Area of Study: Certificate of Proficiency in Floorlaying
Degree/Certificate: Certificate of Proficiency
Students must be currently working in a registered apprenticeship program in conjunction with the U.S. Department of Labor, Bureau of Apprenticeship and Training.
A four-year apprenticeship emphasizes the skill set required to be a highly skilled craftsman. The Floorlayer cuts, fits and installs hardwood flooring and various types of underlayment to insure smooth, level surfaces for a finished floor; scribes, cuts, fits, layout and seams tile and sheet goods. Also is an expert at cutting, binding, sewing and installing carpet.
The apprenticeship certificate recognizes student attaining journey level status at the completion of the technical studies. Apprentices may apply technical studies together with general education coursework toward the Associate of Applied Science degree with a concentration in Floorlaying.