CertainTeed Certifications

CertainTeed is the development of sustainable and innovative construction products, CertainTeed has helped form the construction products industry for over 110 decades. Founded as General Roofing Manufacturing Company in 1904 CertainTeed is the top brand of outdoor and interior building products of North America. A subsidiary of among the world construction products firms Saint-Gobain, CertainTeed and its affiliates have over 60 manufacturing facilities and over 6,300 employees across Canada and the USA.

Benefits of the program include:

  • SureStart™ PLUS extended warranty coverage
  • Listing on CertainTeed’s “Locate A Contractor” website
  • Access to myEDGE website
  • Roofer’s Rewards
  • Marketing and advertising support

What’s in it for you:

  • Win jobs away from non-credentialed competitors
  • Lets prospective customers know your company is professional and knowledgeable

To become a ShingleMaster your company must:

  • Employ at least one person who is qualified as a Shingle Quality Specialist™ and a Master Shingle Applicator-qualified crew (at least one job supervisor and two installers)
  • OR … by completing a ShingleMaster Credential Course and employing at least one person who is qualified as a Master Shingle Applicator (talk to your local Territory Manager to request a ShingleMaster course)
  • The owner signs and agrees to abide by the program code of ethics
CertainTeed ShingleMaster Certification
CertainTeed Master Shingle Applicator Certification

Shingle Master Applicator

The Master Shingle Applicator program provides education in every aspect of shingle installation techniques and the approved procedures for installing all CertainTeed shingles. The program utilizes the Shingle Applicator’s Manual and covers topics such as good workmanship practices, roof systems, estimating, flashing, ventilation, and product installation instructions for all of CertainTeed’s shingle products.

Benefits of the program include:

  • Certificate and Master Shingle applicator cap
  • Trade Knowledge

What’s in it for you:

  • Provide workforce standards, and produces high-quality jobs
  • Ensure warranty compliance
  • Set yourself apart from the competition

To become a Master Shingle Applicator you must:

  • Pass the Master Shingle Applicator test after studying the Shingle Applicator’s Manual
  • The Master Shingle Applicator is a requirement for the ShingleMaster™ and SELECT ShingleMaster™ Programs

Pass the test and earn the Master Shingle Applicator qualification.