• ARCA Member Regional Meetings – Dates for your diary!
    by ARCA Blogger on October 17, 2019 at 8:43 am

    Dates for the next ARCA member regional meetings are available online. The regional meetings will include an update on the asbestos licence renewal process and guidance, the ARCA Site Audit Accreditation Scheme 2020 and the CITB Grants/Funding available for 2019/2020. Register for your free place here in one simple step. We look forward to seeing you soon! The post ARCA Member Regional Meetings – Dates for your diary! appeared first on ARCA.

  • ARCA News Magazine Autumn 2019 available online
    by ARCA Blogger on October 10, 2019 at 8:37 am

    This latest issue of the ARCA News magazine includes association and asbestos industry news, as well as articles on guidance and asbestos licence renewal preparation. Also, there are articles on assessing competency in asbestos removal and how ARCA processes CITB grants on behalf of members. Don’t miss reading ARCA News, the journal for asbestos management The post ARCA News Magazine Autumn 2019 available online appeared first on ARCA.

  • Audit results show standards continue to rise
    by ARCA Blogger on October 9, 2019 at 8:26 am

    ARCA award recognises 6 consecutive excellent audits More member contractors gain the ARCA Gold Site Audit Award this year, even when nearly 90% of the combined audits were unannounced. ARCA acknowledges member contractors’ consistent high performance on-site by presenting a Gold Site Audit Award. This award is not for just one excellent audit in one The post Audit results show standards continue to rise appeared first on ARCA.

  • ARCA Gold Training Awards Announced for 2019
    by ARCA Blogger on October 8, 2019 at 8:36 am

    The Asbestos Removal Contractors Association is delighted to announce the thirty-seven member companies who have achieved the Gold Training Award for 2018/2019. These member companies achieved this award by training over eight operatives and/or supervisors with ARCA during the twelve-month period, and the candidates achieved an average score of 92.5% or above. “I’m pleased to The post ARCA Gold Training Awards Announced for 2019 appeared first on ARCA.

  • ARCA reaches landmark 2,000 CSCS cards
    by ARCA Blogger on September 17, 2019 at 9:02 am

    Today the Association issued the 2,000th CSCS card, under the ARMI Skills Card Scheme. The 2,000th CSCS card was a blue skilled worker card for an asbestos removal operative, and was made available as a physical and virtual card. “This is an amazing number of cards issued. We only started issuing CSCS cards for operatives The post ARCA reaches landmark 2,000 CSCS cards appeared first on ARCA.

  • ARCA receives Centre of Excellence Award from RSPH
    by ARCA Blogger on September 12, 2019 at 11:06 am

    On behalf of the Association, Steve Sadley and Satish Patel, were delighted to accept the Centre of Excellence Award yesterday at the RSPH Hygeia Awards 2019 event in London. The Royal Society for Public Health (RSPH) Centre of Excellence Award recognises centres which show commitment to their learners through high levels of teaching and support, alongside The post ARCA receives Centre of Excellence Award from RSPH appeared first on ARCA.

  • ARCA claims over £26,000 in CITB grants for members
    by ARCA Blogger on August 29, 2019 at 9:05 am

    ARCA, an Approved Training Organisation (ATO) with CITB, can support members(i) who have undertaken recognised training courses with the Association, by claiming CITB grants on their behalf. Recently, ARCA contacted all asbestos removal contractor members who pay the CITB Levy requesting information for all the candidates who had undertaken a ‘short duration course’ with ARCA, The post ARCA claims over £26,000 in CITB grants for members appeared first on ARCA.

  • ARCA a Keynote Speaker at Contamination Expo
    by ARCA Blogger on August 21, 2019 at 8:15 am

    At this year’s Contamination Expo, ARCA will be discussing how clients see membership of a trade association as a safeguard and what the Association does to meet this expectation. During the seminar, Steve Sadley, Chief Executive of ARCA, will highlight the role of the Association and how it continues to drive high standards to provide The post ARCA a Keynote Speaker at Contamination Expo appeared first on ARCA.

  • ARCA Speaking at Contamination Expo 2019
    by ARCA Blogger on August 7, 2019 at 8:24 am

    The Role of the Asbestos Removal Contractors Association At this years’ Contamination Expo, ARCA will discuss how clients see membership of a trade association as a safeguard, and how the Association continues to drive high standards to provide reassurance. Steve Sadley, Chief Executive of ARCA, will highlight how contractor members need to participate in the The post ARCA Speaking at Contamination Expo 2019 appeared first on ARCA.

  • ARCA offers a comprehensive range of CSCS cards
    by ARCA Blogger on July 23, 2019 at 8:32 am

    ARMI Skills Cards available for the licensed asbestos removal industry The Association offers the full range of CSCS cards for individuals working in the licensed asbestos management industry to gain access to construction sites, under the ARMI Skills Card Scheme. Asbestos removal operatives, supervisors and managers, are able to gain temporary red cards, (experienced worker, The post ARCA offers a comprehensive range of CSCS cards appeared first on ARCA.