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 trainingREAD MORE
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 NonREAD MORE
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 against the relevant UK National Occupational Standard forREAD MORE
TICA are SQA winners!
TICA has won the SQA’s Outstanding Centre of the Year (wider UK) accolade at this year’s ‘Star Awards’. The annual Scottish Qualifications Authority awards recognise commitment, achievement and innovation across Scottish education and training. The announcement was made at the awarding body’s event in Edinburgh on Friday (3 November). SQA Chief Executive, Dr Janet Brown,READ MORE