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Level 3 Wall and Floor Tiling at Sheppey College Not

Course description

This qualification has been designed to develop your skills, knowledge and understanding so you can work as a Wall and Floor Tiler in the construction industry or progress to further training.



Course content

You will learn key practical skills and knowledge in:


  • Safe working practises in construction
  • Information, quantities and communicating with others
  • Building methods and construction technology 3
  • Provide drainage for tiled surfaces
  • Produce internal and external sand and cement backgrounds
  • Produce tiles, mosaic and stone surface finishes
  • Prepare the background and tile out a wet room

Entry requirements

Entry is subject to interview, an assignment and taking part in a taster day. Exempt from maths & English or 2 C Grade GCSEs.



Criteria-based course ending in one end of year knowledge test. Practical skills timed assessment.


Future opportunities

Progression into employment or enrolment onto a Level 4 qualification.


Further information

You will be required to wear workshop PPE including steel toe cap boots. Enrichment opportunities will include visits, activities and guest speakers. 1 - 2 hours for independent study should be set aside every week.

How to apply

You can apply for this course through UCAS Progress. Add this course to your favourites so you can start making an application.

Last updated date: 26 October 2016
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      Canterbury College Sheppey Campus is located within easy walking distance from the train and bus stations. It can be found opposite Tesco and McDonalds. The salon entrance is opposite The Foyer.

      Travelling by Train

      Travel by train to Sheerness on Sea from the Sittingbourne main line station. For more information using the train services, visit the South Eastern website. The train station is a 2 minute walk away from the College.

      Travelling by Bus

      The College is beside the Tesco bus stop. For information regarding bus times and routes visit

      Travelling by Car

      At Sheerness Docks roundabout, bear right and follow road over bridge, College in front of you. At next roundabout, keep in left-hand lane (Superstore) and at mini roundabout, bear right (bus stop on your left, McDonalds facing you). Turn right, College entrance and parking on your right, in front of public car park) For Sat Nav, please input ME12 1HL.