NEWS / LEGISLATION

Enhanced Verification of Overseas Qualifications

The UK’s international qualifications agency UK NARIC and the Construction Industry Training Board (CITB) have announced additional measures relating to the assessment of overseas qualifications. From 01 December 2017, overseas construction workers wishing to work in the UK will have the technical content of their overseas qualification mapped a[read more]

NEWS / VACANCIES

ACAD Member Sure Environmental Are Recruiting!

Sure Environmental is specialist asbestos removal company that provides complete asbestos management & specialist cleaning service nationwide. They have permanent positions available for Asbestos Operatives in West Midlands area. Requirements: - In date training, medical, face fits - In date CSCS card - Driving licence will be a pl[read more]

NEWS / OTHER

ACAD to Celebrate 25 Years in Style

ACAD is Celebrating 25 Years next year and we will be celebrating in style!  We’re playing Golf in Leeds at Oulton Hall on Thursday 07 June 2018. We're starting the day with a bacon butty, before teeing off from 10am. Non-golfers can enjoy the hotel’s excellent spa facilities and explore the beautiful hotel grounds. Our black tie event starts[read more]

NEWS / TRAINING

Enhanced Verification of Overseas Qualifications

The UK’s international qualifications agency UK NARIC and the Construction Industry Training Board (CITB) have announced additional measures relating to the assessment of overseas qualifications. From 01 December 2017, overseas construction workers wishing to work in the UK will have the technical content of their overseas qualification mapped a[read more]

NEWS / OTHER

Regionals Round Up

The latest round of informative and interesting ACAD Regionals has now drawn to a close.  Attendees are now fully up to speed with the NVQ challenge facing the sector driven by the CLC decision that at a stroke over 1,000 days ago made routes to CSCS cards that are not equivalent to NVQ redundant.  Whilst the challenge is significant, ACAD members [read more]

NEWS / LEGISLATION

ACAD Skill Card

ACAD Skill Cards for Asbestos Analysts and Surveyors are now available. These six cards, which range from Apprentice level through to Trainee and Skilled Worker level, join the suite of accreditation cards for operatives and supervisors already in existence. "All ACAD Skill Cards are smart cards with a chip, just like your bank card, onto whi[read more]

NEWS / VACANCIES

ACAD is Recruiting!

Do you share ACAD’s passion for the Asbestos sector? Do you believe in promoting best practice? Perhaps you know someone who does? We are expanding our team to meet the increasing demands from our growing membership. From coaching and mentoring apprentices through training delivery to site audits and S/NVQ assessments, ACAD offers extremely rewa[read more]

NEWS / TRAINING

ACAD Skill Card

ACAD Skill Cards for Asbestos Analysts and Surveyors are now available. These six cards, which range from Apprentice level through to Trainee and Skilled Worker level, join the suite of accreditation cards for operatives and supervisors already in existence. "All ACAD Skill Cards are smart cards with a chip, just like your bank card, onto whi[read more]