Licensing:

Part II – Test Content

The Illinois Roofing Industry Licensing Act specifies two classifications of roofing contractor: Residential (limited) and Residential, Commercial and Industrial (unlimted). The Commercial and Industrial examination form is available only for candidates who already hold the Residential (limited) license and wish to qualify for the unlimited license. Content areas in each test form are outlined below. Sections 1-5 appear in all tests; Section 6 appears only to Commerical and Industrial roofing.

Sections

Safety & Employee Protection

General Roofing Preparations

  • – Decks
  • – Membranes

Roofing Materials and Steep-Slope Systems

  • – Asphalt Shingle
  • – Tile
  • – Slate & Wood Roofing
  • – Architectural Metal
  • – Reroofing
  • – Moisture Control

Low-Slope Roofing Systems

  • – Design Guidelines
  • – Reroofing
  • – Moisture Control
  • – Repair

Measurement & Estimating

Non-Residential Roofing Systems

  • – Metal Roofing Systems
  • – Rigid Board Roof Insulation
  • – Spray Polyurthane Foram
  • – Waterproofing
  • – Dampproofing
note:

The Commercial and Industrial examination for is available only to candidates who already hold the Residential Roofing (limited) license and wish to qualify for the unlimited license.