Training

BUILDING OUR SKILLS HAILS TRAINING SUCCESS FOR EIGHTEEN-YEAR-OLD APPRENTICE

Eighteen-year-old Oliver Wells may only have been in the fenestration industry for a couple of years, but already he has been awarded a Distinction upon passing the Apprenticeship Standard in Fenestration Installation Level 2. ‘Ollie’ - as he is known to friends and colleagues – is on track for more success thanks to a [...]

2024-06-04T18:30:12+01:00June 4th, 2024|Categories: Industry News, Training|Tags: |0 Comments

GQA HELPS DROYLSDEN GLASS TO UPSKILL EMPLOYEES

A partnership between GQA, the awarding and qualifications writing body and IVS Training & Assessment has resulted in the formal upskilling of thirteen members of staff at Droylsden Glass. The employees have succeeded in achieving a Level 3 NVQ Diploma in Fenestration Installation. This GQA qualification is suited to those leading a team of [...]

2024-03-21T11:32:01+00:00March 21st, 2024|Categories: Industry News, Training|Tags: |0 Comments

BUILDING OUR SKILLS SIGNS UP JOHN FREDERICKS

Building Our Skills - Making Fenestration, Glass and Glazing a Career of Choice has secured John Fredericks Plastics Ltd as a supporter. Mark Handley, Building Our Skills’ Partnerships Manager says: “The name John Fredericks is synonymous with innovation and a loyal customer base. The company’s enviable and long track record of success in the [...]

2024-03-21T10:45:54+00:00March 21st, 2024|Categories: Industry News, Training|Tags: |0 Comments

FIRST BESPOKE INDUSTRY FESTIVALS ARE GREAT SUCCESS

Fenestration, Glass and Glazing – 50 Careers in one day Building Our Skills - Making Fenestration, Glass and Glazing a Career of Choice reports an excellent level of support for its two pilot bespoke industry careers festivals held last week. “We’re so grateful to everyone who backed this new initiative,” says Mark Handley, Building [...]

2024-03-11T19:55:07+00:00March 11th, 2024|Categories: Industry News, Training|Tags: |0 Comments