Installing a range of roofing materials and products. This occupation involves installing a range of roofing materials and products, at height.  It includes interpreting drawings, measuring and calculating the required amount of materials.  Roofing work can involve anything from repairing a single tile or slate on a domestic property, to re-roofing public buildings such as schools, working on new build housing projects, or installing the roof on large commercial buildings.  Roofers can be on site from a few hours to a few weeks so this occupation should suit those who like to move workplaces on a regular basis.  The work is varied and would suit individuals who prefer working outside.

Typical Duration

24 Months




1 Day Block Release and Workplace Assessments

Assessment Methods

The end-point assessment will consist of:

  • Knowledge test
  • Observation with questioning
  • Interview underpinned by portfolio of workplace evidence

Job Sectors

  • Roofing Surveyor
  • Site Manager
  • Roofing Consultant