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SUCCESS AT SKILLBUILD NATIONAL FINALS

Many congratulations to Ryan Holland & Tom Thompson of the South West Roofing Training Group who have both taken part in the National Final of SkillBuild for roofing at the NEC Birmingham from 15-19 November. Ryan of Wheeler Roofing Ltd, Truro & Tom of A L King Roofing Ltd, Melksham gained a place in the final […] View »

LATEST LEAD WELDING AND BOSSING COURSE

Happy lead workers saying goodbye to Rooftrain, leaving with their newly acquired lead welding and bossing skills. Young specialist apprentice employees from O’Brien Roofing & Leadworks of Bridport and Summit Roofing Solutions of Hayle successfully completed the LSA approved Basic Lead Welding & Bossing Course which is specifically directed towards the roofing industry. Steve King, […] View »

REDLAND APPRENTICE OF THE YEAR AWARDS

Having been selected from building colleges throughout England and Wales and after two days stiff competition as one of ten of the country’s best roofing apprentices we are delighted to congratulate Cornishman Tom Knight on being awarded Highly Commended, a category created to acknowledge how close he was to the top award. The competition was […] View »

SKILLBUILD HEATS IN ST AUSTELL

News article; 4 May, 2017

RoofTrain has entered two apprentice roofers in the 2017 SkillBuild competition to be held in Cornwall during June. View »

ALAN’S APPRENTICES OFF TO SKILLBUILD FINALS AGAIN

He’s done it again, yet another pair from Alan Lander’s brood of apprentices, have qualified for the Skillbuild finals in November, following success in the South West Heat of this National competition for young slaters and tilers. Tom Knight of Wheeler Roofing Services Limited and Lee Dowding from Dylan Faber Roofing Ltd have both qualified […] View »

ESTIMATING EASTBOURNE TO EXETER

Leon Cumming & Carl Harris recently travelled down to Exeter from Eastbourne to attend our 2 day estimating course. Having been an SME for over 40 years Alan Lander is acutely aware how precious time is for small businesses, there never seeming to be enough hours in the day, and was happy to help by […] View »

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