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Roof tiling 

A roof tile is a pressed or moulded tile of concrete, clay or metal fixed in rows to tile battens and lapped at the ends and sides to provide a weather tight exterior surface to roof and fascia structures. For licensing purposes, the term ‘roof tile’ does not include roofing slates, shingles or shakes or imitation roofing slates, shingles or shakes.

For licensing purposes, roof tiling is the fixing of roof tiles to exterior surface of roof and fascia structures.

Roof tiling work includes bedding and pointing of tiles, associated flashing and valley, anti-ponding board, sarking and batten installation. It also includes the installation of skylights, ventilators and the like as well as the application of protective coatings, not involving structural alteration of roof members/components, to tiled roofs.

Qualifications

Completion of:

  1. CPC30812/ CPC30811/ CPC30808/ BCG30803 Certificate Ill in Roof Tiling; or
  2. BCG30898 Certificate III in General Construction (Roof Tiling) TAFE course #7074; or
  3. Qualification 5688 Certificate III in Roof Tiling Trade TAFE course #7948.

 To find a Registered Training Organisation that provides the qualification listed above, refer to the information on building licensing courses.

Previous licence and supervisor certificate holders

Reissue of expired unconditioned licences and supervisor certificates

If you have ever held a licence or supervisor certificate in the current prescribed categories (Home Building Regulation 2014, clauses 13 and 14, excluding clause 13(a)(ii)) that was not subject to restrictions or conditions and you apply for a new licence or supervisor certificate, your previous licence or certificate will be accepted in lieu of the current qualification requirements.

Reissue of expired licences and supervisor certificates held in the last five (5) years that were subject to conditions or restrictions

If you have held a licence or supervisor certificate in the last five (5) years that was subject to restrictions or conditions in the prescribed categories (Home Building Regulation 2014, clauses 13 and 14, excluding clause 13(a)(ii)), we will assess your application and reissue you a licence or certificate that reflects the scope of work that your licence or certificate covered. This may include being subject to conditions or restrictions.

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