Wall & Floor Tiling For Beginners

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Ph: (03) 9564 1546
Email: shortcourses@holmesglen.edu.au


Designed for the absolute beginner, this class introduces students to different types and styles of tiles, tools and materials. Learn techniques of setting of tiles, including planning, how to cut and prepare surfaces, and estimate quantities. You are required to provide some personal protective equipment for this course.

Course duration: 2 weeks

Course objectives:
Students will:

  • Learn correct usage of manual and power tools with safe work practices
  • Become familiar with tools used for tiling and learn to use them safely
  • Learn to cut and set out wall and floor tiles
  • Gain knowledge of different types of adhesives
  • Gain skills in methods for fitting tile underlay on cement floors and walls
  • Apply tiling and grouting techniques in practise areas

Course requirements:

  • Appropriate work clothes ie long pants or overalls and long sleeved top
  • Work boots
  • Protective Safety Glasses
  • Dust masks
  • Ear plugs
  • Tape Measure
  • Pen and Notebook

Note: Course materials, equipment and course notes provided. Safety glasses, hearing protection and dust mask are to comply with relevant Australian Standards. Personal Protective Equipment is required.

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4610 10272 10 MAY 17 MAY May 10, 201401 SAT 09:00AM-3:30PM $400.00# Chadstone
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