If you would like to book on any of our NVQs & Flooring courses please call the Flooring Academy team on 01709 868181.
NVQs & bespoke flooring courses
We are a CITB accredited test centre. Walk in bookings and short notice tests are available Monday to Friday 08:00am-05:00pm.
NVQ L2 Floor Coverings
The NVQ L2 is a work based qualification designed to measure competence in a professional role. The NVQ is not a taught course, it is an assessment on your ability and knowledge required to do your job.
The NVQ L2 is required to obtain a blue skilled worker, CSCS card which is required on any Construction site throughout the UK. Upon registration of the qualification, candidates can apply for the 12 month temporary CSCS card.
On completion of the induction and initial assessment, one of our assessors will be in touch to introduce themselves, and to arrange suitable dates and times to start the on site assessment process. Two to Three visits are the average amount of site visits required to cover the national occupational standards within the NVQ and can take around three months on average to complete. No visits to our centre are required.
Sub Floor Preparation L1
This is a 1 day knowledge and practical skills course on preparing sub-floors, which includes: Moisture testing, levelling compounds etc.
Introduction to Luxury Vinyl Tile Installation L1
This is a knowledge and practical skills course which runs over 2 days and is ideal for candidates that are new to the industry, or current fitters that want to upskill in to this area.
Luxury Vinyl Tile Installation L2
This is a 3 day knowledge and practical skills course, ideal for experienced installers who are looking at upskilling in this area. Sub-floor preparation is included.
Domestic sheet vinyl Intermediate
This is a 2 day knowledge and practical skills course which is ideal for installers of all abilities. Sub-floor preparation is included.
Commercial Vinyl Level 2
This is a 3 day knowledge and practical skills course ideal for experienced installers who are looking to upskill in this area, which covers, sub-floor preparation and installation. Areas included are, wet rooms, stairs and cap & cove.
Introduction to Carpet Fitting L1
This is a 3 day knowledge and practical skills course ideal for candidates who are new to the trade. This course also covers floor preparation.
Carpet Fitting L2
This is a knowledge and practical skills course ideal for fitters with some experience but are looking to upskill in this area. Course includes sub-floor preparation, stretch fit installations, carpet seeming, steps (bull nose-winders-straight), hand sewn bull nose.
The above courses can be mixed to create a bespoke course, which is more suited to the individual fitter, or the requirements of your organisation.
CITB L1 award in Health and Safety
This award is required in conjunction with the CSCS operatives test, to obtain a green 5 year labourers CSCS card.
Manual Handling, Asbestos Awareness, Abrasive Wheels
Flooring Course Enquiries
If you would like to book on any of our courses please use the enquiry form or call our office.