Stacey Hazlehurst Case Study

What were you doing before you started working at INFRA Skills? “I qualified as a registered adult nurse in 2012. I began my career newly qualified as an Occupational Health Nurse at Jaguar Land Rover. During this time, I gained a University Advanced Diploma in Occupational Health. After 4 years, I moved into the NHS […]

Adam Hurren Case Study

What were you doing before you started working at INFRA Skills? “After I left school, I enlisted in the Royal Navy and became a ‘Warfare Specialist’, with my main duties and responsibilities revolving around the Radar and Gunner systems. During my time in the services, I had the honour of representing the Royal Navy Sports […]

Bell Group

The support from INFRA Skills has made the process of upskilling Bell Group’s workforce, so that they can operate on the rail infrastructure, a lot smoother by enuring that the operatives are given the appropriate competencies and knowledge to work safely on site.

International Women’s Day 2020: Aleena Naeem

As part of International Women’s Day, we spoke to Aleena Naeem who is currently in her first year at The Aston University Engineering Academy (AUEA) completing a BTEC Level 3 in Business, as well as studying for her A Level Mathematics. Having always planned to complete an A-Level alongside her BTEC qualification, she discovered that […]

International Women’s Day 2020: Gabriela Radu

As part of International Women’s Day, we spoke to Gabriela Radu who has been living in the UK now for around 8 years, having moved from Romania. Whilst living in Romania, Gabriela studied Medicine and qualified as a Doctor. She decided to move to the UK to further expand her knowledge and skills within a […]

Apprenticeship Success Story: Jake Neal-Brown

We are celebrating an Apprenticeship Success story. Jake Neal-Brown was originally training to become a plumber, when he came across a very different opportunity to enrol on a Level 2 Rail Engineering Apprenticeship with INFRA Skills. He had never envisioned himself working on the railway, but having spoken to others, he was encouraged by their […]

Apprenticeship Success Story: Jodie Watkins

We celebrate another Apprenticeship Success Story. Jodie Watkins had always found herself enjoying more of a hands-on approach when it came to working. Having never considered the rail industry as a career before, she started to gather more of an insight into what it would entail from acquaintances she knew with first-hand experiences. She found […]

Ellis Robinson Case Study

We spoke with Ellis Robinson about the Construction Gateway, which was a great way to put the talents and experiences he’d gained while serving in the military to good use. What were you doing before you started on the Construction Gateway? I joined the Armed Forces where I served in the Mercian Regiment as a […]

Rail Diversity Week: Dave Massingham

As we celebrate Rail Diversity Week (RDW) we speak to Dave Massingham about his role and how Equality, Diversity and Inclusion are supported within the business. What Is Your Job Role and What Does It Entail? “I am the EDI Project Delivery Manager for Auctus Management Group and all subsidiary businesses, including INFRA Skills. My […]

Rail Diversity Week: Jean-Paul Patrick

As we celebrate Rail Diversity Week (RDW) we speak to Jean-Paul Patrick about his career and how Equality, Diversity and Inclusion are supported within the business. What were you doing before you started the training with INFRA Skills Ltd and BMET? “I was working as a Graphics Installer for a printing company, completing installations for […]

RDW Case Study: Jane Stringer, BDO at Enable

What is Enable, and what is your role there? “Enable is a ‘Supported Employment Service’ aiding people with learning disabilities to find paid employment. I am a Business Development Officer (BDO) for Enable and it is my role to source potential employment for our candidates. We supply a job coach for those seeking employment, acting […]

RDW Case Study: Shaunna O’Reilly

What were you doing before joining RSS Infrastructure? “I was working in construction, when I saw people working in the rail industry from afar. I quickly became interested in this route of employment, but was unsure of how to delve into this line of work. Luckily, I had a contact who had gone through training […]