The Institute for Timber Construction South Africa (ITC-SA), the SAQA accredited Professional Body safeguarding the local timber construction industry for over 45 years, will be hosting CPD-accredited workshops on Understanding Roof Inspections in Johannesburg and Cape Town from 12 to 14 May 2020.

Image credit: ITC-SA

Image credit: ITC-SA

Anyone interested in enhancing their knowledge and expertise in timber roof structures will benefit greatly from this informative workshop, which covers a comprehensive technical overview of prefabricated timber roof structures and the inspection thereof. The workshop aims to enable the individual to execute and apply their knowledge and skills in the interest of public safety, and to execute their work in accordance with general norms and regulations.

The workshop has been CPD accredited by the Engineering Council of South Africa (ECSA) for 3 points. ECSA Validation No.: ITCSA-INS0817. All candidates will receive the ITC-SA manuals for roof inspections.

Note: On conclusion of the workshop, candidates will receive a certificate of attendance.

Dates: 12-14 May 2020
Time: 8am – 4pm daily
JHB venue: SAFCA Building, 6 Hulley Road, Isando, 1600
CT venue: 32 Stepping Stone Street, Eversdal, Cape Town
Limited to: 10 candidates per workshop
Registration form:

NB: Please ensure that you wear safety shoes for the site visits and that own transport is arranged for each day as well as to sites.


ITC-SA Bracing Manual Volume 1

ITC-SA Bracing Manual Volume 2

Note Pad & Pen

Hard Hat & Reflector Vest

To register, please email the completed registration form along with proof of payment to

About the Institute for Timber Construction (ITC-SA)

As a professional body, the ITC-SA’s vision is to create and maintain the highest standards in the engineered timber construction industry by monitoring its membership, continuously improving standards, promoting and marketing engineered timber structures, and overseeing the training and development of its members.

The ITC-SA is a South African Qualifications Authority (SAQA) accredited professional body with a professional membership and therefore must comply with the requirements as set out in the National Qualifications Framework Act (NQF Act 67 of 2008 – as amended). The ITC-SA is also a Category B Recognised Voluntary Association in terms of the Engineering Profession Act, 2000 (Act 46 of 2000).

The Institute was established 45 years ago to self-regulate the engineered timber roof structure industry and to provide design, manufacturing, erection, inspection and certification for compliance with inter alia SANS 10400, SANS 10243 and SANS 10082, where engineering rational designs are applicable.