Introduction to Wall and Floor Tiling-NMIT

Posted onOctober 2, 2010

Introduction to Wall and Floor Tiling-NMIT

Are you a home renovator? Do you want to learn more about the exacting art of wall and floor tiling? We have the course for you! NMIT’s Wall and Floor Tiling short course will give you all the skills you need.

Topics include:

* recognise and carry out safe practices
* surface preparation
* prepare layout
* cutting and laying tiles
* adhesives
* grout application.

Don’t throw out those old rags! You’ll need to bring overalls or some old clothes.

Please contact the relevant department about future classes
Course Cancellation or Postponement

Courses with low enrolments may be cancelled or delayed. You will be notified of this 48 hours prior to course commencement.

General Email Enquiries:
Email: info@nmit.vic.edu.au
http://www.nmit.edu.au
General Phone Enquiries:
Phone (Within Australia): (03) 9269 1200
Phone (International): +61 3 9269 1200

General Facsimile:
Facsimile (Within Australia): (03) 9269 1484
Facsimile (International): +61 3 9269 1484

Post:
NMIT (Northern Melbourne Institute of TAFE)
77-91 St Georges Rd
Preston
Victoria 3072
Australia

Certificate III in Construction Waterproofing-Northern Melbourne Institute of TAFE

Posted onOctober 2, 2010

Certificate III in Construction Waterproofing

If your work is waterproofing wet areas, you can get a Certificate III in Construction Waterproofing through Recognition of Prior Learning.

This is an assessment and skill gap training course. You will be assessed against criteria for 14 compulsory units and five electives.

Where there are gaps in your skills or knowledge, you will get extra training at NMIT.

Compulsory units include:

* Carry out measurements and calculations
* Read and interpret plans and specifications
* Prepare surfaces for waterproofing application
* Apply waterproofing process to internal and external wet areas
* Apply waterproofing remedial processes

Elective units include:

* Frame and fit wet area fixtures
* Apply basic levelling procedures
* Carry out basic demolition
* Operate elevated work platforms
* Manage small business finances.

The building industry is booming so take advantage of this chance to solidify your skills!

General Email Enquiries:
Email: info@nmit.vic.edu.au
http://www.nmit.edu.au
General Phone Enquiries:
Phone (Within Australia): (03) 9269 1200
Phone (International): +61 3 9269 1200

General Facsimile:
Facsimile (Within Australia): (03) 9269 1484
Facsimile (International): +61 3 9269 1484

Post:
NMIT (Northern Melbourne Institute of TAFE)
77-91 St Georges Rd
Preston
Victoria 3072
Australia

Certificate II in Building and Construction (Wall and Floor Tiling)

Posted onOctober 2, 2010

Certificate II in Building and Construction (Wall and Floor Tiling)

The Certificate II in Building and Construction (Wall and Floor Tiling) is offered as a pre-apprenticeship to local students through the Building Structures and Services Department.

NMIT will give you the skills you need to enter the building industry as a wall and floor tiler. Tilers lay tiles on internal and external walls and floors to provide finishes that are protective or decorative, or both.

You will be employed by a wall and floor tiler and train:

* on-site with your employer
* off-site at NMIT

You will gain these skills and knowledge:

* measurements and calculations
* occupational health and safety
* wall and floor tiling
* scaffolding and levelling
* tiling substrates and adhesives
* using plant and power tools
* cleaning and polishing tiles
* preparing and applying grout
* concreting.

The building industry is booming so there has never been a better time to find a job as a tiler. So if you have good hand-eye coordination and are able to work neatly and accurately, apply now to NMIT.

General Email Enquiries:
Email: info@nmit.vic.edu.au
http://www.nmit.edu.au
General Phone Enquiries:
Phone (Within Australia): (03) 9269 1200
Phone (International): +61 3 9269 1200

General Facsimile:
Facsimile (Within Australia): (03) 9269 1484
Facsimile (International): +61 3 9269 1484

Post:
NMIT (Northern Melbourne Institute of TAFE)
77-91 St Georges Rd
Preston
Victoria 3072
Australia