ERIC Number: ED182547
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1979-Sep
Study Guide for Carpet Laying [and Instructor's Key]. A Resource Guide for Industrial Cooperative Training Programs. V&TECC Curriculum Guide.
Duenk, Lester G.; And Others
This study guide was prepared to aid industrial cooperative training coordinators in the technical training phase of the carpet laying training program. The guide begins with a section related to carpet laying career guidance. Specific topics in the section include status of the occupation, working conditions, salary, qualifications, and future employment. The remainder of the guide is comprised of the following thirteen units of instruction: (1) Measuring and Planning, (2) Cutting, (3) Seaming, (4) Hand Sewing, (5) Rugs and Edge Finishing-Installation, (6) Installation of Tackless Strip, (7) Installation of Underlay, (8) Carpet Installation Procedures, (9) Installation of Foam Rubber Backed Carpet, (10) Commercial or Contract Installations, (11) Alternate Installation Procedures, (12) Carpeting Stairs, and (13) Miscellaneous Installation Problems. Each unit follows a typical format consisting of references, introduction, assignment, and check-up questions. An instructor's key for chapter tests and check-up questions is appended. (LRA)
Descriptors: Carpeting, 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-13, $2.00)
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 024 153