The Lead Sheet Training Academy recently applied via tender for the Specialist Applied Skills Programme for Hard and Soft Metals levels 2/3 and are delighted to announce that we have been selected by CITB as a provider over the coming years. The LSTA has a long-standing history running these courses from 2009 to present day with excellent achievement and success rates. We are looking forward to welcoming more candidates on their journey to becoming Hard or Soft Metal Roofing operatives.

Courses Available

NOCN Level 2 NVQ Hard & Soft Metals Roofing Operative & City and Guild Accreditation in Traditional Intermediate Hard or Soft Metal craft

NOCN Level 3 NVQ Heritage Hard & Soft Metals Roofing Operative & City and Guild Accreditation Traditional Advanced/Heritage Hard or Soft Metal craft


CITB funding is available for companies that are CITB Registered, not only for the course, but also assistance with accommodation, food & Travel through the CITB “Travel to Train” see links

Travel to Train – Apprenticeship travel and accommodation grant 

 Accommodation Grant Application form for learners on a Specialist Applied Skills Programme 

80% of the costs are covered through this scheme, CITB Grants can also be used to offset the employer contribution towards this course. Funding available will significantly reduce the cost to you as an employer and allow you to support the next generation of Lead or Hard Metal workers. the LSTA have SAP courses available from April 2022 to March 2023 For more information, please call 01622 872432 / 07961 659802 or email