Retailers and Estimators Subfloor Specification Course

Price from


Training Centre

Date & Availability

£100 - 100 + VAT per person

1 Day


05 - 05 October 2020 Fully booked

£100 £200 + VAT per person

Solihull, UK


This is a 1 day course, designed to give Retailers and Estimators knowledge and skills to specify what products are best for profit are required under the many different floorcoverings they sell.  This course covers the lot!

Day 1 (9.00am – 5.00pm)

  • Health & Safety
  • Different sub-floors and the construction of them explained
  • Flow screed preparation to include Anhydrite and Cement-based
  • 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)
  • Diamond grinding equipment, segment selection and setup
  • Dust extraction systems, filter types and setup
  • Subfloor strength testing and product selection to suit

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
  • Questions & Answers


Want to know more?

Call our team on 01564 703900

Monday to Friday between 9am &

5pm or send us a message and

we'll be in touch.


Contact us

About FloorSkills

Based in Solihull near Birmingham, FloorSkills is Europe’s largest independent commercial flooring training centre with over 8000 sq-ft of dedicated training area including 50 bays. We are approved by over 25 manufacturers in providing training of their products.

Training Centre Location

Our partners & funding providers

Europe’s largest multiple award winning training centre.
Call us on 01564 703900 or catch up with us on social media.

FloorSkills, Lyndons Farm, Poollhead Lane, Earlswood, Solihull, B94 5ES