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CECA (South West) Management Development Programme Accreditations
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CECA (South West) delegates recently celebrated completion of their Management Development Programme with trainer Bob Bilbrough, assessor Nick Nile and CECA SW Regional Director, Paul Santer. Three delegates have received their NVQ Level 6/7 accreditations. Congratulations to: Alex Glanfield of Dyer & Butler for achieving his NVQ Level 6 certificate in Construction Contracting Operations Management

ICE South West Civil Engineering Awards 2020: Submit your entry
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What are the ‘stand out’ civil engineering projects of the last 12 months? It’s time to get your entry together for the ICE South West Civil Engineering Awards 2020 in association with headline sponsor, Kier Bam. But the clock is ticking, the final deadline for entries is 5pm on Monday 2 March. Mel Karam, CEO of

CECA South West Management Development Programme 2020
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A series of six development workshops with the opportunity to attain a Level 6 or 7 vocational qualification in construction. This programme is designed for middle to senior operational and functional managers working in civil engineering or building and will be delivered by the renowned trainer, Bob Bilbrough. The six workshops aim to provide each

Managing Quality Course 2020
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This one-day course, run by Robert Bilbrough Associates, is for construction team members who want to make an impact on improving the quality of construction products and services. Please find the full course outline below. Cost:    The cost of the course is £110 + VAT per delegate. Date:  21 April 2020 CECA (South West) is hoping to

CITB Temporary Works Co-ordinator Course 2020
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This two-day course is designed for potential temporary works co-ordinators who have to co-ordinate the design, the erection and decommission of temporary structures. Please see full programme below. The course is an approved CITB SSP course and is run by 2020safetysolutions. Each delegate will gain a CITB certificate that is nationally recognised, the course is

CECA South West Foundations Group – Bath University Industrial Placement Presentation Event
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Jack Walker, Kier (Chair of the CECA South West Foundations Group) had the pleasure of presenting to the second year civil engineering students of Bath University again this academic year enlightening them of the opportunities and prospects from industrial placement years and summer placements. Astonished to see so many second year students from the university

CECA SW Foundations Visit Plymouth Tamar Bridge
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The CECA South West Foundations Group has had a truly incredible experience on 23 October exploring the underside of the Plymouth Tamar Bridge as well as seeing its anchorages as part of a site tour, The Tamar Bridge team provided an excellent and very informative tour as well as promoting its new Educational Centre facilitating

CECA South West Foundations Group Attends CivSoc Careers Fair Event
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The CECA South West Foundations Group (SWFG) had a very successful careers fair event at the University of Plymouth’s annual CivSoc careers fair on Friday 11 October 2019 primarily focused on civil engineering and construction. The CECA SWFG provided students and graduates with an insight into contracting as a career in civil engineering and construction, as

Devon County Council: Major Housing Infrastructure for South West Exeter (A379)
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South West Exeter is a major development on the edge of Exeter with plans for around 2,500 new homes, 21.5 hectares of new employment development and a 1,400-pupil school. The scale of the site, and its steep topography bisected by the A379 (between the Devon Hotel and the A38), requires a large amount of civils

University of Plymouth – Student Placements
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CECA (South West) has a good working relationship with the University of Plymouth and just want to remind members of the opportunities for student placements through the university. Andrea Kemp is the Student Placement Officer at Plymouth University and therefore the first point of contact for CECA members wishing to take on students for their