This course is suited for those who are interested in becoming a roof tiler. The Roofing (Upskilling/Training) Certificate Level 1 is designed to provide you with the basic practical skills and general knowledge which can support you when gaining employment within the construction industry.
Your knowledge of different products, tools, techniques and problem solving methods will be learnt during practical tasks which will complement your theory lessons. Sessions will be delivered in our fully equipped workshops and classrooms.
Upon completion, you may progress to an apprenticeship or employment. Whilst there are no formal entry requirements for this course you must be able to work at heights.
Health, safety and welfare in construction
Communication in the workplace
Installing roofing backgrounds
Installing single-lap roof coverings to basic roof details
Tiling and slating
"The College and my tutors have provided me with skills that I need to go forward with my business, and is really encouraging in putting skills into practice on a regular basis. Having a network of other talented students is really beneficial for me to build working relationships with and collaborate on projects I am working on at the moment."Jake Raine-Harries
This course is available at our Vantage Point Campus.
Our inspirational Paignton Campus provides the very best learning environment, featuring state-of-the-art equipment and facilities.
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