Geason Training’s Fraser Campbell talks about his experience in the workplace with Autism

Fraser Campbell has Autistic Spectrum Disorder and is a successful member of the Geason Training data team. Learn about his experience, his positive attitude and progress while working with his disability here. Fraser recommends being “who you are” in the workplace to get the job you want and have success. Fraser joined Geason Training following […]

Read More

Progression as an Apprentice

For many people, apprenticeships may be considered a second-class alternative to university. On the contrary however, apprenticeships are a high-powered route to qualifications and employment that bring minor risk of student debt. Additionally, 77% of apprentices stay with their employer after qualifying and 94% of employers consider traineeships/apprenticeships as an effective way of increasing career […]

Read More

Funding available in Yorkshire, Staffordshire, Cambridgeshire and the SE of England

A large investment of time, budget and resource is needed for a major construction project hence companies want to reduce their costs where they can. The level of investment required is high and the quality of the work to complete the project is demanding. Companies need to ensure that their workers have the experience and […]

Read More

Want to know more about Degree Apprenticeship Standards?

Degree Apprenticeship programmes are a relatively-new but rapidly rising and evolving aspect of education within the UK. Degree Apprenticeships combine fully paid working along with part-time university study, with learners receiving at least an apprentice’s minimum wage. Embarking on a Degree Apprenticeship programme means that apprentices are full-time employed for one to six years, covering […]

Read More

Who can become an Apprentice?

It is a common misconception that an apprentice must be aged 16-25, this is simply false. Yes, most apprentices are aged 16-25, however, the Apprenticeship Levy funding does not restrict you to hire an apprentice within this age category. Funding allows you to train anyone over the age of 16 – with no upper age […]

Read More

Matthew has completed his plastering apprenticeship

  Congratulations to our learner, Matthew Moores, who has just completed his two year Level 2 Apprenticeship in Plastering. Following Matthew’s success we asked him some questions regarding his apprenticeship and his learning and development progress with Geason Training. Why did you choose the apprenticeship route as opposed to doing another qualification? I chose to do an apprenticeship […]

Read More

We have funding for NVQ Level 2 in various Insulation disciplines- Contact us now!

We have funding available for the NVQ Level 2 in Insulation & Building Treatments, NVQ Level 2 in Loft Insulation & Cavity Walling, NVQ Level 2 in Internal/External Wall Boarder/Finisher and NVQ Level 2 in Curtain Walling. Areas of funding for these programmes include: Craven East Riding Hambleton Harrogate Richmondshire Ryedale Scarborough Selby York The […]

Read More

Interested in the NVQ Level 2 in Bricklaying? We have funding now available!

As part of the European Social Fund opportunity development programme, we now have funding available for the NVQ Level 2 in Bricklaying in the following areas: Cannock Chase                           Cheltenham Cotswold Coventry East Staffordshire                     […]

Read More

Geason Training retains its Matrix Accreditation

Geason Training successfully retained its accreditation of the Matrix Standard for its independent advice and guidance. The Matrix Standard is extremely important to any training business as it is the international quality standard for organisations that deliver information, advice and guidance (IAG) and is re-assessed every three years. Geason Training was assessed on four main […]

Read More

Geason Training is on the Register of Apprenticeship Training Providers

Geason Training is delighted to announce that we have been successful in our application to be included in the Register of Apprenticeship Training Providers* approved by the UK government. This is at a time when we are on the threshold of some of the most significant reforms in the history of Apprenticeship delivery. These include […]

Read More