Next Regional Meeting
North East - North Yorkshire - Tuesday 19th August
CPD Presentation by Kingspan Insulation and Factory Tour
Annual General Meeting- Thursday 23rd October 2014.
Our AGM will be held at the Royal Overseas League in Edinburgh, Scotland this year and places are limited, so be sure to save the date.
More information regarding how to book your place and the planned agenda will follow shortly.
For more information about our chosen venue, please visit The Royal Overseas League
Annual General Meeting 2014.
The Royal Overseas League, Edinburgh.
Our 34th AGM will be held in Scotland on Thursday 23rd October 2014 at The Royal Overseas League Premier Club.
The Royal Overseas League is a relaxed haven amid the hustle and bustle of Edinburgh’s Princes Street. The newly refurbished restaurant and bedrooms represent one of the most exciting projects in the city centre where members and guests can take in stunning views of Edinburgh’s Old Town and the iconic Castle.
As we will be holding our AGM on a Thursday it will be a great opportunity to take a long weekend break and explore Edinburgh and its many other attractions.
Please visit this link for directions to the venue by various transport- http://www.rosl-edinburgh.org/directions.htm.
Please continue to look at our website for updates and the next edition of Editorial which will hold more information about the venue and details of the AGM.
We hope you will join us in Scotland on Thursday 23rd October 2014 for what is sure to be a memorable occasion.
Please take a moment to read our proposed changes to our Constitution & Rules, which will be formall announced at our AGM.
Click here to read more.
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IoR Sponsor NFRC Scottish Roofing Contractor of the Year Awards
Last year's awards ceremony took place in November at ‘Our Dynamic Earth’, Edinburgh. It proved to be a great success with Chris McLean, Managing Director of South West Roofing Ltd winning our sponsored category- the Roof Slating category.
(From L to R) IoR Governor Ian Letham FIoR, NFRC award winner Chris McLean and IoR Chairman Alex Owens FIoR
New Roofing Appointments Service from the IoR
The IoR are now offering as a service to our members, the opportunity for companies involved in the roofing industry to advertise job vacancies on our website and in Editorial.
Visit the Appointments page for details of how to advertise your company job vacancies.
Distance E-Learning Course - Full details and immediate sign up date announced!
View/download the information document here.
Credit/Debit Card Telephone Line
This number is 0207 448 3858.
We are delighted to acknowledge our Sponsors on our new Sponsor's Page on the website. Please take time to have a look and if you wish to be associated with the professional Institute of Roofing please contact our London Head Office.
We are often unable to get in touch with members due to not having up to date information for them. Please make sure your details are up to date so you can receive the latest news and bulletins.
For a Change of Details form, please email [email protected].
Opportunities to train?
Nationally there are a number of Regional Roof Training Groups. These are working towards a trained workforce for the roofing industry.
As a manager you may have to find training for your employees that is demanded by a main contractor or fall under your legal responsibilities in health and safety.
We hope that you will find details for training locally to save you time in researching the requried training.
Funding for Qualifications
We are often asked if we know of any support for those who attend Licentiate and Associate Courses held by approved Institute of Roofing training providers.
Details of this support can be found on the link. If you are considering attending a course, there is support for you.
Interested in upgrading your Membership?
The Institute is about to embark on the process of mapping our Fellow status to that of an NVQ 4.
Do you feel that you should be acknowledged as qualified to NVQ level 4 (Degree level)?
The Board are interested to see how many of you, our Members, would like to work with us towards becoming a Fellow of the Institute of Roofing.
If you are interested in being qualified please register your interest at [email protected]