• Administrators Training Course – More dates added!
    by ARCA Blogger on February 6, 2019 at 9:42 am

    Due to requests from members more dates are now available for administrators to undertake an asbestos removal training course. ARCA delivers a one-day training course so that administrators can experience what working on an asbestos removal site is really like, yet in a safe and controlled environment. The course includes some practical hands on tasks […] The post Administrators Training Course – More dates added! appeared first on ARCA. Read more →

  • ARCA Plan Standardisation Meetings for Another Year
    by ARCA Blogger on February 5, 2019 at 9:24 am

    Again, this year ARCA will be holding monthly standardisation meetings, for managers, trainers, assessors and auditors, to discuss their findings and provide feedback. These discussions support the role of the teams and support standardisation across the organisation, increasing efficiencies and the knowledge of the team, as well as supporting consistency and facilitating updates/improvements in refresher […] The post ARCA Plan Standardisation Meetings for Another Year appeared first on ARCA. Read more →

  • Saturday Training
    by ARCA Blogger on January 29, 2019 at 9:17 am

    ARCA has made available asbestos removal operative and supervisor refresher training courses on selected Saturdays throughout 2019, at both ARCA’s Burton and Rayleigh training centres. Members can also block book these courses for their teams if required, and training credits can be used against any Saturday course. “As Members requested Saturday training, we reviewed our […] The post Saturday Training appeared first on ARCA. Read more →

  • ARCA Members raise funds to support Mesothelioma UK
    by ARCA Blogger on January 24, 2019 at 9:24 am

    Last year ARCA staff and members raised £10,000 for Mesothelioma UK by taking part in various activities and events. The Association supports Mesothelioma UK to help and support people diagnosed with Mesothelioma, a cancer caused by exposure to asbestos. Still over 2,700 new cases of Mesothelioma are diagnosed each year in the UK; nurse specialists, […] The post ARCA Members raise funds to support Mesothelioma UK appeared first on ARCA. Read more →

  • ARCA delivers bespoke asbestos training course
    by ARCA Blogger on January 22, 2019 at 9:13 am

    ARCA recently delivered a bespoke training course for site management staff at MIC Group, after they recognised that it would be beneficial to gain further knowledge on personal air monitoring and air management within an asbestos removal enclosure. Following the initial enquiry, ARCA delivered the training course within three weeks. The course content included; the […] The post ARCA delivers bespoke asbestos training course appeared first on ARCA. Read more →

  • Training Certificate Expiry Service
    by ARCA Blogger on January 17, 2019 at 9:33 am

    To support members the training team have been sending letters monthly to remind members of up and coming training certificate expiries for their staff (operatives, supervisors, contract managers). The training team has developed a new system whereby emails will be automatically generated and sent to the members’ training contact with a report attached. The report […] The post Training Certificate Expiry Service appeared first on ARCA. Read more →

  • ARCA News Magazine Winter 2018 available online
    by ARCA Blogger on December 17, 2018 at 10:02 am

    This latest issue of the ARCA News magazine is now available to read online. Association and industry news, as well as articles on guidance and the management of asbestos soils are included in this Winter 2018 issue. There is also an article on end-client’s responsibilities in appointing a contractor, and planning/removal asbestos containing materials. The […] The post ARCA News Magazine Winter 2018 available online appeared first on ARCA. Read more →

  • ARCA Regional Meetings – Dates for your diary
    by ARCA Blogger on December 12, 2018 at 9:32 am

    Dates for the next round of ARCA regional meetings are now available. These meetings will include an update on the inaugural ALC licensed asbestos sub-group meeting with the Asbestos Licensing Unit and the January 2019 ALC meeting hosted by ARCA. All attendees will receive a Certificate of Attendance to complement training records and demonstrate and […] The post ARCA Regional Meetings – Dates for your diary appeared first on ARCA. Read more →

  • Book Training now for 2019
    by ARCA Blogger on December 6, 2018 at 10:17 am

    To support your planning all scheduled training course dates for 2019 are available online. Offering a wide range of specialist training courses to suit you and your team’s needs, and delivered by qualified trainers at training centres across the UK, ARCA is your trainer of choice. Call us if you need a bespoke asbestos training […] The post Book Training now for 2019 appeared first on ARCA. Read more →

  • ARCA members raise funds for Charity
    by ARCA Blogger on December 4, 2018 at 9:19 am

    This year ARCA staff and members have raised £16,000, by taking part in various activities, from; muddy fun runs and bike challenges to baking cakes. The Association supports Mesothelioma UK; a national resource dedicated to supporting people suffering with asbestos cancer and also this year has supported the Wigan and Leigh Hospice; a charity providing […] The post ARCA members raise funds for Charity appeared first on ARCA. Read more →