AB, BC, MB, NB, NL, NS, NT, NU, ON, PE, QC, YT
LOCATIONS DESIGNATED RED SEAL
Median wage in Canada
FLOORCOVERING INSTALLER install, replace and repair a variety of floorcoverings. They work with cushion, carpeting, vinyl, resilient tile, sheet flooring and seasonal carpet. In some jurisdictions, floorcovering installers may also install and repair pre-finished wood, unfinished wood, engineered wood, laminate and artificial turf. Performing tasks:
- Performs safety -related functions and common occupational skills.
- Removes existing floorcovering and prepares substrate.
- Installs and Services carpet.
- Installs and Services resilient flooring.
- Installs pre-finished solid and engineered hardwood, and laminate flooring.
ABOUT RED SEAL TRADES
The Red Seal Program, formally known as the Interprovincial Standards Red Seal Program, is a program that sets common standards to assess the skills of tradespeople across Canada. The industry is heavily involved in developing the national standard for each trade. It is a partnership between the federal government, provinces, and territories responsible for apprenticeship training and trade certification in their jurisdictions.