Duration: 2 years
Structure: 23 weeks training plus on-the-job experience
Location: NCC Scotland and your workplace
Date: See How to apply below
Funding: See Funding below
This apprenticeship course is for people who want to gain an academic qualification in roof sheeting and cladding, while gaining professional experience.
You’ll learn how to cut, shape and fix materials including metal, plastic and cement panels to create walls and roofs.
You’ll gain knowledge on the use of single and double skin, as well as factory-assembled composite systems that include flashings, fasteners and fixings.
The course includes practical training in the following:
You’ll also gain competence in:
A combination of classroom-based theory and workshop-based practicals, individual tutorials and progress reviews. Assessment will take place via:
No formal requirements, but it’s useful to have GCSE grades A*-C in English, maths and technology.
To help us assess your suitability for the course, you'll need to:
You will be paid while you learn.
The following CITB grants are available for employers to fund their apprentices on this course:
If you applied for your apprenticeship through the Education and Skills Funding Agency, only applicants aged between 16 and 18 who have not been placed on a training scheme before are guaranteed full funding.
Call 0300 456 5037 for course dates and how to apply.
You can be assessed for higher NVQs at the National Construction College. We provide details to all trainees.