Members News


Autumn CPD – ‘Keeping Pace With Change’ 18th November 2015

Posted on 10th September 2015.

BACH is currently taking bookings for the annual one-day Autumn CPD Event at JURYS INN Birmingham, 245 Broad Street Birmingham on 18 November 2015 from 10:00 to 16:00. Registration will open from 09.00 prior to the AGM Meeting.

The theme of the conference has been chosen to address identified current needs … Read More »


BACH City & Guilds meeting notes April 2015

Posted on 3rd June 2015.

BACH City Guilds Meeting Notes April 2015


Construction Career Brokerage Service

Posted on 20th May 2015.

Overview-of-Construction-Careers-Brokerage-Service


Autumn Professional Development Day 2014 Slides and Notes

Posted on 18th November 2014.

Presentation-1-Carl-Rhymer-CITB

Presentation2-Andrew-Newman-CG-TechBac

Presentation-3-Gabriel-Staples-Pearson

Presentation-4-Pen-Gresfold-with-updated-slides

Clarification
‘There are 4 sizes of qualification planned for development: 360 GLH Award, 540 GLH Subsidiary certificate, 720 GLH Certificate and 1080 GLH Diploma. These are new titles compared to the QCF versions. The 360 Award size is purely intended as a progression award. Progression routes to both employment and HE is … Read More »


Reflections of an Ofsted Inspector

Posted on 25th June 2014.

The Association has received permission to share this presentation created by an BACH Member who is also an Ofsted Inspector for Construction.

Reflections-of-an-Ofsted-Inspector-updated-JUN14.pptx


Chartered Institute of Building (CIOB) International Innovation & Research (I&R) Awards 2014

Posted on 16th June 2014.

The CIOB I&R Awards are international competitions that recognise outstanding achievements from academic research to industry innovation in the built environment. Encompassing 6 award categories, the Awards are open to recent graduates, academics or industry practitioners:

1.       Undergraduate Dissertation Award

2.       Masters Dissertation Award

3.       Research Paper Award

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Guide to Internal Assessments for BTEC Firsts and Nationals

Posted on 13th June 2014.

Guide_to_Internal_Assessment_for_BTEC_Firsts_and_Nationals_v3.pdf


NSA News JUN14

Posted on 9th June 2014.

NSA-Newsletter-JUN14.doc

Enquiries should be addressed to:
Kevin Dowd  T: 0207 313 4890
[email protected]


BACH – Summit Skills meeting 14MAY14

Posted on 9th June 2014.

BACH-Summit-Skills-meeting-14MAY14.doc


Lyons Housing Review London 29APR14

Posted on 30th May 2014.

At a meeting in London Sir Michael Lyons explained how he has been asked to consider designing a road map to deliver 200,000 homes by 2020. Several groups have been brought together to discuss land, planning and products/materials. In each of these sub groups the issue of a skilled and ready workforce was highlighted as the most important element to deliver such a target.


Pivotal Education – Offer to BACH Members

Posted on 20th March 2014.

Pivotal Education are  offering BACH members a discount for bookings for individual construction departments (not full colleges).  They can have a 10% discount if they book multiple days and 5% discount for single bookings.

Members should contact Ellie Dix  [email protected] quoting BACH to obtain the discount.


CITB Construction Traning Numbers Survey 2013/14

Posted on 20th March 2014.

BACH Members are asked to take part in this important survey.

As part of the Sector Skills Council for Construction, CITB has the task of producing a forecast of skills demand in the industry, and estimating the likely future supply of trained workers.  The starting point for these is an assessment … Read More »


Construction Strategy 2025

Posted on 20th February 2014.

Construction Strategy 2025

The Construction Strategy 2025 Overview


Autumn Conference Slides and Notes

Posted on 5th January 2014.

BACH14Nov13-16-19-Study-programmes.ppt

Study-Programmes.doc

BACH14Nov13-English-and-mathematics.ppt

English-and-mathematics.doc

BACH14Nov13-Curriculum-leadership-and-management.ppt

Curriculum-leadership-and-management.doc

Key-messages.doc


HSEC papers-19NOV13

Posted on 3rd January 2014.

HSEC-papers-19-November-2013.pdf


Notes from Summit Skills/BACH Meeting 28OCT2013

Posted on 4th December 2013.

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BACH Meeting with Ofsted

Posted on 7th October 2013.

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Jack Hall

Posted on 11th September 2013.

Dear Member

It is with considerable regret that I have to inform you of the death of Jack Hall. Jack was the founding member of the Association in 1983. He was passionate about education and doing the best he could to ensure that young people had the chance to become successful … Read More »


CIC 25th Annivarsary Photography Competition

Posted on 3rd September 2013.

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Construction Skills Network Monthly ConstructionBulletin JUN 2013

Posted on 18th June 2013.

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Construction Skills letter fom the BACH President 06JUN13

Posted on 18th June 2013.

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CIC Health & Safety Committee Notes 23JAN13

Posted on 12th June 2013.

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CIC Health & Safety Committee Notes 29MAY13

Posted on 12th June 2013.

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CITB-AOC Meeting 20MAY13

Posted on 29th May 2013.

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CIC Projects

Posted on 28th March 2013.

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Higher Education in Construction Management

Posted on 27th March 2013.

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Annual Conference 2013 Presentations

Posted on 26th March 2013.

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CIC Updates

Posted on 22nd January 2013.

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