Community Engagement

Astins Apprenticeship Scheme

Astins Apprenticeship Scheme

In September Astins welcomed nine individuals onto the Astins Apprenticeship Scheme. The programme, which lasts two years, provides the apprentices with an opportunity to develop their Drylining skills and gain their NVQ Level 2 and CSCS Blue Skilled card. Based at the Astins Institute training facility in Battersea London, they are learning the basics from […]

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Lambeth Council Training Programme

Lambeth Council Training Programme

Astins are pleased to be once again working with Lambeth Council to deliver a six week introduction to dry-lining course for people looking to get a start in the industry.  This is the third trainee programme we will have successfully delivered. On 26th October, ten previously unemployed individuals arrived at our training facility to begin […]

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London Borough of Wandsworth Construction Summit

London Borough of Wandsworth Construction Summit

John Rogerson and Rebecca Hislam were invited to attend and represent Astins at the recent Construction Summit held in the borough on 15th July. Cllr. Ravi Govindia, Leader of Wandsworth Council, arranged the summit in order to bring together developers, main contractors and sub-contractors from the construction industry with the key aim to discuss how […]

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ASTINS WIN THE BROOKFIELD MULTIPLEX CHALLENGE IN GLASGOW

ASTINS WIN THE BROOKFIELD MULTIPLEX CHALLENGE IN GLASGOW

Astins has recently had the pleasure of being involved in an innovative learning project run with secondary school pupils in the South West of Glasgow. The Brookfields Independent Learning Programme aims to encourage and inspire young people getting ready to take their first steps into the world of work. In conjunction with Glasgow City Council Vocational […]

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Astins are inspiring the next generation

Astins are inspiring the next generation

Astins has been inspiring the next generation through an early year’s career event in Glasgow. Andrew Shankland, Project Leader at The New Southern General Hospital in Glasgow represented Astins at St Constantine and Pirie Park Primary Schools early careers day The day, which was organised by our client, Brookfield Multiplex and supported by key supply […]

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