Building & Furnishing

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Certificate III in Flooring Technology

Duration Up to 48 months Part Time
National CodeMSF30813
TAFE SA CodeTP00693
Course TypeTraining Package Qualification
Course UnitsView Units
Example Career ProfileFloor FinisherFloor Finisher
FacultiesBuilding and Construction
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Course Admission Requirements

  • No course admission requirements, however, students wishing to access WorkReady funding will be required to demonstrate satisfactory reading, writing and numeracy skills as part of course counselling before enrolling.

    Course Notes & Special Requirements

    • If there are more applicants than available places, TAFE SA will make offers based on date of application.

    How to Apply

    Award Courses

    Note: You must be an Australian Resident to apply for this course. For International Students please visit International Courses.

    Employment Outcomes

    This qualification reflects vocational outcomes for those performing flooring job roles including safe handling of materials in a defined range of skilled operations, usually within a range of broader related activities involving known routines, methods and procedures, where some discretion and judgement is required in the selection of equipment, services or contingency measures and within known time constraints.

    Note: Completion of a TAFE SA course does not guarantee an employment outcome. Formal requirements other than educational qualifications (eg licensing, professional registration), may apply to some occupations.

    Qualifications & Skills Covered

    Certificate III in Flooring Technology (MSF30813)
    This course is for apprentices and people wanting to acquire the skills and knowledge needed to work in the flooring technology sector in commercial and residential areas of the furnishing industry. You will learn how to prepare sub-floors and flooring surfaces including polished concrete floors, and install carpet, timber and resilient flooring; apply finishes to floors; repair existing flooring; and provide advice to customers. You will also learn about work health and safety, communications, calculations and working with others. 11 Core units plus 14 electives.

    Note: Students who successfully complete only one or more units of competency but not the full Qualification are eligible to receive a Statement of Attainment.


    This course is subsidised through the Government of South Australia's WorkReady initiative.

    To access subsidised training through WorkReady, your suitability to complete the qualification will be assessed. This may include participation in a Language, Literacy and Numeracy pre-assessment.