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Overview

Are you an international student?

Not available for international students.

Course code:

MSF30813

Next available intakes:

Various dates throughout the year

Course length:

Part Time: 48 months

Campus:

Chadstone

The Certificate III in Flooring Technology, specialising in carpet installation, provides comprehensive training, delivered both on and off the job, to ensure you develop the most up to date knowledge and skills required to become a professional floor covering installer.

You'll become proficient in the installation of a variety of carpets and underlays, including carpet tiles, in both commercial and domestic premises.

Flooring technology will see you working in both domestic and commercial sites and renovation projects.

Holmesglen has been training flooring technology apprentices for over 15 years. Training is delivered in our especially designed facilities, with a focus on providing hands-on and practical training.

Holmesglen offers flooring technology apprenticeship training in four streams. Apprentices can seek overall knowledge and skills, or focus solely on specialty areas: General, Carpet, Timber or Resilient.


Course structure

Assessments are designed to provide learners with opportunities to demonstrate they have attained the required skills and knowledge using a range of practically based activities and tasks, as required by recognised standards.

ASSESSMENT

Assessments are designed to provide learners with opportunities to demonstrate they have attained the required skills and knowledge using a range of practically based activities and tasks, as required by recognised standards.

SUBJECTS

Code

Name

MSMWHS200

Work safely

MSMSUP102

Communicate in the workplace

MSMSUP106

Work in a team

TLID2003

Handle dangerous goods/hazardous substances

MSFFL3002

Establish and maintain a safe flooring technology work environment

MSFFL2001

Use flooring technology sector hand and power tools

MSMENV272

Participate in environmentally sustainable work practices

MSFFL2002

Receive and prepare floor covering materials for installation

MSFGN2001

Make measurements and calculations

MSFFL2005

Remove existing floor coverings

MSFFL2004

Moisture test timber and concrete floors

MSFFL3003

Inspect sub-floors

MSFFL2006

Prepare, select and apply smoothing and patching compounds

MSFFL2017

Install carpet cushion underlays and gripper accessories

MSFFL2018

Install unpatterned tufted and bonded carpet floor coverings

MSFFL3001

Plan and cost flooring technology work

MSFGN3001

Read and interpret work documents

MSFFL2015

Coarse sand timber flooring

MSFFL2019

Install carpet tiles using standard installation procedures

MSFFL3005

Install carpet tiles using custom designs

MSFFL3008

Install patterned carpet floor coverings

MSFFL3006

Install adhesive fixed carpet floor coverings

MSFFL3007

Install commercial carpet floor coverings

MSFFL3009

Install custom design carpet and decorative finishes

MSFFL2020

Install unpatterned tufted and bonded carpet floor coverings to stairs

Code Name
MSMWHS200Work safely
MSMSUP102Communicate in the workplace
MSMSUP106Work in a team
TLID2003Handle dangerous goods/hazardous substances
MSFFL3002Establish and maintain a safe flooring technology work environment
MSFFL2001Use flooring technology sector hand and power tools
MSMENV272Participate in environmentally sustainable work practices
MSFFL2002Receive and prepare floor covering materials for installation
MSFGN2001Make measurements and calculations
MSFFL2005Remove existing floor coverings
MSFFL2004Moisture test timber and concrete floors
MSFFL3003Inspect sub-floors
MSFFL2006Prepare, select and apply smoothing and patching compounds
MSFFL2017Install carpet cushion underlays and gripper accessories
MSFFL2018Install unpatterned tufted and bonded carpet floor coverings
MSFFL3001Plan and cost flooring technology work
MSFGN3001Read and interpret work documents
MSFFL2015Coarse sand timber flooring
MSFFL2019Install carpet tiles using standard installation procedures
MSFFL3005Install carpet tiles using custom designs
MSFFL3008Install patterned carpet floor coverings
MSFFL3006Install adhesive fixed carpet floor coverings
MSFFL3007Install commercial carpet floor coverings
MSFFL3009Install custom design carpet and decorative finishes
MSFFL2020Install unpatterned tufted and bonded carpet floor coverings to stairs

Entry requirements

There are no specific entry requirements.

But you must have a training agreement with a registered employer from a relevant industry.

RECOGNITION OF PRIOR LEARNING

You may be able to shorten the length of your chosen course by measuring skills acquired through work, life experiences or qualifications obtained from formal studies or training. AQF qualifications and statements of attainment issued by another registered training organisation will be recognised by Holmesglen. Read more about Recognition of Prior Learning, Credits and Advanced Standing.


Outcomes

QUALIFICATION AND RECOGNITION

On completion, you will receive the Certificate III in Flooring Technology.

PATHWAYS

MSF20113 Certificate II in Furninshing does have a Flooring stream.

There is no formal Flooring Technology or related further study options though learners could benefit from the following Business programs should they wish to pursue business pathways:

BSB42615 Certificate IV in New Small Business
BSB42515 Certificate IV in Small Business Management

CAREER OPPORTUNITIES

- Carpet layer
- Floor finisher


How to apply

APPRENTICESHIP

A training contract must be completed by the employer and apprentice within the first two weeks of employment.

An Australian Apprenticeship Support Network representative will visit the workplace to complete the training contract with the employer and the apprentice.

Visit Australian apprenticeships.gov.au for more information.

If you have further questions about your application, please contact the department:

TTD

03 9564 2760

building@holmesglen.edu.au

RECRUITMENT

Holmesglen may engage third parties to recruit students on behalf of the institute. Third party recruiters receive a commission and this will not impact on your fees.

Find out more about your rights and obligations as a student and the services we provide at Holmesglen.


Fees

Holmesglen tuition fees shown are all inclusive and indicative of the cost to complete the entire course.
These are indicative fees only. Your fees will be calculated on your individual circumstances at the time of enrolment.
Training is delivered with Victorian and Commonwealth Government funding.

Find out more about paying your fees and our payment options


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Flooring, Plastering and Tiling Open Days

Visit us on Open Day at 6.30pm for a formal presentation highlighting the unique elements and benefits of the trade. Following the presentation there will be a tour to the workshop with teachers available to answer any specific questions.

 

- , Thu, 08 Aug

Holmesglen Chadstone Campus, Batesford Road Chadstone 3148 Australia

After a creative trade? Have a keen eye for detail? These time honoured trades are equal parts accuracy and creativity and great if you're looking to start up your own business. Visit us on Open Day at 6.30pm for a formal presentation highlighting the unique elements and benefits of each trade. Following the presentation there will be a tour across each of the trades workshops with teachers available to answer any specific questions.

 

- , Thu, 08 Aug

Holmesglen Chadstone Campus, Batesford Road Chadstone 3148 Australia

All information is correct at the time of printing but subject to change.

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