A company employing labor as a contractor engaged in the installation of cold-formed steel industry products. A Contractor Member must be a member of the Association of the Wall and Ceiling Industry.

There are 12 classes of SFIA membership, each with specific requirements that must be met. Article IV.1 of the SFIA Bylaws contains the following requirements for eligibility.

Optional: Contractors Certification Program
Certified contractors adhere to the SFIA Quality Management System and Code of Ethics, which ultimately lower costs and speeds approvals. They are provided with marketing resources and promotional support to increase their reach to design professionals, general contractors and owners looking for proven CFS expertise.


Annual costs 2024  
SFIA Annual Membership Dues $190 per location
Contractor Certification
Nonstructural Certification Only
$600 for first location


$200 for each additional location

Structural Certification
(Includes nonstructural)
$750 for first location
  $300 for each additional location


 Contractor Application


For Membership or Certification questions please reach out to Holly Mellinger