Specialist Apprenticeship Programme (SAP) QCF Level 2

Course Aims

roofingSAP is a 2-year apprenticeship scheme that leads to a QCF Level 2 in Metal Roofing (Lead & Hard Metals) while automatically gaining a City & Guilds 6055 Leadworkers Certificate and Construction Skills Certification Scheme (CSCS) recognition, once successfully completed a health and safety test.

This training scheme is designed to be delivered in a modularised manner by a combination of formal instruction off-job, followed by on site training with an employer, where the final end assessment of the skills and knowledge gained will be carried out.


  • Trainees will gain experience through off the job training sessions in every aspect of the industry.
  • Flexibility through the on site training elements to suit the employer’s core business requirements.
  • Understand the hazards and safe working practises within this specialised industry.
  • Learn to form and install lead sheet flashings, weatherings and roof details to a variety of roof finish to recognised practise and standards of competence.
  • Delivery of an QCF Level 2 over a 2-year period.
  • Gain a City & Guilds 6055 Leadwork certificate.
  • CSCS recognition (on successful completion of a health and safety test).

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