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Commercial Vinyl Level 1 (Repairs)

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£950.00 per day - 950.00 per day + VAT per person

3 Days

Solihull, West Midlands

01 - 01 January 2025 8 / 8 remaining

£950.00 per day + VAT per person

Solihull, West Midlands, UK

Please note, this course is a block booking only. The cost is £950 + vat per day for up to 8 candidates. Course dates are allocated to suit. Please contact Floorskills on 01564 703 900


This is a 3-day course, designed specifically for repair teams such as NHS, Facility Management, Housing Association, Councils etc. The course covers repairs to Sub-floors, Vinyl, Lino, Failed Welds along with some design work.

Day 1 (9.00am – 5.00pm)

  • Health & Safety
  • Different sub-floors and the construction of them explained.
  • Choosing the correct product to prepare the sub-floor (timber + solid sub-floors)
  • Reading moisture basics
  • Applying surface DPM’s
  • Applying primers

Lunch Break (Supplied by FloorSkills)

  • Applying smoothing compounds
  • Applying repair compounds
  • Basic template skills for subfloors
  • Installation of plywood overlay

Day 2 (9:00am - 4.30pm)

  • Introduction to commercial flooring types
  • Basic installation of cap + cove former
  • Basic templating skills to coved wet areas
  • Selecting the correct adhesives

Lunch Break (supplied by FloorSkills)

  • Installation of cove formed vinyl
  • Preparing for hot welding
  • Hot welding vinyl flooring including cove formed areas

Day 3 - (9.00 - 4.30pm)

  • Prepare flat areas for vinyl and lino flooring products
  • Basic installation to flat areas
  • Preparing for hot welding
  • Hot welding flat areas
  • Installation of sit on skirts

Lunch Break (supplied by FloorSkills

  • Repairs to flat areas to include design work
  • Basic installation of the coved wet area to include internal and external (as per day 2)

Course notes

The Sub-floor preparation part of this course is a basic cut down version to suit repairs and small areas, all our other courses include full sub-floor preparation.

This course does not show you how to undertake a full installation of vinyl/lino.

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