NEWS

ARG are Recruiting!

ACAD Member ARG Group have vacancies for Asbestos Supervisors and Operatives. They are currently looking for experienced Full Time Asbestos Supervisors and Operatives for Licensed removal works in London and Surrounding Areas. The successful applicant must hold the relevant qualifications and appropriate refresher training. A minimum of 2[read more]

ACAD Golf Day & Awards Dinner 2019

On Thursday 6 June we will be hosting our Golf Day & Gala Dinner to mark 26 years of supporting the Asbestos Industry. This year’s event will be held at Macdonald Cardrona Hotel, Golf & Spa in Peebles, Scotland. The day’s events will commence with a round of golf and bacon butties. First tee off will be at 10:00. For the non-golfe[read more]

PA Group are Recruiting an Asbestos Removal Contracts Manager

PA Group have an opportunity for the following full-time position as a Contracts Manager to join thier asbestos team based in Longfield. Duties will include: • Management of asbestos removal site and office teams, making sure compliance with HSG 247/control of asbestos regulations 2012 are met as a minimum standard. • Preparation of notifica[read more]

Online Inductions for Willmott Dixon

We have received some queries regarding the online induction process for Willmott Dixon sites. If you are registering operatives for a Willmott Dixon Site Induction with an ACAD Skill Card, please remember to select the option ‘if you hold a different Skill Card’ (grey box). Further instructions can be found here [read more]

NVQ Assessment Infrastructure Briefing Events

CITB awarded ACAD £116,000 to expand NVQ Assessment Infrastructure for the Asbestos Industry. This means ACAD has significant funds available to support you and your organisation with implementing the CLC decision. ACAD has: • Funding to reduce the cost of NVQ assessments • Funding to support the qualification of new Assessors • Funding to he[read more]

ACAD and FAAM Announce New Skill Card for the Asbestos Industry

ACAD, FAAM (Faculty of Asbestos Assessment and Management) and NORAC (National Organisation of Asbestos Consultants) have formed a collaboration to bring a new skills certification card, displaying the CSCS logo, to Asbestos professionals. ACAD Manager, Graham Warren said: “ACAD launched the Asbestos industries first CSCS affiliate card sche[read more]

Are you CITB Levy Registered with less than 100 Employees?

Are you CITB levy registered with less than 100 employees?  Then make sure you get your hands on YOUR share of £6 Million with full support from ACAD. Since its creation in 2016 ACAD has been supporting our members apply for up to £10,000 of CITB for essential training and skills needs including NVQ achievement and training courses for Managers [read more]

Westland Environmental Ltd are Recruiting

  ACAD Member, Westland Environmental Ltd is a family run business and Licenced Asbestos Removal Contractor. They have an enviable record for completing projects on time and Client satisfaction is their utmost priority. They are seeking an experienced Supervisor and Operatives to help with their on going projects and join their te[read more]

Analyst Inspection Programme Draft Report

ACAD members will be familiar with the findings from the HSE’s analyst inspection programme from 2015 via the popular ACAD regional meetings and up to date ACAD training material.  HSE have now made a draft version of their report available to ACAD to distribute to our members, however don’t forget this draft version may be subject to change, just [read more]

Charity of the Year

We are pleased to announce our nominated charity of the year for the next 12 months is Mind. This deserving charity aims to help anyone who is experiencing mental health problems by providing advice and support. Our generous guests at our recent TICA Annual Lunch kicked off our campaign by raising a fabulous £2,500! Staff, learners and member[read more]