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

TICA's First Female Regional Chair

Lagwell Insulation’s Pauline Palmer is the Scottish Region’s new Chair. “This is an historic moment for TICA as we now have our first female representative,” says TICA Chief Executive Marion Marsland. “She will do a fantastic job for the region, as well as bringing her knowledge and enthusiasm to our Board Meetings.” The TICA Board comprises [read more]

NEWS / TRAINING

Recruitment is Going Well

Recruitment of 2017/2018 apprentices is going really well, numbers are higher than 2016/2017 already with 3 more Induction weeks scheduled for early in 2018. The remaining dates for Inductions are as follows: 08 Jan 18 for one week: English & Welsh Non Levy Paying Employers 22 Jan 18 for one week: English & Welsh Non Levy Paying Empl[read more]

NEWS / VACANCIES

SSAB Swedish Steel is Recruiting!

TICA Member SSAB Swedish Steel have an exciting opportunity within their business! Job Title: Area Sales Manager Petrochemical Aluzinc Location: SSAB Swedish Steel Ltd, Brierley Hill, West Midlands Role Description: Externally based Sales Manager with the responsibility of Aluzinc sales for our service centre customers. The sales territory[read more]

NEWS / OTHER

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 / 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 / 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

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]