This course will fully prepare you for a craft apprenticeship in Roof Slating and Tiling
The course is intended for anyone who wishes to prepare for a craft apprenticeship in Roof Slating & Tiling.
Preparation for apprenticeship application and employability skills in general are key course aims
What you will learn
In addition to a range of introductory roof Slating and Tiling units, you will also undertake units on
- Health & Safety,
- Access Platforms
- Construction Drawing
- Construction Numeracy.
You will receive training towards CSCS testing.
Learners may be expected to engage with blended learning off campus.
This course has no formal entry requirements, but applicants must have a genuine interest in the trade and have a desire to gain an apprenticeship on course completion.
For this course, if English is not your first language
- you need to have SQA ESOL National 5 (or equivalent)
- If you do not have a formal ESOL qualification but your language skills meet this level, you should apply for your course and then contact our Admissions team to organise an internal language assessment here at the College.
While the pre-apprenticeship is in roof slating and tiling, there are many transferable skills and attitudes gained throughout the progress of the course which students can and have employed to gain apprenticeships and other careers within construction sector.