TTA have secured funding from CITB to enable the provision of an assessor infrastructure for the wall and floor tiling sector across the UK to support quality assured assessment of experienced operatives to NVQ L2. ? Part funding is also available for NVQ EWPA/OSAT training, which will help fixers obtain their CSCS cards.
The training comprises a one-day course which can be undertaken at either of BAL’s Innovation and Technology Centres, located in Stoke on Trent or Bristol. ?Assessors can also carry out on-site assessments; but additional charges would apply.
The training costs ?500 for TTA Members per fixer and ?600 for non-members. ?There is also a ?68 Registration Fee payable to CITB. ?On successful completion of the course; candidates will receive a ?210 refund on the fee. ?Independent Fixers can claim ?100 refund if they join TTA prior to the completion of the Assessment.
Dates available are?21st; 28th; and 30th November; and 12th and 14th December. ?Places are limited, so please contact us as soon as possible.
This initiative will benefit the industry ?by promoting and supporting a skilled and qualified workforce, which will stimulate the market by providing a route to qualification for experienced fixers.
For more information and to register?please call 0300 365 8453 or email?Support@tile.org.uk