Apprenticeship coupled with upgrading is the best option for developing qualified installers.
As a member of the BC Floorlayers Union Local 1541, you will be professionally represented by our organization and will acquire more power over decisions that affect your workplaces and your families. By exercising your right to join our Union, you are taking control of your wages, benefits, and working conditions to ensure you and your co-workers are treated with dignity and respect.
For the past 70 years, Local 1541 have been representing floorcovering installers of all ages, providing a democratic organization for working people's free choice to join together for the purpose of collective bargaining and other mutual aid protection.
As a member of our Union, your participation will add to our united voice to help strengthen our power in numbers. Local 1541 has helped set the standard in the floorcovering industry since 1947. We are committed to champion the following for the benefit of our membership:
As a member, you will have access to training with the government sponsored Floorcovering Installer Apprenticeship program to achieve the skills and qualifications required to be successful in the floorcovering industry. We are dedicated to providing the next generation of floorlaying professionals with the tools and resources they need to succeed in a demanding and competitive business.