Tap into your design mindset and install a range of timber floorings in residential and commercial premises. Work with a range of materials and craft strong and beautiful floors through on the job training.
Through a mixture of theory and practical course work, learn to:
Use basic power tools and hand tools
Select and work with materials including carpet, vinyl, timber, concrete and resin
Work from detailed drawings and specifications for flooring projects
Create timber flooring solutions
Gain practical experience and develop specialist skills that give you an advantage in the job market.
A nationally accredited qualification at Certificate III level
The skills to apply timber flooring solutions for clients
This course requires evidence of previous experience or study before you can enrol
Check the campus page for the entry requirements to take this course as an apprenticeship
There are no entry requirements to take this course as a non-apprenticeship. Enquire today to get started.
During your study you’ll need to provide your teacher with the following evidence:
A general construction induction card (commonly known as a white card) - you will need this before you can enter a construction site
To be prepared for this course, we recommend that you have:
The ability to kneel or stand for long periods of time
Enthusiasm for working in flooring, in either residential or commercial premises
Strong spatial awareness and hand-eye coordination
TAFE NSW is committed to meeting the learning needs of every community. Meeting these needs can mean there are additional entry requirements at different campus locations. Check your preferred location for further requirements. If you need help preparing for study, contact us to find out how we can support you.
Our graduates go onto roles like: floor technician.
Take your study further with other courses offered at TAFE NSW:
The Certificate III in Flooring Technology (Timber) does not have any pre-requisite courses.
The Certificate III in Flooring Technology (Timber) does not have any related courses.
At TAFE NSW, we recognise your previous study and work experience. You can apply for recognition of prior learning or a credit transfer with any of our courses. If you're successful you'll get your qualification faster.
Courses are made up of a combination of both core and specialty units. In the Certificate III in Flooring Technology (Timber) qualification, you’ll need to successfully complete 24 units of competency, including 12 core and 12 speciality units.
Core units are central to the job outcomes of a particular industry or occupation. These are the units industry has agreed are essential to be capable and qualified at a particular study level.
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