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Laminate and Engineered (Floating) Wood Floors Level 1

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£630.00 - 630.00 + VAT per person

3 Days

Solihull, West Midlands

01 - 03 December 2021 Fully booked

£630.00 + VAT per person

24 - 26 January 2022 Fully booked

£630.00 + VAT per person

23 - 25 February 2022 Fully booked

£630.00 + VAT per person

02 - 04 March 2022 Fully booked

£630.00 + VAT per person

06 - 08 June 2022 8 / 1 remaining

£630.00 + VAT per person

07 - 09 September 2022 8 / 7 remaining

£630.00 + VAT per person

Solihull, West Midlands, UK
Solihull, West Midlands, UK
Solihull, West Midlands, UK
Solihull, West Midlands, UK
Solihull, West Midlands, UK
Solihull, West Midlands, UK


This is a 3 day course ideal for both newcomers to the trade and those with previous experience at installing laminate and floating engineered woods. Starting with basic installation running through to advanced installation.

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 in concrete and wooden sub-floors (range of equipment used)

Lunch break (supplied by FloorSkills)

  • Applying surface DPM’s to include- Epoxy, PU, Water based 1 coat and 2 coat systems
  • Applying primers to include - Water Based, Acrylic Based, and Resin Based
  • Applying smoothing compounds to solid sub-floors to include- Latex based, Water based and Fibre reinforced
  • Applying compounds to timber sub-floors
  • Anhydrate / Calcium Sulphate preparation
  • Questions & Answers

Day 2 (9:00am - 4:30pm)

  • Laminate, Engineered and solid wood identification and differences
  •  Setting out for laminate and engineered wood floor-coverings
  •  Different underlays and installation methods

Lunch Break (supplied by FloorSkills)

  • Installing laminate and engineered (floating) wood floor coverings
  • Installing laminate and engineered (floating ) to a range of obstacles to include curves, radiator pipes and sanitary wear

Day 3 (9:00am - 3:00pm)

  • Complete installation of training bay from previous days training

Lunch Break (supplied by FloorSkills)

  • Installing finishing products (Scotia + quadrant etc)
  • Installing door thresholds
  • Maintenance of laminate and wood floor-coverings

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