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SafetyResources

Over 100 safety courses plus manuals, videos and posters geared to assist our members with training new employees, navigating MSHA and OSHA inspections, mitigating Silica exposure and supplementing your own general safety awareness and education programs.

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TestingLab

Know your stone. Know your numbers. Members receive special pricing on all of our in house lab dimension stone test services. Launching a new stone? Test data more than 3 years old? Need project specific testing? Look no further than the Natural Stone Institute.

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Accreditation

Recognizing natural stone fabricators and commercial contractors that meet the industry's highest standards for operations, product knowledge, installation and reliability.

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CEU Program

Our member speakers provide accurate continuing education on the benefits and use of natural stone to the major building and design professions including AIA, ASLA and GBCI.

CEU Program

Chapters

Regionally positioned groups of 25 or more member companies who host education, site visits and networking events based in their geographic area. Join one or start your own.

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Natural Stone University

Online portal of industry education including webinars, seminars, toolbox talks, and other courses. Transcripts and certificates of completion provided.

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Women in Stone

A system of resources to recruit, retain, and advance women in the stone industry, including mentorship, career path awareness, networking and education specific to women’s needs.

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Latest News

New Documents Available in Natural Stone Resource Library

Eighteen new “Queries & Quandaries” articles have been added to the Natural Stone Resource Library.

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Natural Stone Institute Releases New Safety Video

A new video entitled “Safe Stone Shopping” is now available from the Natural Stone Institute.

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Natural Stone Institute Introduces New OSHA Checklist

The Natural Stone Institute has released a new safety checklist designed to help fabricators prepare for an OSHA inspection

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Three New Courses Available in Natural Stone University

Three new courses are available online in the Natural Stone UniversityThe Geology of Natural Stone 1: Introduction to Natural Stone, Facility Safety Plan: Creating an Environment of Safety for Your Employees, and Stone Sales 1: Basic Sales and Marketing Measures

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