NASHVILLE - The National Roofing Contractors Association will offer a CERTA train-the-trainer authorization class in Nashville during NRCA's 132nd Annual Convention and the 2019 International Roofing Expo.

The class will be held Sunday, Feb. 10, from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m.

The class is being held at Maxwell Roofing & Sheet Metal Inc.

During a train-the-trainer workshop, participants will complete a 10-hour accreditation program about how to teach torch safety.

Through classroom instruction and hands-on torching activities, attendees learn the latest industry best safety practices for torch-applied roof systems. They will also learn the teaching skills needed to train others about torch safety.

After successfully completing this program, participants will be authorized to conduct CERTA certification training for roofing workers. Authorized trainers receive training materials, including an instructor’s guide and English and Spanish editions of the CERTA student manual and training video.

This course will benefit roofing professionals at all levels who need to implement and expand their torch safety programs.

Member price is $695 and nonmember price is $995.

Tuition fee includes all course materials, light breakfast, lunch, and morning and afternoon beverage service. Learn more at