Mid-America Carpenters Regional Council Apprentice & Training Program – Pekin Campus | Evaluated Learning Experience
Floor Layer Standard Skills (F301)
40 hours (1 week).
October 2011 – Present.
Upon successful completion of the course, students will be able to: define and apply terminology common to substrate preparation and BCT tile installation; compare and contrast underlayment products and installation procedures; formulate and apply methods to install underlayment; develop a procedure and apply it to install square tile; install equal border and diagonal floor tile; and estimate material and square tile for various types of carpet installation jobs.
Major topics include: shop and safety rules, use of PPE of hand and power tools, substrate preparation, underlayment products and installation procedures, border, and diagonal floor tile. Methods of instruction include lecture, demonstrations, quizzes, projects, examinations and supervised field experience.
In the lower division baccalaureate/associate degree category, 5 semester hours in Floorcovering or related disciplines (9/16) (4/22 revalidation).