LSTA Course Fees

LSTA Course Fees (correct at 1 April 2018)

Traditional Basic Lead & Hard Metal
Weekdays Saturdays
5 Days £740.00 £790.00
3 Days £555.00 £585.00
Traditional Intermediate Leadwork/Hard Metal Craft 35-day course, to be completed within 3 years of registration
Module Costs Weekdays Saturdays
Module 1 (5 days) £650.00 £700.00
Module 2 (10 days) £1300.00 £1400.00
Module 3 (10 days) £1300.00 £1400.00
Module 4 (10 days) £1300.00 £1400.00
Registration Fee £265.00 £265.00
Total £4815.00 £5165.00
Onsite Assessment
NVQ L2 Lead/Hard Metal Total cost £1390.00 + £78.00 reg fee
NVQ L3 Lead/Hard Metal Total cost £1390.00 + £78.00 reg fee

This is completed with 2-3 site visits.

All of these costs are dependent upon the candidate meeting the criteria.

Specialist Applied-Skills Programme to be completed within 18 months of registration
Lead or Hard Metal L2 £6228.00
Lead or Hard Metal L3 £4078.00

CITB will make a direct payment of £4000 to LSTA for each candidate. Employers will pay the balance.

Specialist Upskilling Programme

Fees for this programme will depend on how many days training are required.

CITB Grants

For CITB registered employers, most of the courses offered by the LSTA are eligible for training achievement grants. If you are registered, and LSTA is given your registration details, grant payments can be made automatically on completion of courses without the need for you to complete additional paperwork.

LSTA Courses

The LSTA has been delivering SAP courses for CITB since 2009. Since then 130 students have been registered for the programme. There is a very high level of satisfactory completion – every candidate registered since 2014 has successfully completed the course – and users rate the courses highly. | More >

This is an introductory course for those with little or no experience of leadwork. It covers basic bossing and welding, the two skills most commonly used by today’s leadworkers. | More >

This course is the natural progression for those who have completed the Basic Leadwork Craft course and want to gain a further recognised qualification in leadwork. | More >

This course allows experienced Leadworkers to extend their skills to cover more complicated roof shapes and casting methods required for the maintenance of the nation’s historic and listed, buildings. | More >

This is an introductory course for those with little or no experience of hard metal work. It covers basic techniques for shaping and creating effective joints between sheets of hard metal. | More >

This is an introductory course for those with little or no experience of hard metal work. It covers basic techniques for shaping and creating effective joints between sheets of hard metal. | More >

This course allows experienced hard metalworkers to extend their skills to cover more complicated roof shapes and methods required for the maintenance of the nation’s historic, and listed, buildings. | More >

These options are designed for experienced workers without formal qualifications who want to obtain recognition of their skills by obtaining an NVQ Level 2 or Level 3 qualification without the need to spend significant time on off-site training. | More >

LSTA can offer bespoke training in lead and hard metals to meet your specific needs. This training can be delivered either at our Training Centre or we can discuss the options for bringing training to your workplace or a facility near to your location. | Please contact us to discuss any requirements you may have.

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CITB Approved

The LSTA is recognised as a CITB Approved Training Organisation

Training to Suit You

The LSTA is open all year, including most Saturdays, so courses can be arranged around dates that suit you