Associa OnCall Technicians Attain Roofing Certification at GAF

PARSIPPANY, N.J., Nov. 20, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- To ensure the highest quality of service for Associa managed communities, Associa OnCall technicians have begun taking part in roof repair certification courses. More than a dozen maintenance specialists from three Associa branches have completed the training at GAF headquarters in Parsippany, New Jersey. GAF is North America's largest manufacturer of commercial and residential roofing.

"When any of our residents need roof repair or construction we are there to ensure that the contractor does the necessary and quality work required. It's vital that we stay educated and informed so we can insure a top notch solution for the communities we serve," says OnCall Vice President of Field Services Tosh Tricas. "With this training, our employees will know better what to look for when approving roof maintenance jobs."

18 Associa OnCall technicians took part in the training at GAF's product and development lab on November 11 and other training dates are scheduled to certify additional employees. The certification class included courses in routine maintenance, GAF Pro Field Guide, GAF 40 Point Golden Pledge inspections, shop training with new products and instruction on the proper and most current roof repair methods.

Building and managing successful communities for more than 35 years, Associa is the worldwide leader in community management with over 9,000 employees operating more than 170 branch offices in the United States, Mexico, Canada, the United Arab Emirates and South Africa. Based in Dallas, Texas, our industry expertise, financial strength, and innovation meet the unique needs of clients across the world with customized services and solutions designed to help communities achieve their vision. To learn more about Associa and its charitable organization, Associa Cares, go to or

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