Floorlayers Union Local 1541

Designed for the members of Floor Covering Local Unions in the Province of British Columbia to offer protection and security for organized workers in the Floor Covering Industry.

Training & Upgrading

Apprenticeship coupled with upgrading is the best option for developing qualified installers.

Health & Wellness

The Floorlayers’ Welfare Trust Fund is designed for members of floor covering local unions in BC to offer health care benefits.

Pension Plan

Local 1541 believes that all workers should retire with dignity, security, and enjoy their golden years.

Employment Opportunity

Seeking qualified Journeymen floorlayers and Apprentices skilled in floor covering.

Training Calendar

Check out our calendar of upcoming Training courses and opportunities.

There's No Better Time to Join

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:

  • Negotiate collective agreements
  • Workers rights
  • Health and safety
  • Mentoring
  • Pension
  • Health benefits
  • Setting the standard in the industry for training and wages
  • Develop apprenticeship training
  • Installer training and upgrading

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.


Learning the Skills

The Floorcovering Installer Apprenticeship will train you to install, repair and replace resilient floorcovering materials such as underlayment, carpet, sheet goods, luxury vinyl tile and hardwood in commercial, residential and industrial buildings.
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Have Questions?

The BC Floorlayers Union Local 1541 is always interested in hearing from both members and the general public.