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Randstad CPE sponsor brickwork apprentice award

Randstad CPE were proud to support the Highbury College Construction Awards 2014 by sponsoring the Brickwork Apprentice of the Year 2014.  Jack Musselwhite, 18, of Portsmouth won the prestigious award on 27th June for his hard work, effort and attitude.  Jack received a Voucher from Jason Clements, Branch Manager at Randstad CPE to purchase construction tools and equipment from All Clothing and Protection supplies.

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West Anglia Training Association recieves CISRS accreditation

West Anglia Training Association (WATA) of Huntingdon, Cambridge has become the latest training provider to gain Construction Industry Scaffolders Record Scheme (CISRS) accreditation.

Following successful completion of their CISRS accreditation audit which took place in early June, WATA can now offer the following courses: CISRS Part 1 Scaffolding, CISRS Operative Training Scheme (COTS), Basic Scaffold Inspection Training Scheme (SITS), and they are also looking to offer several System product courses in the near future.

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Construction students help build training facility at Tregantle Fort

On Wednesday 25 June, a group of our City College Plymouth Construction students visited Tregantle Fort, to see a demonstration of a training facility they helped to create.

Work undertaken at the Fort has seen four open classrooms transformed into the mock-up of the inside of a ship, complete with 18 separate compartments. The facility is being used by the Military Training Unit (MTU), based at HMS Raleigh, to teach sailors the correct routines for searching vessels for intruders as part of the ship’s protection team.

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Cape Asia Academy gain CISRS OSTS accreditation

Cape Asia Academy in Muntinlupa City, Philippines has been awarded accreditation to run the Construction Industry Scaffolder’s Record Scheme (CISRS) Overseas Scaffolder Training Scheme (OSTS) at its centre.

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Students join the construction professionals to build experience

Andover College students attending one of the Construction courses at the College (NVQ Level 2) have put their skills into practice working alongside the professionals from Amiri Construction as the finishing touches are put to Sparsholt College’s new Motor Vehicle, Engineering and Agricultural Engineering Workshop. Part of a £3.2 million new build/refurbishment of the College facilities, the workshops are now state-of-the-art in terms of facility and environmental performance.

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