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Suitable for Domestic Installers
FITA has courses to suit not only real beginners just getting started in the industry but upskilling courses aimed towards seasoned professionals too.
  Carpet Fitting - Basic Carpet Fitting - Intermediate Profitable Measuring and Quoting Sheet Vinyl Installation - Domestic Subfloor Preparation - Domestic View all courses...
Suitable for Commercial Installers
NVQ Qualifications
FITA is able to offer a range of support to floor layers in obtaining NVQ's in floor laying disciplines Find out more on our Qualifications page.

This training course is designed for FITA QA Accreditation

QA Card Vinyl Tile Installation

Individual course duration is one day. It is assumed that delegates are practicing installers and in a position to have their skills assessed. The key purpose of the programme is to assess and recognise a fitter’s ability and to re-enforce best practice for fitting. This is done through a mixture of classroom based instruction, practical demonstrations and assessment. All our instructors are highly experienced and possess specialist knowledge of the flooring industry. Delegates are invited to arrive at 8:30am for a 9:00am prompt start. Courses run until approximately 5:30pm. Tools and equipment are available for use on the day and delegates are welcome to bring their own tools if they prefer.

Morning – Classroom Based

Overview of the following:

Subfloor types
Substrate preparation (concrete)
Moisture
Application of surface DPMss
Primers
Application of smoothing compounds
Expansion joints

Afternoon – Practical Demonstrations and Assessment

Installation of plywood
Setting out (tiles/dry-lay simple logo/motif)
Application of adhesive
Installation of tiles
Re-positioning and cutting logo/motif
Final assessment – strip out bays
Waste management
Q&A session


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Flooring Industry Training Association

4c St. Mary's Place, The Lace Market
Nottingham, NG1 1PH
Telephone: 0115 950 6836     Fax: 0115 941 2238
Contact FITA    or email     info@fita.co.uk

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