Oregon Tile Trades Finisher Apprenticeship License

The Tile Trades Finisher Apprenticeship License allows you to do the following work:

  • Cleaning of surfaces to prepare for tile, including:
    • Interior walls
    • Showers
    • Tubs
    • Countertops
    • Floors
    • Stairs
    • Structure exteriors
  • Cutting tile
  • Mixing mortar
  • Setting up materials and supplies
  • Work on homes or commercial buildings

How to Get the Tile Trades Finisher Apprenticeship License in Oregon?

Before applying, note that, first, previous experience with physical and volunteer work, punctuality, and consistent work history are all taken into account during the application process. If you don't have previous experience in the Tile Trades Finisher Apprenticeship field, consider applying for a pre-apprenticeship program. Second, having a criminal record is not a work impediment.

  1. Meet the following basic requirements:
    • Be at least 18 years of age
    • High School or General Educational Development (GED) diploma; refer to the list of apprenticeship trades to determine if a High School Diploma is needed
    • Possess certain physical skills depending on the type of work to be carried out
    • Have no issue with transportation to local or out-of-town areas and job sites
  2. Choose between the available programs for the Tile Trades Finisher Apprenticeship, making sure that applications are being accepted:
  3. Submit your application through the official program website:
  4. Present an interview and take the corresponding exams for the chosen program