Description

This qualification and course in roofing is suitable for people in the construction and built environment sector working across a broad range of areas. It is made to assess occupational competence in the workplace where people are made to demonstrate their skills and knowledge to a level essential in the industry of construction in related to the roofing.

Whom is this course built for?

This NVQ Diploma is made for Roofers who lay either roof tiles or roof slates. This course is designed for operatives from any construction background but should have an experience of at least 12 months full time’ working as a slate or tile roofer. You will need to demonstrate your assessor that you have the necessary skills and knowledge to gain evidence that meets the requirements for this NVQ Diploma.

Content

Pathway One (Roof Slater)

  • Moving, Handling and Storing Resources in the Workplace
  • Conforming to General Health, Safety and Welfare in the Workplace
  • Conforming to Productive Working Practices in the Workplace
  • Installing Regular Sized Natural Roof Slate to Standard Roof Details in the Workplace
  • Installing Pre-formed Weathering Flashings to Roofs in the Workplace
  • Installing Roofing Backgrounds and Components in the Workplace

Pathway Two (Roof Tiler)t

  • Moving, Handling and Storing Resources in the Workplace.
  • Conforming to General Health, Safety and Welfare in the Workplace
  • Conforming to Productive Working Practices in the Workplace
  • Installing underlay, battens and roofing components in the workplace
  • Installing pre-formed weathering flashings to roofs in the workplace
  • Installing regular sized natural roof slate to standard roof details in the workplace

Certification?

On completion of this course you will be having an NVQ 2 in Roof Slating or Tiling. With the result of which you can apply for the relevant CSCS card once you have passed the appropriate CSCS test.
This course can help people to demonstrate competence in the roofing sector at a level essential by the construction and built environment industry.