ERIC Number: ED215211
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1980
Reference Count: 0
Roofing Workbook and Tests: Entering the Roofing and Waterproofing Industry.
California State Dept. of Education, Sacramento. Vocational Education Services.
This document is one of a series of nine individual units of instruction for use in roofing apprenticeship classes in California. The unit consists of a workbook and test, perforated for student use. Fourteen topics are covered in the workbook and corresponding multiple-choice tests. For each topic, objectives, information sheets, and study assignments are provided. Information sheets are illustrated with line drawings and photographs. Topics covered in the unit include the following: the nature of the roofing and waterproofing industry; the apprenticeship program; apprenticeship and the public schools; collective bargaining, wages, and benefits; safety in the industry; types, styles, and structural designs of roofs; hand tools and power tools; equipment; introduction to kettles; lighting and loading of kettles; kettle heating; kettle cleaning and maintenance; roof pumps; and tankers. A list of required instructional materials and a glossary of terms used in the roofing trade are included in the publication. (KC)
Descriptors: Apprenticeships, Behavioral Objectives, Collective Bargaining, Construction Materials, Construction (Process), Course Content, Definitions, Equipment, Fringe Benefits, Hand Tools, Instructional Materials, Machine Tools, Postsecondary Education, Programed Instructional Materials, Roofing, Safety, Structural Elements (Construction), Tests, Vocational Education, Wages, Workbooks
Publication Sales, California State Dept. of Education, 721 Capitol Mall, Sacramento, CA 95814.
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: California State Dept. of Education, Sacramento. Vocational Education Services.
Identifiers: California; Waterproofing
Note: This publication was planned and prepared under the direction of the Education Advisory Committee for the Roofing Industry, with the cooperation of the State Joint Roofing Industries Apprenticeship Committee. For related documents see CE 032 131, ED 203 139, and ED 212 816.