Mobile Training

The industry-leading training provided by Baker Roofing Academy will now be delivered to your door. Start by selecting a variety of training modules from our mobile training menu, customize and create a training schedule based on the specific needs of your team. Our mobile training is a familiar blend of Baker and manufacturer best practices. We will provide all of the mock-ups, materials, tools, and hands-on instruction you need. The only thing attendees need to bring is an attitude ready for learning and the physical ability to perform the techniques. 

Course Catalog

Mobile Training Options:

TPO Class Offerings

Class #
Description
Time
TPO 1
Calibration Welds: Achieving proper 2” hand welds.
90 Min.
TPO 2
Field Wraps: Achieving proper field-fabricated pipe boot including T-Patch, 8” minimum pipe covering, and 2” base.
90 Min.
TPO 3
Inside Corner: Two T-Patches, Pig Ear fold technique, and proper location of pig ear covered correctly with second T-Patch)
90 Min.
TPO 4
TPO Cleaning: Cleaning and prepping TPO. Using the correct cleaning procedure will enhance the integrity of the weld on TPO membrane.
60 Min.
TPO 5
Outside Corner: Wrapping curbs, installing screws, and installing outside corners with proper coverage and no wrinkles or bubbles.
90 Min.
TPO 6
Roof Drains: Installing drains. Showing the steps from the bottom up, including how to install bolts and make the drain water tight.
90 Min.

EPDM Class Offerings

Class #
Description
Time
EPDM 1
Seam Repair: Baker best practice for repairing damaged membranes. Using membrane or cover-strip depending on the damage, fixing the damage properly.
90 Min.
EPDM 2
Field Wraps: Baker Best practice for achieving proper field-fabricated pipe boot including T-Patch, 8” minimum pipe covering, and 1” base. Roll on technique with lap sealant.
90 Min.
EPDM 3
Outside Corner: Baker Best Practices for wrapping curb, installing screws, and installing outside corners with proper coverage and no wrinkles or bubbles.
90 Min.
EPDM 4
Inside Corner: Baker Best Practices with Two T-Patches, Pig Ear fold technique, and proper location of pig ear covered correctly with second T-Patch.
90 Min.
EPDM 5
Roof Drain: Baker Best Practice for installing drain. Showing the steps from the bottom up, including how to install bolts and make the drain water tight.
60 Min.

PVC Class Offerings

Class #
Description
Time
PVC 1
Seam Repair: Baker best practice for repairing damaged membranes. Using membrane or cover-strip depending on the damage, fixing the damage properly.
90 Min.
PVC 2
Field Wraps: Baker Best practice for achieving proper field-fabricated pipe boot including T-Patch, 8” minimum pipe covering, and 2″ base.
90 Min.
PVC 3
Outside Corner: Baker Best Practices for wrapping curb, installing screws, and installing outside corners with proper coverage and no wrinkles or bubbles.
90 Min.
PVC 4
Inside Corner: Baker Best Practices with Two T-Patches, Pig Ear fold technique, and proper location of pig ear covered correctly with second T-Patch.
90 Min.
PVC 5
Roof Drain: Baker Best Practice for installing drain. Showing the steps from the bottom up, including how to install bolts and make the drain water tight.
60 Min.

MOD BIT Class Offerings

Class #
Description
Time
MOD BIT 1
Seam Repair: Baker best practice for repairing damaged membranes. Using membrane or cover-strip depending on the damage, fixing the damage properly.
90 Min.
MOD BIT 2
Field Wraps: Baker Best practice for achieving proper field-fabricated pipe boot with 8” pipe covering, 2” fingers around the pipe, and a 12”x12” target patch.
90 Min.
MOD BIT 3
Outside Corner: Baker Best Practice wrapping a modified curb using the ABBC technique. Installing cant-strips around the curb, putting the base around, wrapping the base with cap-sheet , following the slope of the roof.
90 Min.
MOD BIT 4
Inside Corner: Baker Best Practice using liquid flashing for pipe wraps and scuppers , the proper levels and how much time you have when liquid flashing mix is prepared.
90 Min.

Scupper Training Class Offerings

Class #
Description
Time
Scupper 1
Scupper Welding Training: How to properly install a scupper from the roofing side. When choosing this training, please choose a specific membrane.
90 Min.

Robot Welder Class Offerings

Class #
Description
Time
Robot 1
Robot Welder: How to properly maintain, calibrate, and turn on an Auto Robot Welder. How to use the robot welder in the field and test the robot welds before use.
90 Min.

