ERIC Number: ED182545
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1979-Sep
Study Guide for Floorcovering [and Instructor's Key]. V&TECC Curriculum Guide.
Duenk, Lester G.; And Others
Designed for use with industrial cooperative training programs, this study guide on floor covering installation presents the basic foundation knowledge which must be put to practice on the job. The guide begins with a floor covering occupational brief. Specific topics in this section include status of the occupation, working conditions, salary, and future employment. The remainder of the guide is comprised of the following ten units of instruction: (1) Methods of Fitting Sheet Materials: Freehand Knifing; (2) Scribing, Direct or Straight, Scribing Pipe, and Door Trams; (3) Pattern Scribing; (4) Recess Scribe of Underscribe Seam, Finishing the Job, Installation Tips; (5) Installation Tips on Pattern Matching Sheet Vinyl Floors; (6) Estimating Patterned Sheet Materials; (7) Installation Procedures; (8) How to Test for Moisture Underlayments; (9) Adhesive Recommendations for Installing Resilient Floors; and (10) Adhesives. Each unit follows a typical format: materials needed, references, introduction; assignment, and check-up questions. An instructor's key for the study guide is appended. (LRA)
Descriptors: Cooperative Education, Floor Layers, Flooring, Instructional Materials, Learning Activities, Occupational Information, Secondary Education, Vocational Education
Public Information and Publications Office, Virginia Dept. of Education, Richmond, VA 23216 (Order No. CG-14, $1.75)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner; Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Virginia State Dept. of Education, Richmond. Div. of Vocational Education.; Virginia Polytechnic Inst. and State Univ., Blacksburg. Div. of Vocational-Technical Education.
Note: For a related document see CE 024 156