Roofer - Red Seal Self-Assessment and Exam Breakdown
This tool can be used to reflect on your own experience and knowledge in the trade compared with what is on the exam.
Each Red Seal exam's questions are developed to assess the activities laid out in in the Red Seal Occupational Standard. This trade's Red Seal exam has 125 questions Footnote *, which are distributed as follows:
Major Work Activity A - Performs common occupational skills - 23 questions
Major Work Activity B - Prepares roof and deck - 18 questions
Major Work Activity C - Installs low slope roofing - 38 questions
Major Work Activity D - Installs steep slope roofing - 17 questions
Major Work Activity E - Waterproofs and damp-proofs surfaces - 12 questions
Major Work Activity F - Assesses, maintains and repairs roof - 17 questions
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