Linoleum, Resilient Tile & Carpet Layer

Hybrid Apprenticeship
Sponsoring Company:
Gato Flooring, LLC.
Industries
O*Net Code
47-2042.00
Rapids Code
Req. Hours
54600
State
NY
Created
Apr 04, 2021
Updated
Apr 04, 2021

Time-Based Skills

5 skill sets | 41 total skills | 54600 total hours
Tools of the Trade - 500 req. hrs
Safe use of all tools and equipment.
250 hrs
Care, maintenance, and proper storage of tools, equipment and materials.
250 hrs
Preparation of Base Surfaces - 5000 req. hrs
Disconnecting and removing obstacles such as appliances and light fixtures.
750 hrs
Pulling plug only – no hard wire disconnect.
750 hrs
Safely removing existing materials as appropriate.
750 hrs
Sweeping, scraping, sanding, chipping dirt and irregularities.
750 hrs
Filling cracks with such materials as putty, plaster, and patch.
750 hrs
Pouring floors, such as Ardex K15, for the purpose of installing trade-specific materials (optional).
750 hrs
Installation of Underlayments for Finish Materials - 7100 req. hrs
Reading blueprints, sketches, work orders and/or specifications.
350 hrs
Handling underlayment materials, such as plywood and felt.
350 hrs
Measuring underlayment materials.
350 hrs
Cutting underlayment materials.
350 hrs
Applying adhesive cement to flooring.
350 hrs
Installing and fitting underlayment materials.
350 hrs
Installation of Resilient Floorcovering(s) - 35100 req. hrs
Reading blueprints, sketches, work order and/or specifications.
2000 hrs
Measuring and planning layout for sheet goods: non-patterned, patterned, custom insets.
2000 hrs
Measuring and planning layout for tiles: linear installation, quarter-turn, 45° patterns, others.
2000 hrs
Handling resilient floorcovering.
2000 hrs
Laying out and marking center lines, guidelines, and border lines on foundation material.
2000 hrs
Measuring and cutting covering materials.
2000 hrs
Laying resilient floorcovering; fitting, knifing, direct scribing, pattern scribing, other.
2000 hrs
Applying covering using adhesive, staples, tape, nails, other.
2000 hrs
Matching patterns and executing designs.
2000 hrs
Seaming sections of sheet covering by double cutting, underscribing, sealing/welding, other.
2000 hrs
Rolling finished surface.
2000 hrs
Applying finishing materials: cove base, base shoe, metals/vinyl.
2000 hrs
General maintenance and repair of hard surface materials.
2000 hrs
Safe use, storage and disposal of adhesive.
2000 hrs
Installation of Carpet - 54600 req. hrs
Reading blueprints, sketches, work orders and/or specifications.
1500 hrs
Measuring and planning layout for appearance, durability, and matching of patterns; estimating amount of materials.
1500 hrs
Handling underlay and carpet materials.
1500 hrs
Laying padding or underlaying materials/ securing by stapling, gluing, taping, other.
1500 hrs
Measuring and marking carpet.
1500 hrs
Cutting carpet.
1500 hrs
Installing fastening devices such as tackless strip, tacking strip, other.
1500 hrs
Installing carpet: conventional method (stretching), gluing down, taping, other.
1500 hrs
Trimming and securing carpet, finishing with metals/vinyls, base.
1500 hrs
Seaming carpet by heat, sewing, wet method taping, other.
1500 hrs
General maintenance and repairing of carpet and underlay.
1500 hrs
Safely using, storing and disposing of adhesive.
1500 hrs
Removing all type of carpet and handling new installation over old glues.
1500 hrs

Technical Instruction

Safety and Accident Prevention
Fundamentals
# | 22.5 hrs
Trade Safety – including proper use, storage and disposal of adhesive; SDS; removal of existing materials, including asbestos-backed; fall protection; all applicable OSHA and EPA regulations, standards, rules.
# | 22.5 hrs
OSHA 10-Hour Construction Course – if required for Public Work
# | 22.5 hrs
Asbestos Safety
# | 22.5 hrs
Blueprinting Reading and Sketching
Elementary Blueprint Reading
# | 24 hrs
Sketching and Drawing (including scaled drawing and working drawings)
# | 24 hrs
Layout
# | 24 hrs
C.A.D. (optional)
# | 24 hrs
Mathematics
Arithmetic
# | 24 hrs
Algebra
# | 24 hrs
Trade Math
# | 24 hrs
Estimating Materials and Cost
# | 24 hrs