Scaffolding and Roofing Apprenticeships

If you are able to understand building plans, this job could suit you. As a roofer, your work could range from re-slating the roof on a house, to restoring the lead sheets on an old building. As a scaffolder, you would put up and take down scaffolding to allow other workers to reach the higher levels of buildings during construction, cleaning and renovation projects.

What can we offer?

  • Assessors and trainers with extensive industry experience
  • Free minibus service to the Greater Manchester SkillCentre
  • Specialist training facilities
  • On-site subsidised canteen and social learning zones

Who could you work for?

The Skills Company works with a number of scaffolding and roofing companies such as BB Scaffolrding Services, Network Scaffolding and Allied Scaffolding.

What will you do?

An Apprentice in this sector would be required to:

  • Follow health and safety procedures
  • Erect and dismantle temporary structures
  • Remove or repair broken tiles or slates
  • Cut and fit lead flashings around chimney stacks and adjoining¬†walls

Take a look at what it's like to train at Greater Manchester SkillCentre: