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Serving Alberta's Roofing Industry Since 1961

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Course 203: Sustainability and Leak Detection


With many aspects of construction moving towards improved environmental and sustainable practices, additional duties and responsibilities are being introduced with every trade. An overview of the different rating systems, guiding principles, administrative requirements and aspects specific to roofing will be discussed. Students will learn which specific areas of their work contribute to the overall sustainability of a project.


Roofers will review old and new roof systems and the most likely cause of leaks. The roofers will examine the most effective way to use thermal scans and electronic leak monitoring to resolve problems.


Reading assignment to be completed prior to class.

Course Fee: 
  • covered by ARCA
  • no-shows are charged $120 per person
Session Length: 
  • half-day