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Level 2 Wall and Floor Tiler Apprenticeship Standard

Course Overview

Wall and Floor Tilers prepare walls and floors for tiling, apply adhesive and cut and position tiles. They work in domestic properties such as houses and flats, or in commercial premises such as supermarkets, offices and shopping centres.

Wall and Floor Tilers operate in domestic and commercial properties undertaking all types of wall and floor tiling. Premises include houses, schools, offices, airports hospitals, factories and construction sites. The is varied work; tilers utilise and install a wide range of ceramic and natural stone tiles using different techniques. Tilers work both internally and externally; they work individually and/or as part of a team. They have a good knowledge of tiles, backgrounds and ancillary products and understand and comply with statutory, safety and environmental requirements. They are good problem solvers and communicators and are able to interact effectively with colleagues, clients and associated trades. The tiler must also be able to interpret drawings and be able to extract relevant information to the task in hand. The tiler must be able to recognise and achieve high levels of quality in their finished work.

Behaviours : Wall and Floor Tilers will be expected to demonstrate:

  • Their responsibilities towards own and others safety in the workplace
  • A strong work ethic, motivated, reliable and adaptable
  • Attention to detail, quality and continuous improvement
  • Awareness of the business’s mission, aims, markets, products and services
  • A customer focused attitude
  • Effective communication in a team, with clients or with management
  • Apprentices without level 1 English and maths will need to achieve this level and apprentices without level 2 English and Maths will need to take the tests for this level prior to taking the end-point assessment.

    There is the opportunity to progress into a full-time role within the industry.

    All apprentices must undertake an independent endpoint assessment which is an assessment of the knowledge, skills and behaviours which have been developed throughout the apprenticeship. The purpose of the assessment is to make sure the apprentice meets the standard set by employers and are fully competent in the occupation.

    There is no charge to the apprentice
    £9,000 – employer apprenticeship Levy payers will pay the full cost from their levy: employers with 49 or less staff with an apprentice ages 16-18 years will pay no fees; all other employers will pay 5%. Prices are subject to discussion and agreement based on circumstances.

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      • Course Title

        Level 2 Wall and Floor Tiler Apprenticeship Standard

      • Start Dates

        Students can start on various dates, usually any day of the year

      • Duration

        Typically, this apprenticeship will take 30 months to complete.

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