated metal wall and roof panel installation. This training will be beneficial to installers interested in quality workmanship and expanding their skill base or as required by specification.

There are two levels of classes offered. 

Trained Installer:  The “IMP Trained” class will be a one-day interactive seminar using a multimedia format along with small scale mock-up showing the various standard details.  Each participant in the class will receive a Certificate of Completion for the Introduction to IMP Installation Training.

The trained installer class covers handling, unloading, storage, preparation, required tools, and sequence of installation.  The focus is on keys to successful installation and continuity of thermal, moisture and air barriers.

Seminar is for contractors who are already have some experience in the installation of building envelope materials such as industrial and architectural sheet metal.  The products covered are vertical industrial foam and mineral wool panels, CFR Roof and introduction to architectural horizontal installations.

The trained installer class is a prerequisite for CFR and Horizontal Certification class.

Certified Installer: The Certification class is two-day advanced training required for Cornerstone Single Source and No Dollar Limit warranties for the CFR Roof System. This class consists of hands on practical and classroom training.  This class will also spend time on the complexities of horizontal installations including folded corners and the Metl-Vision integrated window system.

These programs do NOT cover cold storage applications.

Registration & Fees

The IMP Trained 1-day Course is $50 per student.

The Certified Installer 2-Day Course cost per student is $275.00 for the first and second student, and $150 for the third student, paid in advance. Individuals wanting to attend but do not require certification or not eligible for certification at this time can do so for a $75 – audit only fee.

Full class payment per applicant is due with the original signed application upon registration.

* Cancellation notices received three (3) business days prior to class start will be eligible for a full refund or rescheduling without additional fees. Cancellations inside of three (3) business days are subject to a minimum fee of $50 per individual.

Looking to Renew or Transfer your credit? Please fill out the forms below:
Certification Program Renewal-Transfer
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For more information about Metl-Span’s Certified Installer and Contractor Training Program, please contact:

      Phone: 877.585.9969
      Email: MSTraining@cornerstone-bb.com