Pitched Roofing Course

Example of course plan

Day 1 Interlocking tiles

Eaves ventilation and support tray

Breather membrane

Gauging and fixing Battens

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Tiling (including fixing)

Dry verge

Dry ridge

Written Maths & Product Knowledge test

 

Day 2 Interlocking tiles

Fixing under-cloak

Mixing mortar

Running wet verge

Bedding ridge tiles

Pointing wet verge

Written Module test

 

Day 3 Plain tiles

Stripping tiles & re-stacking

Stripping battens & de-nailing

Breather membrane

Gauging and fixing battens

Dry fix verge

Fixing under-cloak

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Tiling (including fixing eaves)

Written Method Statement

 

Day 4 Plain tiles

Tiling (continued)

Mixing mortar

Running wet verge

Bedding ridge tiles

Written Module test

 

Day 5 Plain tiles

Marking and cutting tiles with pincers

Strip tiles and re-stack

Strip battens and de-nail

Remove breather membrane

Repeat Maths and Product Knowledge test from Day 1

 

Day 6 Natural slates

Breather membrane

Gauging and fixing battens

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Marking and cutting eave slates

Slating

Written test on Invoicing and Quotations

 

Day 7 Natural slates

Slating

Fixing verges

Marking and Trimming verge slates

Marking and Trimming top eaves

Dry ridge tiles

Written Module test 

 

Day 8 Natural slates

Marking and trimming decorative slates

Stripping slates and re-stacking

Stripping battens and de-nailing

Written Knowledge Development test

 

Day 9 Presentation

Presentation of Interlocking tiles/Plain tiles/Natural slates

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