Careers In Roofing

Pre-Apprenticeship Training for Roofers

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Apprenticeship Information for Prospective Roofers

Canadian Roofing Reference Manual

Industry Research and Reports

Contact Information


This page provides guidelines, background briefing documents, and a detailed outline of pre-apprenticeship training. 

Click on the links below to open individual pages.  To download a complete set of pages in .pdf format, click here
  Program Description
  Guidelines for New Workers
  Guidelines for Participating Employers
  Guidelines for Mentors and Coaches
  A Guideline for Workplace Coaching Skills
  Background Briefing for School Boards and Counselors
  Background Briefing for Provincial Associations
  Background Briefing for Union Locals and Joint Training Trusts
  Background Briefing for Provincial Ministries and Advisory Boards
  Detailed Outline of Training: Overview/Orientation
  Detailed Outline of Training: Pre-Apprenticeship Program
  Detailed Outline of Training: Built-Up Roofing
  Detailed Outline of Training: Modified Bitumen Membrane Roofing
  Detailed Outline of Training: Single-Ply Thermoplastic Roofing
  Detailed Outline of Training: Single-Ply Thermoset Roofing
  Detailed Outline of Training: Hot Rubberized Roofing
  Detailed Outline of Training: Cold Process Roofing
  Detailed Outline of Training: Steep Roofing
  Contact List of Roofing Contractor Associations

For further information, please contact:

Bob Brunet
Canadian Roofing Contractors Association (CRCA)

Mark Curtis
Sheet Metal Workers International Association

This web page was produced by the Sheet Metal and Roofing Training and Human Resources National Committee (SMARTHINC).
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