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Ceramic Tiling

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You will learn how to successfully install a basic floor, shower and backsplash. The following topics will be covered:

1) shop and tool safety;

2) surface preparation, including plywood, ditra and cement board;

3) types, differences and costs of various tiles, i.e. ceramic, porcelain and glass;

4) types of thinsets and adhesives and their different applications;

5) types of grout and spacing of tiles;

6) layout and design to create different visual effects; and

7) various cutting techniques.

This course will be a mix of theory and practical.


Students will meet in room 1-12. Safety equipment, including safety glasses and boots is mandatory in all shop/lab classes. Students are to bring a tape measure and pencil to class.


  • Spring/Summer - None required

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CRN Day Date Time Hours Location Instructor Fee Availability
11651Sat05-JUN-20 to 06-JUN-2009:10 am - 01:10 pm8Whitby WHITBY Paul Taylor$165.00
Sat05-JUN-20 to 06-JUN-2009:10 am - 01:10 pmWhitby WHITBY
Fri05-JUN-20 to 06-JUN-2006:10 pm - 10:10 pmWhitby WHITBY
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