NEWS

FESI Wants to Hear from TICA Members

TICA represents the UK within the Federation of European Insulation Contractors Association (FESI) and as TICA Chief Executive, Marion Marsland will attend two meetings each year during Spring and Autumn located around the member countries within Europe. Photographs from the Autumn 2018 meeting, hosted by the UK in Edinburgh were published in ou[read more]

Significant Changes to NVQ Delivery

TICA has recently made a significant investment in distance learning software – Smart Assessor – to assist candidates who are looking to engage with us to complete the NVQ  L2 in Thermal Insulation. Smart Assessor is a web based platform where candidates create an electronic portfolio of evidence – meaning candidates will have far more flexibili[read more]

Solway Insulation Services is Recruiting a Thermal Insulator

Solway Insulation Services has an immediate vacancy for a fully qualified Thermal Insulator. The successful candidate will be working in the Dumfries area and will be paid in accordance to the TICI National Agreement. Chargehand applications would also be considered based on experience. Please apply via email to eric.west@solwayinsulation.co.[read more]

National Apprentice Awards 2018

National Apprentice Awards 2018 TICA’s Level 2 Apprentice of the Year is Adam Brophy who works for Brand Energy and Infrastructure. Adam took part in a Skills Test Final alongside 7 of his peers, completing a demanding practical assessment at the National Training Centre earlier in the year. The eight finalists were chosen by the Regional Trai[read more]

TICA is Recruiting a Regional Training Officer

TICA has an immediate vacancy for a Regional Training Officer, covering NW England, Yorkshire and the Midlands The successful candidate will be based from home and have at least five years' verifiable experience working as a Thermal Insulator. Description of the Training Officer Role To assist employers with the recruitment of apprentice[read more]

TICA is Recruiting a Thermal Insulation Assessor

We are looking for an experienced and qualified Thermal Insulator with a passion for our industry to join our team at TICA House. Based at The National Training Centre in Darlington, you will be required to travel to sites across the UK, for which travel expenses will be reimbursed. You will assess and observe S/NVQ candidates, trainee apprentic[read more]

City Insulation Contractors are Recruiting!

As an industry leading Thermal Insulation Contractor, City Insulation Contractors are in need of an Estimating Manager to build and manage a new commercial estimating department as part of their continued growth. ROLES AND RESPONSIBILITY Manage and maintain estimating software Initial appraisal of tender opportunities Attend meetings [read more]

Skill Card Price Rise

The cost of a TICA Skill Card will be increasing to £36 (including VAT) with effect from 1 October 2018. This increase applies to all cards administered directly by TICA/ACAD. TICA is the leading skills certification scheme within the UK for the Thermal Insulation and Asbestos Industries. A TICA/ACAD Skill card provides evidence that individuals[read more]

TICA Welcomes New Members to the Team!

We would like to welcome three new members of staff to the Training Delivery Team at TICA: Michael Tait has joined us as Regional Training Officer for Scotland and the North East. Michael is a former TICA Apprentice who completed his Thermal Insulation Apprenticeship whilst working for Kaefer C&D and has subsequently gained many years indust[read more]

Looking for an Apprenticeship in Thermal Insulation?

We have a number of opportunities for Thermal Insulation Apprentices to join our member companies. The successful candidates will gain a variety of niche skills, including pipework, vessel and ductwork, insulation and cladding within the thermal insulation industry, working locally and away from home. The apprenticeship training programme can[read more]