Floor fitting course: Level 1

Our three-day floor fitting course is designed for beginners looking to develop new skills using luxury vinyl flooring (LVT).


You will become more confident installing LVT and gain the basic skills of subfloor preparation, enhancing your overall quality and making jobs easier to complete going forward.


This course covers all the essentials of Karndean installation, from our Korlok and Karndean LooseLay ranges to more intricate Designflooring techniques. You will also receive a complimentary toolkit with all the essentials you need for LVT installation.


This is the right course for you if you have little or no experience installing LVT flooring, or you're looking to change career and want to start at a beginner level. You could already be in the flooring industry and would like to gain a basic level of understanding and installation of all Karndean formats in simple designs.


What will I learn?

Day 1

  • Product knowledge and multi-format overview
  • Subfloor preparation overview
  • Floating floors installation
  • Threshold strip explanation

Day 2

  • Straight lay plank and tile installation
  • Adhesive selection
  • Incorporating design strips
  • Scribing techniques for straight lay
  • Templating
  • Internal and external cutting techniques

Day 3

  • 45 degree plank and tile installation
  • Versilay installation
  • Scribing techniques for 45 degree
  • Intricate

Fitting course price: £395 plus VAT


Next available course dates:


Following the government’s announcement that England will join Wales and Scotland and enter lockdown from Tuesday 5th January, we have temporarily postponed all training until further notice and hope to resume our courses as soon as it is safe to do so.


Below you can still find out details about the professional training we offer at our industry leading academy and the wide variety of courses and workshops we provide. If you have any questions or wish to register your interest and be the first to know when are training resumes, please email us at training@karndean.co.uk. We will get back in touch when course dates are available.


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