• 06/02/2018
    Celebrating the success of the Budding Brunels project

    Budding Brunels is an Open College Network London (OCN) accredited course that gives young people, from a diverse range of backgrounds, an insight into the Built Environment, and provides industry-led careers advice from...

  • 12/01/2018
    We attended an event hosted by Baroness Smith of Basildon to celebrate the work of the Tradeswomen into Maintenance Project by Mears

    The Tradeswomen into Maintenance project aims to increase the awareness of trade employment and training opportunities for female trade apprentices and operatives...

  • 08/01/2018
    Two years after attending a Budding Brunels course, Nawaal is now completing a Civil Engineering apprenticeship with Tideway East and she shares with us her first steps into construction


    Budding Brunels

    We first met Nawaal back in 2015 when she attended a...

  • 01/11/2017
    The successful delivery of a construction project for the ARC Academy UK Training and Employment Construction Project took place early October in Wales

    ARC Academy UK in partnership with Construction Youth Trust hosted a course for ex-offenders at their training centre in Rhondda Cynon Taff...

  • 01/11/2017
    Budding Builders ex-student, James, is now undertaking an "earn whilst you learn" opportunity with Willmott Dixon and talks about his experience to current students 

    James, a young father of twins, started his working life in the retail sector and went on to work in Traffic...