Langley Training Services

Building skills, delivering Social Value for Better Living

National Roof Training Group

Langley Training Services Ltd (LTS), a Social Enterprise Company offers a range of qualifications from apprenticeships and continuous professional development to Health & Safety and roofing courses.

At Langley, training is a key part of our culture. It is more than just up-skilling the next generation, and continuous professional development. It is also about delivering social value, improving lives through better careers. In our SPIRE Values (P) stands for Purpose: “We are a people business, where everyone should feel a sense of achievement and fulfilment, through respect, fairness, equal opportunity and growth.” This is reflected in our approach to Training for better living to leave a positive impact on people.

LTS is here to support our internal employees as well as external individuals, organisations, and wider community. We are committed to providing a unique breadth an depth of training, which is upskilling our industry, supporting social objectives, and making a genuine difference to people. As well as CPD we can offer professional qualifications, apprenticeships, and bespoke training programmes.

Working closely with key industry associations

Here at Langley, we are proud to be at the forefront of the industry working with key associations and partners. We are committed to ensuring the courses we deliver are regularly updated, in line with industry standards and changes.

Our courses offer a unique opportunity for operatives, managers, supervisors, and other key roles to learn from highly qualified and experienced industry trainers.

We continue to extend our training offering to include both industry known and Langley bespoke courses.

We sit on influential groups – such as LRWA (Liquid Roofing and Waterproofing Association) and the NFRC (National Federation of Roofing Contractors), which have initiatives such as Safe2Torch and RoofCert.

Training the industry with real world skills

Langley provide all levels of NVQs, Government-backed apprenticeships, CPDs and training supported by CITB and NOCN.

Delivered by our award winning highly qualified team of trainers, our courses offer practical, hands-on experience across a range of disciplines. We are proud to have over 70 apprentices learning the trade through the academy at any one time.

To ensure our courses are accessible nationwide we can deliver and assess on-site at the academy or at your premises.


Office Based Training

Our Courses

Langley Roofer Level 2
Waterproofing Membranes Installer

This Level 2 qualification involves installing a range of roofing materials and products at height. It includes interpreting drawings, measuring and calculating the required amount of materials.

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Level 3 NVQ Diploma Occupational Work Supervision

Designed for any person that is currently working as a supervisor or foreman and requires a nationally recognised qualification in this occupation.

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Level 2 Roofing NVQ Diploma

Designed for any person currently working as an installer that requires a nationally recognised qualification in a specific roofing discipline.

Level 2 NVQ Diploma – Assembly

For operatives who want a formal qualification, or look to gain training in installing lightweight structural steel as part of a flat to pitched roof conversion.

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Working at Heights (ROSPA approved)

Our ROSPA approved Working at heights course helps you to comply with the Work at Height Regulations 2005 by providing employers and employees with the necessary information needed to be able to successfully deal with working at height risks and control measures. This includes an understanding of how to undertake a working at height risk assessment to effectively control and manage risks, how to use access equipment safely and how to ensure that employees can reduce their risk of falls from height.

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Harness Safety (ROSPA approved)

Our ROSPA approved Safety Harness course is designed for individuals who use safety harness and lanyards in their line of work. The course covers: Health & Safety Laws and Regulations including the Work at Height Regulations 2005. The Responsibilities of Employees and their Employers According to the Law. The Different Types and Applicable Uses of Harnesses and Lanyards. The correct Selection of Equipment. The Safe Inspection of the Equipment. How to Work Safely in your Harness with your Lanyard. Devising a Safe Rescue Plan Should the Worst Happen. The Correct Way to Store the Equipment

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Harness FPE Formal inspection course (ROSPA approved)

Our ROSPA approved Safety Harness FPE Formal Inspection Course delivers theory and hands on practical instruction and provides delegates with the required competency to safely and correctly carry out the statutory inspections to general items of fall protection equipment and accurately record their findings. This course incorporates the guidance on inspection regimes detailed in INDG-367 along with supporting sample forms and documentation

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Manual Handling (ROSPA approved)

Our ROSPA approved Manual Handling course raises awareness of the dangers associated with lifting and handling and the practical steps that can be taken to minimise and control the risks that it presents.

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Rooftop Safety (ROSPA approved)

Our ROSPA approved Rooftop Safety course has been specifically designed for those who work at height on roofs. Course attendees will learn how to work safely on a range of roof types including flat, pitched and fragile roofs.

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CITB Short Courses

For on-site roofing operatives looking to enhance and/or refresh their knowledge covering a range of elements within roofing.

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Asbestos Awareness Non Licenced Work

Our Asbestos Awareness Non Licenced Work is aimed at and required by all employees who knowingly disturb asbestos containing materials during low risk activities, such as maintenance workers, roofing contractors and those who supervise such works.

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Asbestos Awareness CAT A

Our Asbestos Awareness CAT A, covers what asbestos is, the main types of asbestos encountered in the UK, how asbestos causes harm, factors that affect the chances of harm being caused, examples where asbestos is found in the UK, how to reduce the risk of exposure and what to do in an emergency.

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Ladder Association Training

As an approved Ladder Association training centre. We are able to deliver a range of courses available to equip ladder users and safety professionals with the knowledge they need to work safely with ladders

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We deliver in-house and virtual one hour CPD approved training sessions on the following topics:

  • • Mitigating Fire
  • • Good Flat Roofing
  • • Building Safety Act
  • • Flat to Pitched
  • • Roof Top Development
  • • Safe2Torch

Client Training Day | Flat Roof Installation

Gain practical and technical experience of flat roof installations at one of our training sessions.

CITB Approved Retrofit Standard

Insulation and Building Treatments (IBT) building construction, defects and interfaces.

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NVQ2 Solar Collector Roofer Access Course

Designed for or experienced roofers who meet the recognised occupational standards in roofing and solar collector installation.

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NVQ6 Construction Contracting Operations Management

Designed for a range of senior level construction roles including Buyers, Planners, Estimators, Quantity Surveyors, Site Agents, Logistics Managers, Lifting Managers, and General Contractors.

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NVQ3 Diploma in Site Inspection

Designed for Contractors, Sub-Contractors, Site Managers and Level 3 construction tradespeople that have experience in delivering and monitoring quality and technical workmanship in construction.

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Insulation and Building Treatments – Room in Roof

Designed to assess and confirm the competency of workers in the insulation and building treatments industry.

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Insulation and Building Treatments – Insulation Framed Sections of Buildings

Designed for those who work with different types of insulation and building treatments and want to prove their competence in the following areas Room in Roof, Park Homes, Hybrid Wall, Insulating Framed Sections of Buildings, External Wall Insulation Boarder, External Wall Insulation Finisher, External Wall Insulation Boarder and Finisher, Internal Insulation (Walls).