National Certificate in Flooring Level 4

This qualification is eligible for fees free.  Find out if you're eligible.

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How long it takes

The National Certificate in Flooring (Level 4) typically takes 3 years to complete.

How much it costs

The first year start-up fee for flooring is $795, and each year after that there is an additional annual fee of $810. You'll receive separate invoices for off-job training fees as these become scheduled.  Read more about fees and payment.

What you'll learn

You'll learn the skills required by people who install floor coverings.   This qualification covers:

Compulsory section

  • characteristics of chemicals
  • producing scale plans
  • assessing moisture content
  • examining and evaluating substrates
  • identifying hazards
  • legislation and regulatory standards
Elective sections - you'll need to choose a combination of electives which cover everything you'll be doing at work.
  • carpet installation
  • fine sand and finishes
  • resilient flooring installation
  • substrate preparation
  • timber overlay installation
  • resin flooring application

Need to know more?

For additional qualification information refer to the NZQA website or call us: 0800 422 486.