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Covid Restrictions to TICA House for January 2022

Covid Restrictions to TICA House for January 2022 In order to protect the continuity of our apprenticeship delivery timetable, the TICA site will be closed to all non-essential visitors for the duration of January. This means that unless you are a staff member, an...

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Christmas Shut Down

ACAD offices and skill card applications will be closed from 4pm on Wednesday 22nd December until 9am on Tuesday 4th January. We'd like to take this opportunity to wish all our members a safe and merry Christmas, and a happy and prosperous New Year.    ...

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ACAD Online Booking Portal Now Live

CourseSight is our new online booking system for all ACAD remote and face to face training courses throughout the UK. We will register TICA/ACAD members on the system. Non TICA/ACAD members should contact us at for help with registering.  The...

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Common Assessment Standard Gathers Pace

Another three Build UK Contractor members have confirmed that they are now specifying the Common Assessment Standard for their pre‐qualification requirements. Bouygues UK, VolkerWessels UK and Wates join a growing list of major Contractors and Clients to adopt the...

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Van Safety Toolkit

 The DVLA is focussing spot checks in October on vans used in construction after reports showed a higher rate of issues compared to other vehicles. In order to help drivers implement best practice, National Highways has produced a comprehensive Van Driver Toolkit.

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ACAD Regional Meetings – Face to Face is Back!

ACAD Autumn Regional meetings are back face to face throughout October and November. The Agenda includes all the latest updates from the Asbestos Network meeting and associated working groups.  But more importantly, it is our chance to hear from members and help set...

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ACAD Recruiting For Key Positions

For almost 30 years, ACAD has been promoting best practice at the forefront of the Licensed Asbestos Industry.  Based in Darlington, ACAD operates the NVQ centre for the Asbestos Industry and represents our members with HSE, and in the wider construction industry...

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Extension of CE Marking

Following calls from the CLC, the Government has delayed changes to product marking rules by 12 months, allowing CE marked products to continue to be sold in Great Britain until 1 January 2023. Construction and other sectors had raised concerns about the availability...

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