New Interprovincial Agreement to Grow Canada’s Economy TORONTO, April 7th, 2017 /CNW/ – Ministers representing the federal, provincial and territorial governments have concluded negotiations on a new Canadian Free Trade Agreement (CFTA) that will help to expand Canadian businesses and […]

APPRENTICE TRAINING TUITION FEES Effective for courses beginning after September 1, 2017 the RCABC will be implementing Tuition Fees for the RDW and ASM Apprenticeship Training, this Tuition Fee replaces the previously charged commitment fee. TRAINING CATEGORY MEMBER NON-MEMBER Roofer, […]

Prompt Payment Update – March 2017 We’re closer than ever to Canada’s first ever Prompt Payment Law! We need your help to push your Member of Parliament to support this initiative. By following the easy steps at this website you can have your […]

March 1, 2017

We are pleased to announce that the Roofing Association of BC now offers IP Red Seal Refresher courses! These free courses were created specifically to assist Roofer, Damp and Waterproofer apprentices who have completed all their technical training and are looking […]

On February 23, 2017 RCABC posted a news release on the CNW about the refugee training program that was successfully run in December 2017.  The full article and information on how to get involved can be found HERE.

Hiding in Plain Sight – Homeowner Asbestos Awareness Campaign Asbestos can be found in more than 3,000 building materials manufactured before 1990. Because it’s found in so many common building products, it can be a danger hiding in plain sight […]

The newly formatted RCABC Roofing Practices Manual (RPM) is now online and ready for your reference. Hurry! You will want to be one of the first people to preview the new RPM and provide feedback. Check out these new features: intuitive […]

RCABC Technical Advisor, Hamish Matheson spoke on the CKNW Home Discovery Show on Sunday, June 26th. Hamish provided information and tips for consumers to consider when replacing their roof or doing maintenance, plus advice on different roof system options for […]

The following safety bulletin was received from the BC Safety Authority regarding the protection of electrical raceways and cables under roof systems and decks. This is already a requirement under the RoofStar Guarantee Program, as it is a safety concern […]

An independent research study completed by RDH Building Engineering Ltd., Vancouver found that roofs completed with a risk managed approach manifest fewer warrantable problems than roofs completed under any other warranty program. The study indicates that the presence of an […]