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SMA Workshop - Stair South

  • February 16, 2018
  • 8:00 AM - 3:30 PM
  • Eatonton, GA

Registration

  • Full registration, includes breakfast, lunch, all presentations, publications and handouts.
  • Full registration, includes breakfast, lunch, all presentations, publications and handouts.
  • Full registration, includes breakfast, lunch, all presentations, publications and handouts.
  • Full registration, includes breakfast, lunch, all presentations, publications and handouts.
  • Exhibitor fee includes Table Exhibit, program listing and fee for one attendee. Additional exhibitor employee-guests are just $129.
  • Exhibitor fee includes Table Exhibit, program listing and fee for one attendee. Additional exhibitor employee-guests are just $169.

Register



160 Sammons Pkwy
Eatonton, GA 31024


Friday, February 16, 2018


The Chamberlain family business expanded into commercial work during the residential building bust.  Since then they have continued to expand their metal working operations bringing powder coating in house while growing their millwork product lines as well.  Come and see another approach that has added versatility and sales stability by diversifying into metalworking.


NEW at this workshop we will go offsite to view Stair South's proud accomplishment at the Ritz-Carlton in addition to the  shop tour of their unique facility.  This will be another standing room only event so Save Your Spot, REGISTER and book your room early to join us in the warm Georgia sunshine.

Tentative Schedule

Thursday:
  • 5:00p Registration at the Lodge on Lake Oconee
  • 6:45p Offsite Dinner (self-pay) 
Friday:
  • 8:30a Registration and Breakfast at the Lodge on Lake Oconee
  • 9:00a Welcome and Introductions
  • 9:30a Site visit - Ritz Carlton  - Staircase built by Stair South
  • 10:30a Break
  • 10:45a SMA Update - Codes, Certification,
  • Lunch -
  • 1:00p  Shop tour of Stair South
  • 3:30p  Workshop concludes 
Breakfast and Lunch are included.

Accommodations 


The Lodge on Lake Oconee

930 Greensboro Road

Eatonton, GA  31024


  
Call (706) 485-7785 to Reserve Your Room

Rate: $82.50 + tax and complimentary breakfast

Room types include:
- King Jacuzzi - Lake View
- King Guest Room - Lake View
- King Suite - Lake View
- Two-Queen Bed Suite - Lake View

    These rooms are the same rate and available first-come, first-serve!

Room Block Closes February 1, 2018

Please support SMA by staying at this hotel. Booking your room at the Lodge on Lake Oconee will help SMA meet its commitment and enable us to continue to negotiate the best room rates.
 

Getting There:

The closest airport to Eatonton is Atlanta International Airport, approximately 79 miles.  The best option for transportation from Atlanta will be a rental car.

Coming in Thursday night?  Join us for a networking dinner

Choose the option when you register.
Meet in the hotel lobby Friday at 6:30p.


Who should attend? 

  • All who have interest in stairbuilding
  • Owners, Admin, Supervisors, Lead-men, Craftsmen
  • Open to all in the industry - SMA Membership not req'd
  • Exhibitors Welcome

SMA National Workshop Road Tour

Incorporating monthly tours of SMA stair shops and manufacturing facilities around the country the tour will culminate at the foot of the "Miraculous Stairway of the Loretto Chapel" in Santa Fe, New Mexico during the 2018 Annual Conference.  Open to anyone involved in the Stair Industry, these events will provide a valuable networking and learning experience.  You need not be a SMA member to attend.  Each event is unique so plan to join us.




Resources:


The SMA offers several educational and reference materials that can be used to prepare for this workshop. The Stair Codes Visual Interpretations booklet, for example, is designed to simplify stair code guidelines with clear graphics that illustrate technical concepts. Industry professionals can also benefit from the SMA Stair Building and Handrailing technical guides, which are often required for vocational study as they offer vital instruction on how to create safe, comfortable, and elegant stairs. These resources can ensure that you are up to date with the latest industry standards, codes, and regulations—preparing you not only for this workshop, but also allowing you to build your expertise as an industry professional.  


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