Roofer Apprenticeship

Area Of Interest

Skilled Trades

Program Code

Trade Code: 449A


A Roofer Apprenticeship is generally trained in areas such as:

  • Roof Systems and Applications
  • Roof Maintenance
  • Sloped Roofing

At Confederation College, we're committed to building futures as strong and enduring as the roofs our graduates learn to construct. Our Roofer Apprenticeship Program is meticulously designed to blend traditional craftsmanship with modern technology, preparing students for a resilient career in the ever-evolving roofing industry.

Program Highlights

  • Comprehensive Curriculum: Our program offers an in-depth exploration of both theoretical and practical aspects of roofing. From understanding different roofing materials to mastering the latest installation techniques, our curriculum is crafted to ensure well-rounded proficiency.

  • Hands-On Learning Experience: At Confederation College, we believe in learning by doing. Our program includes extensive hands-on training, simulating real-world scenarios to build confidence and skills that go beyond the classroom.

  • Safety-First Approach: Emphasizing the utmost importance of safety, our program incorporates training in safety standards and regulations. We prepare our students to not only protect themselves but also to contribute to safer work environments.

  • Industry-Relevant Skills: Staying attuned to the industry’s needs, our program covers various roofing systems, repair and maintenance techniques, and the latest sustainable practices, ensuring our graduates are job-ready and industry-relevant.

  • Expert Faculty: Learn from the best. Our experienced faculty are industry veterans who bring a wealth of knowledge and insights, offering mentorship that shapes skilled professionals.

Program Fees

Tailored for future roofers, the Level 1 cost is $400.00.

It's important to check for any recent changes in the fees for the most accurate information.

Your Pathway to Success

  • Career Opportunities: Graduates are primed for employment in diverse sectors, including construction firms, roofing specialist companies, and building maintenance services. The entrepreneurial spirited can leverage their skills to start their own roofing business.

  • Lifelong Learning: The roofing industry is dynamic, and continuous learning is key. We encourage our graduates to pursue further certifications and training, keeping them ahead in their career.

  • Community of Support: Join a network of Confederation College alumni who are leaders in their trades. Our supportive community and ongoing guidance extend well beyond graduation.

Begin Your Journey at Confederation College

Whether you're starting a new career or enhancing your skills, the Roofer Apprenticeship Program at Confederation College is your stepping stone to a successful future in the roofing industry. Enroll with us and be a part of a tradition of excellence and a community committed to skill, safety, and success.

Apply Today

Ready to start your journey with Confederation College? Apply now to the Roofer Apprenticeship Program and take the first step towards a rewarding career in roofing. Your future is waiting! 🛠️🎓


Important Information About All Apprenticeship Training Programs

Employment Opportunities

Program in the construction and building upkeep sectors. Our program graduates are armed with a blend of hands-on expertise and theoretical comprehension, making them an invaluable addition to various work environments.

Primary Employment Sectors:

  • Building Companies: Our graduates can secure roles in domestic, commercial and industrial construction companies. Their proficiency in installing an array of roofing systems makes them ideal for new build projects.
  • Roofing Expert Companies: Firms specializing in roofing often look for professionals who have extensive training in specific roofing methods, materials, and safety measures.
  • Building Maintenance and Repair Service Providers: Companies focusing on maintaining and repairing existing infrastructure offer opportunities. Graduates can employ their abilities in identifying and rectifying roof damages, retrofitting, and resurfacing.
  • Self-Employment: The program lays the groundwork for those with entrepreneurial aspirations to set up their own roofing businesses, delivering services in installation, upkeep, and consultation.

Benefits for Graduates

  • Varied Skill Set: The program's wide-ranging curriculum ensures that graduates are proficient in diverse roofing systems, safety guidelines, and the newest industry standards, enhancing their job prospects.
  • Knowledge of Safety and Regulations: With a significant focus on safety and adherence to building codes and regulations, graduates are ready to meet the industry's call for responsible and safe roofing practices.
  • Practical Experience: The on-the-job training aspects of the program let graduates gain real-world experience, preparing them for immediate employment post-apprenticeship.
  • Career Progression: The program opens the door for professional development. Graduates can climb the career ladder to supervisory or managerial positions or specialize in specific roofing systems.

Todd Henry

Program Coordinator
(807) 475-6396

Contact our Recruitment Team