Level 2-4 Roofing Apprenticeships – New Standard

Delivering roofer standard apprenticeship in roofing occupations. 

ERRTG has the highest roofer apprentice achievement rates in the UK at 92%

Eastern Region Roof Training are a Department for Education (DfE) Main apprenticeship provider across East Anglia and London and currently deliver roofer the new standard apprenticeships in Slate and Tile & Level 2 Waterproof Membranes. We have been delivering roofing apprentices with exceptional pass rates for the past 16 years. At Eastern Region Roof Training Group, we strive to ensure that our apprentices are prepared for the Roofing industry to a very high standard. We work in partnership with employers to support apprentices to thrive and excel, providing added value so apprentices can be the best version of themselves. We have excellent success outcomes sitting at 79% for 2022-2023, with 46% of apprentices achieving a distinction grade at End Point Assessment. 2023-2024 is another exciting year of achievement with 57% of distinction grades achieved to dateLevel 3 & 4 apprenticeships are available via remote learning. 

Our state-of-the-art training facility allows us to deliver multiple types of craft and apprenticeship training.  We are fully supported by CITB and Manufacturers.

Our workshops accommodate specialist training in Leadwork, Single Ply, Bituminous, Hot Melt, Blue Roof, Green Roof, GRP’s and Liquid Roofing. We are pleased to announce we went through our full OFSTED inspection in July 2023 and we were graded “GOOD” with elements of “OUTSTANDING”.

Read our full inspection here – https://reports.ofsted.gov.uk/provider/33/265415813004 Ofsted Proud To Be Good Web Banner 1580x954.indd

Apprentice Ambassadors:

Jack BradburyJoe KempSol Porter


Joe Kemp – Iceni Roofing

Jack Bradbury – Bailey MK Roofing

Sol Porter – Contour Roofing

Companies Offering Apprenticeships

Here at Eastern Region Training Group we work with many roofing companies of all sizes and descriptions around East Anglia. Please take a look at the below companies who are currently seeking young people who are looking to get into the roofing trade as an apprentice.

Where an opportunity allows, we have matched up individuals seeking employment with roofing contractors.

*We cannot make any guarantees of employment or enrollment onto a apprenticeship.


ASPECT ROOFING are seeking an apprentice or two to enroll onto the apprentice scheme with Eastern Region Roof Training. Please call us on 01473 744412 for more information.

TH MOSS ROOFING – IPSWICH (SUFFOLK) – Posted 18th July 2024

TH MOSS ROOFING are seeking one slate and tile apprentice. Candidate must be able to drive. Please call Aaron on 01473 744412 for more information.

If you wish to advertise your vacancy, please speak to Aaron or Kate on 01473 744412.

Frequently Asked Questions

Apprentices are usually young people, but they can be anyone aged 16+.
Apprentices work alongside experienced employees to learn specific skills.
As an apprentice, you will receive extensive training (including training towards nationally recognised qualifications such as NVQs). You will also earn a salary and receive paid holiday.

The minimum apprenticeship wage applies to those aged 16-18 and those aged 19 or over in their first year. All other apprentices should be paid the national minimum wage for their age or more.

For the latest up-to-date minimum wage information, click here.

Many employers are keen to keep their apprentices at the end of their training and try to find appropriate positions for them when the apprenticeship ends. There is no guarantee of a job, but by completing your training, your chances of getting another job are much higher.

Depending on the level, the industry sector and the apprentice’s ability, your apprenticeship could take anywhere between one to four years to complete.

You will gain qualifications through college assignments and work assessments throughout your apprenticeship. Your Eastern Region Roof assessor will regularly meet with you and your manager to

Create an Individual Learning Plan, including work experience and technical knowledge.
Check on your progress on all aspects of the qualifications you are working towards
Ensure your work experience supports your NVQ assignments
Ensure your NVQ assignments are complete and submitted on time

Visit our vacancies list above.
Look on the National Apprenticeship website, where many vacancies are listed on the Find an Apprenticeship Service.
Approach employers who may have vacancies.

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