26th July 2019 By Clark Contracts Ltd
Main contractor, Clark Contracts, has achieved Approved Training Organisation (ATO) status and will now be delivering a suite of training modules to staff in house.
Now approved by the Construction Industry Training Board (CITB), Clark Contracts’ in house Health, Safety, Environment and Quality (HSEQ) team can deliver a number of courses with the plans already in place for ‘Risk Management’ and ‘Abrasive Wheels’ to be the first topics covered.
Clark Contracts employs over 250 staff and has invested £500k in training through its Academy in the last 12 months. The company also employed a dedicated Learning and Development Manager to further enhance its training procedures.
Gordon Cunningham, Managing Director, Clark Contracts, said: “This new ATO status will allow us to streamline our training plans and enhance our in house skills to support our growing demand for training”.
Over 20% of Clark Contracts’ employees are studying towards formal qualifications at college or university. The organisation has also spent an additional £11,300 on training two mental health first aiders, mental health champions across the company and mental health awareness sessions with further investment planned for the future.
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