GQA Qualifications Announced As Headline Sponsors Of FENEX Recruitment Drive

 GQA Qualifications Announced As Headline Sponsors Of FENEX Recruitment Drive FENEX, the UK fenestration sector’s first virtual exhibition platform, is pleased to announce that GQA Qualifications are to be the headline sponsors of the dedicated recruitment drive at the main event in September. GQA Qualification will also be partnering with Building Our Skills, the [...]

By |2021-06-24T13:04:09+01:00June 24th, 2021|Categories: General, GQA, Industry News, News, News & Articles|0 Comments

GQA In Offender Rehabilitation Support

GQA Qualifications are the awarding body working with Novus in a major nationwide offender rehabilitation training scheme. The fenestration industry's leading awarding and qualifications-writing body is working closely with Novus to deliver training programmes that raise the aspirations of offenders, increase their employability skills and opportunities to find sustainable employment, and help them to build [...]

By |2021-06-19T14:54:26+01:00June 16th, 2021|Categories: General, GQA, Industry News, News, News & Articles|0 Comments

GQA Grows Its Field Of Influence

2021 marks the 20th year of operation of GQA Qualifications. During the past twenty years, the organisation has been humbled and honoured to find its influence growing amongst a broad range of key stakeholders and decision-makers. Today, the number of committees, initiatives and collaborations to which GQA has been welcomed has never been higher. The [...]

By |2021-06-19T14:54:45+01:00June 16th, 2021|Categories: General, GQA, Industry News, News, News & Articles|0 Comments

New Partnership Lets BUILDING OUR SKILLS Attract Multi-Discipline Newcomers To Fenestration Industry

Building Our Skills has teamed up with the Learning Skills Partnership* in an initiative that is intended to attract newcomers into roles in the fenestration industry that go beyond those of the well-known hands-on site-based variety. Going forwards, Building Our Skills will offer a range of apprenticeships run by the Learning Skills Partnership in [...]

By |2021-02-18T23:02:03+00:00February 18th, 2021|Categories: General, GQA, Industry News, News, News & Articles|0 Comments

GQA Influence Reaches Policy Makers

The influence of the fenestration industry’s leading awarding body was widened substantially recently when its CEO was quoted in the highly prestigious 'Parliamentary Review' talking about the importance of qualifications. This guide to political and industry best practice in management is sent to over 500,000 leading business executives, policy makers and other relevant individuals. In [...]

By |2021-06-04T10:23:54+01:00December 16th, 2020|Categories: General, GQA, Industry News, News, News & Articles|0 Comments

Sterling generosity from two industry businesses

Industry machinery experts Haffner Murat Ltd and Warrington-based fabricator Sterling Windows, Doors and Conservatories have made a combined £5,000 charitable donation to Hope House Children’s Hospices which provides palliative care for children with life limiting conditions. Dave Thomas, Managing Director of Haffner Murat, explains: “As devoted supporters of GM Fundraising and Hope House Children’s Hospices [...]

By |2020-12-03T12:25:46+00:00December 3rd, 2020|Categories: General, GQA, Industry News, News, News & Articles|0 Comments

Master Fitter Challenge – Rising Stars Challenge Launches

The ever-popular Master Fitter Challenge is back. Now officially launched and open for entries, the Master Fitter Challenge 2020/21 now features not only its traditional competition for experienced installers, but a brand new and exciting ‘Rising Stars’ challenge for those who have been installing for under two years. The Master Fitter Challenge 2020/21 will see [...]

By |2020-11-27T16:06:43+00:00November 17th, 2020|Categories: General, GQA, Industry News, News, News & Articles|0 Comments

Outstanding longevity, durability and thermal efficiency from Super Spacer® T-Spacer™ SG

It was already one of the world’s most outstanding flexible warm edge spacers – but now, Edgetech have launched an even better version of their celebrated Super Spacer® T-Spacer™. Super Spacer® T-Spacer™ SG is a metal-free, silicone-based warm edge spacer made of structural foam with an integrated desiccant, that’s been designed for the toughest commercial [...]