The natural stone tiling course teaches a specialist skill in tiling that is sought after in many build design commissions and domestic build projects. The trend of using natural stone tiling in modern designs for residential and commercial spaces is becoming more popular.
While each training provider's programme vary, in general, the natural stone tiling course aims to train the novice to become highly competent in this skill. A hands-on approach is the norm and usually the student will be assigned an area of space, such as a fully fitted bathroom or kitchen, on which to apply their tiling training.
Most learning providers will provide tools and materials but you will be required to wear suitable clothing and protective footwear (preferably steel toed), which is compulsory.
Who is the natural stone tiling courses aimed at?
The natural stone tiling course is suitable for anyone who is or will be involved in tiling an area of space inside a home or commercial building. It is suitable for both novice tilers and those who have never attempted tiling before.
It is also great for interior designers who need to understand this type of work in order to understand how natural stone could be incorporated into their designs as well as do costing for materials and labour to commission a specialist tiling professional.
The natural stone tiling course is described below:
Natural stone tiling course content
- Introduction to marble and slate
- Natural stone versus man made products
- How to seal natural stone
- Using adhesives
- Tiling tools
- Cutting and measuring natural stone tiles
- Recognising and enhancing the natural aesthetics of slate and marble
- Tiling techniques and uneven surfaces
- Sealing and grouting
After completing the natural stone tiling course
Sometimes all it takes to get motivated and inspired to go on to more advanced tiling training is to get your feet slightly wet and that could very well happen after you successfully complete the natural stone tiling course. Take a look at the other tiling courses if you are interested in becoming a qualified tiling professional.
Available tiling courses
- Tiling DIY
- Tiling Advanced
- Tiling Level 2
- Tiling Level 3
- Tanking and Floor Screeding
- Victorian and Mosaic Tiling
Visit our training course directory and find out more details about enrolling onto tiling courses available with leading fitness course providers.