RhinoBond Induction Class Offerings

Class #
Description
Time
Rhino 1
RhinoBond: Covers basic setup, use, and documentation of the RhinoBond machine.
120 Min.

Drip Edge (Steep) Class Offerings

Class #
Description
Time
Drip Edge 1
Outside Corner: Baker Best Practices for creating a 45 degree angle on the outside corner of drip edge. Correct lapping of drip edge.
90 Min.
Drip Edge 2
Inside Corner: Baker Best Practice for creating 45 degree angle on inside corners. Cutting drip edge to cover valley.
90 Min.
Drip Edge 3
Gable Transition: Baker Best Practice for gable transition drip edge creates watertight installation with proper aesthetic.
90 Min.
Drip Edge 4
Ridge: Baker Best Practice for installing ridge drip edge with one piece and symmetrical appearance.
60 Min.

Flashing (Steep) Class Offerings

Class #
Description
Time
Residential Flashing 1
Apron Flashing: Baker best practice for installing apron flashing with clips and correct corner installation.
90 Min.
Residential Flashing 2
Outside Corner: Baker Best Practice for installing pre-cut outside corners and incorporating them into step flashing.
60 Min.
Residential Flashing 3
Inside Corner on a Valley: Baker Best practice for installing apron flashing on a wall at the top of a valley.
90 Min.
Residential Flashing 4
Step Flashing: Baker Best Practice showing proper nail placement and lap coverage.
60 Min.
Residential Flashing 5
Outside Corner on a Hip: Baker Best Practice for installing apron flashing on an outside wall corner on top of a hip.
90 Min.
Residential Flashing 6
Pipe Boot: Baker Best Practice for installing pipe boot flashing with shingle and sealant integration.
90 Min.

Asphalt Shingles Class Offerings

Class #
Description
Time
Asphalt Shingles 1
Roof Layout: Baker Best Practice explaining how to measure the roof and pop lines to ensure proper installation.
60 Min.
Asphalt Shingles 2
Step and Nail Patterns: Baker Best Practices showing where to install nails and how to set up step patterns to ensure roof is water tight.
60 Min.
Asphalt Shingles 3
Cap Shingles: Baker Best Practice showing how to create hip starter shingles, cap cuts, proper nail placement and cap termination.
90 Min.
Asphalt Shingles 4
Ridge Vent: Baker Best Practice for installing ridge vent using the proper layout, correct nails, and vent placement.
60 Min.
Asphalt Shingles 5
Rake Edge: Baker Best Practice ensuring the rake edges are clean, straight, and neat.
60 Min.

Drain Training Class Offerings

Class #
Description
Time
DRN 1
How to properly install a retro fit drain using Baker’s Best Practices.
90 Min.
DRN 2
How to properly install a primary drain using Baker’s Best Practices.
90 Min.
DRN 3
Activity based around tapping bolts.
90 Min.

Edge Metal Class Offerings

Class #
Description
Time
SHM 1
Drip Edge outside corner: Baker Best Practices for creating a 45-degree angle on the outside corner of drip edge. Correct lapping of drip edge.
60 Min.
SHM 2
Drip Edge inside corner: Baker Best Practice for creating 45-degree angle on inside corners. Correctly installed for drip edge.
60 Min.
SHM 3
Gravel Stop outside corner: Baker Best Practices for creating a 45-degree angle on the outside corner of drip edge. Correct lapping of gravel stop.
90 Min.
SHM 4
Gravel Stop inside corner: Baker Best Practice for creating 45-degree angle on inside corners. Correctly installed for gravel stop.
90 Min.
SHM 5
Metal Coping: Baker Best Practice for creating and installing metal coping.
90 Min.
SHM 6
Coping Endcap: Baker Best Practice for creating and installing an endcap for metal coping.
60 Min.

Certifications

Certification #
Description
Time
Certification 1
Gun Nail Certification: Certifying crews to be able to use nail guns with Baker. Certification covers proper set up, maintenance, nail placement, and nail seating with compressors and nail guns.
90 Min.

Roofing Basics (Presentation Only)

Seminar #
Description
Time
Seminar 1
Roofing 101 (Low Slope): Basic overview of how a low slope roof is installed and functions.
60 Min.
Seminar 2
Think Like Water (Steep Slope): Basic overview of how a steep slope roof system is installed and functions.
60 Min.
Seminar 3
Membrane Recognition: Basic overview of how to identify various roofing systems and differences.
60 Min.
Seminar 4
Thermoplastics 101: Basic overview of how to care and maintain your heat welder optimally and robot welding upkeep.
60 Min.
If interested in scheduling a Mobile Training,
please email the training team at roofingacademy@bakerroofing.com.