You will learn a variety of roof construction skills and techniques, including:

Using felt and membranes
Tiling and slating
Installing fascias
Dry verges and cladding
The skills and understanding that you will gain on this course can be put into practice when working on houses, offices, shops, and a variety of other buildings. You will be able to repair your own roof instead of hiring a professional, and if you are thinking of pursuing a career in roof construction, this course is a great first step.

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Who is this course suitable for?

Our Roof Construction course is suitable for anyone who would like to build and repair roofs to a professional standard. No experience is required, and we accept candidates from all kinds of different places and backgrounds.

Ideal candidates for our roofing training include DIY enthusiasts, property developers, budding handymen/women, and any tradesperson who wishes to add a useful new skill to their portfolio.

What certification will I receive?

Those who complete our roofing training course will receive an Access Training certificate to confirm their attendance of the training programme and serve as proof of the skills they have learned.

Units covered

Here’s what you can expect to cover on this training course:
Estimating, planning and calculating
Replacing slates
Lead work on aprons, cloaking and flashing
Cutting slate/concrete tiles
How to felt and baton to hips
Slating/tiling to hips/valleys

Progress routes

Once you have completed the roofing training course, you may choose to proceed onto another Access Training course and further expand your skillset. Here are some of the other courses we offer:

Why choose Access Training?

Here are just a few of the reasons to train with Access Training Academies:
  • Specialist teaching staff with years of industry experience
  • Outstanding training facilities that will help you master the relevant skills
  • Flexible course options that allow you to train around other commitments
To learn more about our roof construction training course, please get in touch with Access Training Academies today.