Calder lead


The Lead Sheet Training Academy is at the forefront of training for those using lead in the construction industry. Calder Lead are proud to be sponsors of the LSTA.

To deliver this training the LSTA operates from a state-of-the-art, purpose-built training facility in East Peckham, Kent. The training centre includes full scale training rigs and resources, as well as providing a well-equipped environment in which to learn, as it re-creates real-life situations. If suitable premises are available, the LSTA can also deliver basic courses in lead at locations around the UK.

The centre is recognised as a CITB Approved Training Organisation. Tutors are experienced trainers, holding qualifications in leadwork, hard metals and teaching. They have experience of working on-site and are CITB-approved assessors. CITB grants are available to meet most course fees for employees of CITB-registered construction businesses. LSTA can offer pay-as-you-learn charges for courses longer than 5-days.

The LSTA currently offer City & Guilds accredited programmes and Specialist Applied-skills Programmes (SAP), for which they are the sole provider. Specialist Upskilling Programmes (SUP) and On-Site Assessment and Training (OSAT) as well as bespoke training packages.

Please contact the LSTA on 01622 87243 or by email to for help on choosing the right course for you, further information on fees and grants, course dates and booking places on courses.

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