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AFT – Phase 1: Introduction to Floor Covering Installation, Phase 2: Basic Installation, Phase 3: Carpet & LVP- Wichita, KS

June 17 - June 28

$2450.00

This initial 2-week course is designed to fast track an individual from being a burden slowing down installer production to being a great assistant to any installation team. Students will learn to properly identify and properly use tools for Carpet, wood and LVP installation.

They will perform hands-on installation techniques for carpet installation such as;

  • Proper placement and Installation of Tack strip
  • Proper lay-out and installation of Cushion
  • How to properly cut, carry and layout material
  • Proper seam sealing techniques
  • Introduction on the use of the seaming iron and Koolglide Seam System
  • How to properly use a power stretcher

They will perform Hands-on basics on the installation of LVP and other plank type products such as:

  • Job site Conditions
  • Floor Flatness
  • Prepping a floor
  • Balancing the installation
  • The proper use of Trammel points
  • Differences of various locking systems and why knowing what system you’re working with is so important.
  • Proper cutting techniques and various tools available
  • Proper ripping techniques, methods, and tools

On Wood Flooring:

  • Basics of the types of wood flooring
  • Floating Installations
  • Glue direct
  • Nail Down
  • Cutting techniques and tools
  • Introduction to NWFA

Should you have any questions please do not hesitate to contact:

Robert Varden – (415) 328-2134

Amy Carter – (469) 867-6299

Jonathan Varden – (415) 488-3450

Details

Start:
June 17
End:
June 28
Cost:
$2450.00
Event Category:

Organizer

Amy Carter
Email
amy@ifcta.org