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Congratulations are in order to Sean Keenor who won a Silver medal in the SkillBuild Final held at the NEC Birmingham in November 2014. During 3 days of competition Sean competed against 7 other roofers from around the UK and showed an outstanding level of skill to finish in the Silver medal position. Judge, Simon […] View »


News article; 1 October, 2014

Successful SkillBuild Regional Heat apprentice, Sean Keenor of RoofSmart, to compete in the National Finals in November for a place in the WorldSkills UK team. View »

New Roof Training Centre Apprenticeship Programme

News article; 4 February, 2013

RoofTrain's fully-funded Pitched Roofing Specialist Apprentice Programme will be starting in April 2013 at our dedicated roof training centre. View »

Keeping Traditional Lead Skills Alive

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News article; 12 November, 2012

RoofTrain helps more professional roofers on the lead welding and dressing training course. View »

SAP Trainees Success at SkillBuild

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News article; 9 July, 2012

How Sam and Dave used the Specialist Apprenticeship Programme to gain essential roofing skills at RoofTrain. View »

Subsidised Solar Success

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News article; 25 April, 2012

How RoofTrain can provide FREE solar training to tiled roofs for NFRC members. View »

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