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All Green for ACAD in Recent SQA EV Visit

  We are really pleased to be able to share the feedback from the SQA EQA visit this morning to this award winning NVQ centre. Our clean sweep of greens against all their criterion plus receiving their highest possible outcome of “High Confidence” stands testament to the amazing team here at TICA-ACAD. CITB are investingREAD MORE

ACAD Member ARG Highly Recommend the SAP Programme

ACAD caught up with ARG Director Chris Blair to ask him why he has sent two of his London based operatives all the way to Darlington to put them through the CITB funded Specialist Apprenticeship Programme. How would you sum up the CITB funded Specialist Apprenticeship Programme and Apprentice of the Year award? The ACADREAD MORE

CITB Funded NVQ Assessment Centres for the Asbestos Industry

CITB, the Standard Setting Body (SSB) for the Asbestos Industry,awarded ACAD £116,000 to develop a VQ Assessment infrastructure to enable the Asbestos Industry to complete the VQ challenge created by the CLC decision of 2015. This 2 year agreement has involved the creation of two S/NVQ centres to facilitate Vocational Qualification achievement throughout the UKREAD MORE

ACAD Apprentice of the Year 2019

ACAD’s Apprentices of the Year 2019 are Michael Kasajja and Karl Kelly representing ARG Group. Graham Warren commented “My congratulations to all the shortlisted apprentices and hats off to the joint winners Karl & Michael who are not only great ambassadors for their employer ARG Group but also for the wider Asbestos Industry. My thanksREAD MORE

Meet ACAD Apprentice of the Year Finalist – Arran Smith

Arran Smith is the fourth nominee for the Apprentice of the Year Award. Arran said ‘I was delighted to find out I was nominated for Apprentice of the year especially after my brother winning it two years ago. I have thoroughly enjoyed the course and thank Gowrie for putting my through this.’ Beth Robinson of Gowrie Contracts said “WeREAD MORE

Meet ACAD Apprentice of the Year Finalist – Karl Kelly

Karl Kelly is the third nominee for the Apprentice of the Year Award. Karl said “I have been with ARG for just over 2 years and in that time I have learnt a great deal of information and skills to shape my future. I am honoured to even be considered for the Apprentice of theREAD MORE

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