Regional Training Program - Session 2 - Gauged Porcelain Tile & Gauged Porcelain Tile Panels/Slabs
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Regional Training Program - Session 2 - Gauged Porcelain Tile & Gauged Porcelain Tile Panels/Slabs

 Export to Your Calendar 10/5/2017
When: Thursday, October 5, 2017
7:30 PM
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Bricklayers and Allied Craftworkers Training Center
17125 W Cleveland Avenue
New Berlin, Wisconsin  53227
United States
Contact: Becky Serbin
770-366-2566


Online registration is available until: 10/5/2017
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This course if for session #2 only.
Gauged Porcelain Tile and Gauged Porcelain
Tile Panels/Slabs

Only 20 spots available! Register Now!

$50.00 Refundable deposit upon completion of the course

All no-shows/cancellations forfeit a refund.





 

7:30 - 8:00 Arrive at Training Center: 17125 W Cleveland Ave
New Berlin, WI
Sign in
Continental Breakfast

8:00 Welcome and Introductions
Overview of Program and Session Curriculum
Safety Briefing

8:15 Presentation
Introduction to Tile Industry Standards
Substrate Analysis and Preparation

9:30 Break into registered session #2
Gauged Porcelain Tile and Gauged Porcelain Tile Panels/Slabs

11:45 Lunch / Vendor Tabletops

12:45 Return to registered session #2
Gauged Porcelain Tile and Gauged Porcelain Tile Panels/Slabs

4:30 Session Review
Q&A 


Detailed Description

 
9:45 Mini Session: Gauged Porcelain Tile / GPTP
• ANSI A118.19
• ANSI A137.3
• Flat, Plumb, Square, Level

10:00 Mini Session: Setting Materials
• Proper material selection
• Water range LHT bonding mortars
• Other setting materials
• Surface rendering and preparation materials
• Following manufacturer instructions

10:15 Hands on Session: Substrate Preparation
Floors and Walls
• Inspect horizontal and vertical substrates for
flatness
• Discuss proper substrate preparation, materials and
techniques
• Mix and pour self leveling underlayment
  10:45 Hands on Session: Specialized Tools and Material
Handling
• Attendees receive introduction to specialized tools and equipment
and hands on guidance to properly handle, measure and cut materials

12:45 Instructor led hands on demonstrations
• Measure, cut and handle tile
• Trowel selection and troweling techniques
• Timing / Teamwork
• Bedding / Coverage
• Lippage tuning systems
• Control / Expansion / Perimeter joints
• Vertical installation
• Horizontal installation
• Cutting and drilling for penetrations

4:30 Review