Master Installer: Laminate & Wood

Today’s consumers expect flooring installers to deliver a top quality flooring installation. That’s why Quick-Step has developed the 'Quick-Step Master Installer Course'. With this course, Quick-Step trains and accredits experienced floor fitters who take pride in their skills and professional workmanship. 

Course format

The three-day training is intense yet very rewarding. The programme includes a mixture of discussions, presentations, one-to-one mentoring throughout the course and up to five practical installations in dedicated training bays. At the end of the course, there will be a formal assessment.

Course programme

The Quick-Step Master Installer Course offers a balanced mix of technical explanations, presentations and practical sessions. It will cover the following topics in great detail:

  • Health & safety
  • The flooring process and the manufacturing of laminate, engineered and solid wood flooring
  • Wood structure and water and their relationship to drying, movement, moisture, saturation and humidity
  • Subfloor preparation, types, moisture meters, calculations, smoothing compounds and contaminates
  • Adhesive types & application
  • Laminate flooring products, underlayments, layouts, installation, underfloor heating, stair cases and maintenance 
  • Real engineered wood, manufacturing, underlayments and acoustics, layouts, installation, underfloor heating, repairs and maintenance
  • Solid, engineered and laminate board replacement processes

Target audience

The Master Installer Course is designed for professional flooring installers with at least two years' experience. The course builds on their knowledge of pre-installation evaluations, screeds, adhesives and more difficult and intricate flooring installations.


On the last day of the course, each participant will be asked to complete a specific task within a certain time frame in one of the training bays. This task will be evaluated by the Training Manager.

Quick-Step will actively promote the skills and professional workmanship of qualified Master Installers. For this reason only the very best flooring installers will receive the Quick-Step Master Installer certification.


Day 1:  8.45am - 5.30pm
Day 2: 8.45am - 5.30pm
Day 3: 8.45am - 5.30pm

Practical information

Accommodation is optional and participants can benefit from our reduced rates on a dinner, bed and breakfast basis by staying in our preferred hotel. Lunch will be provided.

Available Master Installer: Laminate & Wood courses

09/09/2019 - 11/09/2019
Master Installer: Laminate & Wood (EN) 0 seats left Quick-Step Academy UK 399.0 £
23/09/2019 - 25/09/2019
Master Installer: Laminate & Wood (EN) 6 seats left Quick-Step Academy UK 399.0 £ Book course
Why take the Master Installer course?
  • Get listed as certified installer on

  • Carry the prestigous Quick-Step Master Installer ID card

  • Offer customers the optional FREE 2 year installation warranty

  • Receive van stickers identifying you as a Quick-Step Master Installer

  • Purchase Master installer clothing

  • Point of sale and marketing support for retailers

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