A Rewarding Career in Flooring Technology

Flooring technicians are in high-demand with a pipeline of work offering a long and rewarding career for those with the right attitude and skillset.

The Become a Flooring Tech program is an initiative of the Australian Flooring Industry Alliance (AFIA), in conjunction with Holmesglen Institute of TAFE. The program was enabled by a Workplace Training Innovation Fund (WTIF) grant from the Victorian Department of Education and is supported by the Victorian Skills Commissioner.

Career Pathways

The Fully Funded Program – No out of pocket costs.

Highly Rewarding Opportunities

High-paid Employment and Pathway opportunities post study.

Learn and Earn

Apprentices receive ongoing payment while studying their apprenticeship based on industry award rates.

Hands-on Learning

Learn on-site with your employer as you develop your practical skill-set.


Have a Rewarding Career in Flooring Technology

The flooring industry has been an unexplored option for many individuals seeking a trade qualification. Flooring technicians are in high-demand and the volume of work available has the potential to offer a long and rewarding career for those with the right attitude and skillset.

Flooring Technicians benefit further as they operate indoors, and are not effected by weather conditions, as are many other trades. This means more consistent hours of operation and income for those entering this industry. Flooring is often the final trade to work onsite. This is highly-rewarding as you are able to see the incredible impact that flooring design and finish can give to a project.

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    Contact Sonya at the Australian Flooring Alliance on 0497 008 196

    Flooring Apprenticeship Financial Benefits

    • Receive ongoing payment while studying your apprenticeship based on industry award rates. To find out more about award rates, visit this link
    • A fully funded program, no out of pocket costs
    • High-paid employment and pathway opportunities post study

    Flooring Apprenticeship Practical on-site and Campus Learning

    • Learn on-site with your employer as you develop your practical skill-set
    • Study on campus and work with your employers on-site
    • Highly experienced Flooring Industry Advisors will support you
    • Learning environments at Holmesglen replicate practical real world experience
    • First 12 months will be focussed on practical skills and workplace communication and safety to ensure you are work-ready.

    Building on Your Flooring Apprenticeship

    • Choose from the various disciplines of Flooring Technology including Carpet, Timber, Vinyl, or a combination General Stream
    • Ability to transfer units and develop further into more senior levels of study

    Download our Apprenticeship Fact Sheet