This wall & floor tiling course is ideal for those who want to pursue a career in wall & floor tiling.
Wall & floor tilers fix tiles on the walls and lay tiles on the floors of buildings including hospitals, shopping centres, swimming pools, industrial premises or bathrooms and kitchens.
Tilers usually work with ceramic, porcelain and natural products including marble, granite, slate and terracotta.
They also follow plans drawn up by an architect, builder or designer.
Students will have an interview before starting their course to ensure they are placed at the correct level.
Successful completion of this course can lead to either level 2 Diploma or a wall and floor tiling apprenticeship.
On this course you will study:
• How to use wall and floor tiling tools and equipment e.g. cutting equipment, trowel and levels
• How to prepare walls and floors prior to tiling
• The various types of tiles that are available and how to fix them using the correct adhesives and grouts
• How to set out floors and walls including patterned work and how to fix tiles to these areas