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Overview

International course:

Not available for international students.

Course code:

MSF30813

Start date(s):

Various dates throughout the year

Course length:

Part Time: 3 years

Campus:

Bulli St

The Certificate III in Flooring Technology, specialising in timber 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.

Training in this stream focuses on the installation of timber, parquetry, laminate and bamboo flooring including restoration of original timber floors.

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 at Bulli Street, Moorabbin, 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

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

MSFFL2001

Use flooring technology sector hand and power tools

MSFFL2002

Receive and prepare floor covering materials for installation

MSFFL3001

Plan and cost flooring technology work

MSFFL3002

Establish and maintain a safe flooring technology work environment

MSFGN2001

Make measurements and calculations

MSFGN3001

Read and interpret work documents

MSMENV272

Participate in environmentally sustainable work practices

MSMSUP102

Communicate in the workplace

MSMSUP106

Work in a team

MSMWHS200

Work safely

TLID2003

Handle dangerous goods/hazardous substances

MSFFL2004

Moisture test timber and concrete floors

MSFFL2006

Prepare, select and apply smoothing and patching compounds

MSFFL2015

Coarse sand timber flooring

MSFFL2023

Install laminate timber and bamboo flooring

MSFFL3003

Inspect sub-floors

MSFFL3023

Apply solvent based coat to timber flooring

MSFFL3024

Apply water-based coatings to timber flooring

MSFFL3031

Install direct stick timber flooring

MSFFL3033

Install block parquetry flooring

MSFFL3035

Install patterned parquetry flooring

MSFFL3038

Install strip timber flooring onto battens

MSFFL3039

Install strip timber flooring onto plywood

MSFFL3040

Repair timber flooring

MSFFL3042

Fine sand timber flooring


Entry requirements

Apprentices will need to have a training agreement with a registered employer from a relevant industry.

Prior to enrolment or commencement of training you will be required to complete a literacy and numeracy assessment and to attend a pre-training interview.

These will assist with determining your suitability to the course, verify your training plan, and identify any learning support needs.

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 a Certificate III in Flooring Technology.

PATHWAYS

Talk to us about further study pathways.

CAREER OPPORTUNITIES

Various roles within the flooring technology industry


How to apply

APPRENTICESHIP

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

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

Visit australianapprenticeships.gov.au for more information.

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

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

FOC

03 9209 5300

hws@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

Type

Cost

Gov. subsidised Apprenticeship

$1,591.00

Concession

$318.20

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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Contact details

Flooring, Plastering and Tiling Open Days

 

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, 24 Jan - bookings essential.

Holmesglen Chadstone Campus, Batesford Road Chadstone 3148 Australia

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