NEWS / LEGISLATION

Enhanced Verification of Overseas Qualifications

The UK’s international qualifications agency UK NARIC and the Construction Industry Training Board (CITB) have announced additional measures relating to the assessment of overseas qualifications. From 01 December 2017, overseas construction workers wishing to work in the UK will have the technical content of their overseas qualification mapped a[read more]

NEWS / OTHER

Update on Carillion for TICA Members

Following Carillion’s liquidation, Build UK has been lobbying on behalf of the industry to Government and in the media, as well as providing support to those members directly affected. Support for Members Wedlake Bell provides the Build UK Legal and Contractual helpline, which TICA members can access. They will be  producing a factsheet for m[read more]

NEWS / TRAINING

TICA’s New Apprentice Double-Take

We’ve given two Thermal Insulation Apprentices a career boosting opportunity. 17 year old Kian McNally and Ross Graham, 20 have been taken on by TICA after they were made redundant by their former employer at the end of 2017. The move means the pair are now directly employed by the Association and will complete their training with a variety o[read more]

NEWS / VACANCIES

Thermal Insulators Wanted!

TICA Member Wiltons Group are pleased to announce they have several vacancies for fully qualified Thermal Insulators. Applicants should have the following: Appropriate Skilled Worker Card CITB Health & Safety Test The applicants will have an immediate start within Central London. All of these vacancies will provide long term wo[read more]

NEWS / OTHER

Virtual Skill Card

Got your phone?  You've got your Skill Card... Over the next few weeks, we will be launching Virtual Skill Cards, in addition to physical Skill Cards. Virtual Skill Cards are a more secure option for you as they are almost impossible to copy, reducing the number of fraudulent Skill Cards/CSCS Cards that are currently in circulation. The Virtu[read more]

NEWS / VACANCIES

West Coast Thermal is Recruiting Thermal Insulation Supervisors

  West Coast Thermal, a specialist commercial/industrial insulation company, have recently expended into passive fire protection. The candidate must be a fully  qualified Thermal Insulator and hold either a TICA/CSCS Skill Card or CCNSG Safety Passport or SSSTS. Experience of H&V contracts also desirable. Must have full driving[read more]

NEWS / LEGISLATION

Build UK Accident Survey

The 2016/17 Build UK Accident Survey is now live and you can submit your accident statistics for the last 12 months from 1 April 2016 – 31 March 2017 via the following link: Build UK Accident Survey 2016/17 For companies that have not had any accidents over the last 12 months, Build UK still wants to hear from you and the survey will take no [read more]

NEWS / TRAINING

Virtual Skill Card

Got your phone?  You've got your Skill Card... Over the next few weeks, we will be launching Virtual Skill Cards, in addition to physical Skill Cards. Virtual Skill Cards are a more secure option for you as they are almost impossible to copy, reducing the number of fraudulent Skill Cards/CSCS Cards that are currently in circulation. The Virtu[read more]