UBC floor covering professionals receive both classroom and hands-on training at state-of-the-art training centers around the country. Initial training for apprentices and skill-enhancement courses for journeymen are taught by industry veterans or industry and manufacturer technical experts. Subjects range from basic skills to new technologies, tools, and/or installation methods. This comprehensive training translates into unmatched productivity by UBC members for their employers.
Safety, a top priority for every flooring contractor and crew, is a constant element of training. Topics include Infrastructure Health and Safety Association certifications, personal and tenant protection , containing contaminants, material handling, and more.