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]

TICA Apprentice Recruitment

TICA is now recruiting for the next Apprentice intake year, 2018/19. TICA provides members with a full apprentice recruitment service, writing and placing apprenticeship vacancy advertisements, providing the initial sift of applicants to ensure candidates meet your requirements and assisting with arranging interviews, where necessary. Accommo[read more]

TICA Annual Lunch 2018

This year sees us return to the Big Smoke for our Annual Lunch which is taking place on Friday 05 October 2018! We are excited to be hosting our growing event at The Kia Oval Cricket Ground, kicking off with pre lunch drinks on the Corinthian Roof Terrace overlooking the iconic ground. Lunch will be served in the England Suite, followed by our Appr[read more]

Overseas Qualifications Under the Spotlight

Over the last few years CSCS has made a number of high profile changes that ensure construction workers hold the correct qualifications for the job they do on site. The most well-known of these was the recent withdrawal of the Construction Related Occupation and the planned closure of the Construction Site Visitor card. However, one area that is[read more]

Smart Assessor

From May 2018 TICA and ACAD training staff have been busy implementing and learning how to use a new ePortfolio system for monitoring and assessing all Apprenticeships and S/NVQs. Smart Assessor is the ePortfolio market leader across all FE and Independent Training Providers and will give our apprentices, candidates, trainers, assessors, manager[read more]