Licensing Study Materials
Study Materials for the RCAT Licensing Exam
The following is the list of reading materials or study resources for persons waiting to prepare for the licensing exams. If you do not have them, ordering information is given below, you may be able to borrow them. The exam questions have been drawn from these materials.
Managing a Roofing Company in Texas, Revised 2008
Available from RCAT for free for all license applicants! Download is in PDF format.
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One of the most widely recognized technical publications in the U.S. roofing industry, The NRCA Roofing Manual provides you with extensive information about the design, materials and installation techniques applicable to almost all types of roof systems. This manual makes an excellent addition to your technical library and is reliable reference material for state roofing contractor licensing exams. It contains the following four volumes:
- The NRCA Roofing Manual: Steep-slope Roof Systems—2017
- The NRCA Roofing Manual: Metal Panel and SPF Roof Systems—2016
- The NRCA Roofing Manual: Membrane Roof Systems—2015
- The NRCA Roofing Manual: Architectural Metal Flashing, Condensation and Air Leakage Control, and Reroofing—2014