FITA Training Courses
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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 considered suitable for Commercial Installers

Linoleum Installation - Intermediate

Build on the skills gained in the basic course. This course includes approaches to more complex sheet linoleum installations and fitting techniques. A ‘must do’ course for those wanting to add to their skills, revenue and range of work they can undertake. Includes cap and cove. (2 Days).

  • Health and Safety
  • Customer Relations
  • British Standard BS 8203 (Resilient Floorcoverings)
  • ‘The FITA way’
  • Subfloor types – how they affect installation
  • Subfloor moisture testing 
    o Equipment Test methods
  • Subfloor preparation
    o Plywood
    o Subfloor renovation systems
    o Laitance
    o Mechanical subfloor preparation
    o DPMs
    o Smoothing compounds
  • Installation
    o Acclimatisation
    o Cove forming (including cap seals)
    o Adhesives
    o Picture framing
    o Steps and stairs
  • Tools of the trade

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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
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