Siding & Cladding

Introduction to Siding & Cladding

A comprehensive three-day program designed for new or inexperienced individuals. Putting the finishing touches on the exterior of a home can make it stand out from the rest! Learn the correct installation of siding & cladding on residential buildings – from preparing the wall surface and window and door openings to application of vinyl, hardboard and aluminum siding. This course will guide you through the proper selection of equipment and materials and give you step-by-step instruction to ensure a quality result.

This course will cover:

  • Manage the Job
  • Relate to Client
  • Work Safely
  • Prepare wall surfaces for insulation and re-siding
  • Prepare window and door openings
  • Strapping and Insulation
  • Vinyl and aluminum siding applications
  • Hardboard siding applications
  • Install replacement soffit
  • Assess the wall surface and plan the job

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Will this course prepare me to take an exam for any certifications?

BPI Canada, BPQI

What’s the duration?

This 3-day course takes place during one week (typically Tuesday-Thursday).

What’s the cost? How can I pay?

Training: $1,495

Payment is accepted by cheque, VISA or Mastercard. You can enter this information on the registration form when you sign up for your course.

When’s the next course?

Please check our Training Course Calendar for the next scheduled courses.

Cancellation policy

Building Professionals Training reserves the right to cancel with a minimum 7 days notice. We recommend that travel arrangements be made once training is confirmed as proceeding. Students who cancel their registration with less than 5 days notice will not receive a refund.

General Information/ Disclaimers

Prerequisite: Certificate in Building Science