As a trained craftsman you will be involved in the installation of carpets, vinyl, linoleum and rubber and will be working on a range of projects for large and small employers, in commercial and domestic settings.
The tasks you will be completing will be varied and some will require you to work alone or within a team. Your role will also include preparation of work area and sub-floor.
What’s involved? Level 2 Floor Covering
This is a combined qualification and therefore involves a combination of demonstrating practical skills in a real working environment as well as understanding the knowledge and principles of the sector. Candidates will complete the following mandatory units along with a selection of optional units, chosen to match their specific job role:
Preparing background surfaces for floor coverings
Preparing and fitting underlays
Assessing and evaluating conditions for floor coverings
Installation of either textile, resilient, or timber-based floor coverings
Ability to work both independently and as part of a team
Correctly moving, storing and handling of resources