Level 1 Diploma

Floor and Wall Tiling

This hands-on course will give you the skills you need to become a successful tiler in the construction industry. You will learn how to prepare and fix tiles as well as develop skills in safe working practices in construction. Once qualified you will mainly work indoors.

You will also learn about working in a team and working safely which are all vital skills for employment within the construction industry.

Course includes

What will I study?

  • Mix construction materials
  • Prepare tiles for fixing
  • Apply and fix tiles to walls and floors
  • Construction technology
  • Carry out safe working in construction
  • Functional Skills or GCSE in Maths and English depending on previous qualifications

How long will it take?

  • 1 year, full-time

What qualifications do I need to start?

  • Some GCSEs at grade 2 or above
  • Practical ability

What qualifications will I gain?

Course options after this programme

  • Progress onto the Level 2 Diploma in Floor and Wall Tiling, or
  • Level 2 Apprenticeship in Floor and Wall Tiling

Career options

  • Quality trades person
  • General foreman
  • Site manager
  • Surveyor
  • Project manager
Useful information

How much will this course cost?

If you are under 19 on 31st August 2019 the tuition fees and exam costs are free for our courses. If you are aged 19 or over you may have to pay a fee.

You may also be required to pay costs associated with study tours or additional qualifications.

For more information on fees and to find out about what financial support may be available to you visit the student finance pages on our website.


Our college bus service collects over 1,400 students every day from far and wide. What’s more, getting to Reaseheath is FREE* on all college bus routes. To find a bus route near you visit the transport pages on our website.


At Reaseheath we have on-site residential accommodation for up to 1,000 students. If you are aged over 16 and studying on a full-time course you may apply for a residential place. Visit the accommodation pages on our website for more information.

How do I apply?

If you have found a course you are interested in and are in Year 11 or above you can apply now online. For a step by step guide on the application process visit the how to apply pages on our website.

Frequently Asked Questions

You can find out more information about this course on our FAQs page.

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