Illinois requires contractor roofing specialists to obtain a state license before performing Illinois roofing work. Applicants must take and pass an Illinois roofing exam. Contractor License Training Center Inc. helps roofing and siding contractors to prepare you for this exam.
There are three different roofer examinations:
Residential (Limited License)
Residential, Commercial, and Industrial (Unlimited License)
Commercial/Industrial (Candidate must pass the Residential exam prior to taking this exam)
A great amount of research was conducted by roofing professionals to prepare these course materials. The authors have consulted publications of the National Association of Roofing Contractors and others to develop the materials used in this course. A survey of a number of test-takers has provided insight into the areas that frequently appear on these Roofing Exams.
We have also included additional information for those taking the Commercial and Industrial Roofing Exam, which is can be taken only by those who have already passed the Residential Exam. The additional topics concern metal roofing systems, rigid board roof insulation, spray polyurethane foam, waterproofing, and dampproofing.
Mastery of roofing fundamentals and terms helps you to better determine and understand the context of the exam questions. Whether you are new in the roofing business of or not, it is important for all test-takers to study these materials to master the fundamentals and terminology.