RoofCERT Mandatory Training e-learning — NFRC RoofCERT Roofing Accreditation

RoofCERT Mandatory Training e-learning

Important COVID-19 related message for those who have completed the RoofCERT Technical Knowledge Test

We want to reassure those that have completed the RoofCERT Technical Knowledge Test that despite the disruption caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, it will still possible to complete your roofing accreditation.

Government guidelines state that it is still possible for furloughed workers to engage in educational activity, so now is a great time to get involved with e-learning/online training.

Furthermore, the six compulsory health and safety courses that form part of the overall accreditation scheme can be completed online.

Please see a summary below of the several training providers offering e-learning modules for the courses outlined in the accreditation programme:

Training Course e-learning links
Working at Height
Manual Handling
Abrasive Wheels
Asbestos Awareness (Asbestos awareness courses must be IATP or UKATA approved)
Basic First Aid (note: this course offers basic first aid training and by completing the course does not mean you are a qualified first aider)
Fire Safety

Should you wish to make your own selection (others are available) then please ensure that one of the following professional institutions have approved the content:

  • ROSPA—Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents
  • IOSH—Institution of Occupational Safety and Health
  • IIRSM—International institute of Risk and Safety Management
  • UKATA—UK Asbestos Training Association
  • AITP—Independent Asbestos Training Providers

You can also look up your local roofing training group (see opposite) who can support your with the above training needs.

For any other support relating to your RoofCERT accreditation please contact

For more information relating to support for the roofing industry during the current pandemic then please visit the Coronavirus hub on the NFRC website.

Example of online Working at Height training from High Speed Training

Local Roofing Training Groups

Independent Roof Training Group (Scotland)

Ian Letham
07771 935 820

North West Roof Training Group

Sue Wharton
07801 278282

North East Roof Training Group

Helen Wilson
07771 802096

Yorkshire Independent Roof Training Group

Denise Cherry
07971 232645

Midland Roof Training Group

Paul Harper
07968 505 161

London & Southern Roofing Training Group

Michelle Workman
07809 874 419

South Central Roofing Training Group

Eastern Region Roof Training Group

South Wales & South West Roofing Training Group

Nichola Smith
01395 233667
07525 120958

Wales National Roof Training Group

Lesley Hughes
07817 641984