Membership Benefits - Education





Live webinars are held regularly on a variety of topics for all sectors of the industry. Check the Calendar of Events for an up to date listing of offerings.  


Natural Stone University

The Natural Stone University offers over 150 hours of natural stone education and is available on-demand 24/7. Topics covered include safety, geology, sales, and business administration.


In Person Education

In person education is available through the following outlets each year:

  • Stone Industry Education Series (regional education program for countertop fabricators)
  • Trade Show education (TISE, Coverings, and other stone and design shows)
  • Study Tours (exploring a region’s quarries, production facilities, and culture)


International Trade Shows

Members can get involved with several international trade shows throughout the year through education, networking opportunities, and delegation trips.




Use Natural Stone

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