INFRA Skills Win ‘Pioneering Equality’ Award

INFRA Skills (IFS) were awarded the Social Value for Future Generations ‘Pioneering Equality’ Award, alongside RSS Infrastructure Ltd (RSSI), at the Social Value Portal 2021 Award Ceremony on Thursday 18th November 2021. The National Social Value Measurement Framework (or National TOMs for short) – is a method of reporting and measuring social value to a […]

INFRA Skills Support World Mental Health Day 2021

Why mental health awareness is important   In today’s article, we’re going to look at how you can improve mental health in the workplace. Firstly, can mental ill health affect your work? The answer is a simple yes. Your mental health affects your behaviour; it affects how you interact with people and do your job. […]

HS2 Minister Visits Birmingham To Open New INFRA Skills Training Centre

Richard Toy, CEO, Sean Harrison, Managing Director, Peter Thompson, Rail Director, and Steven Morley, General Manager are pictured with Andrew Stephenson.

On Monday, September 27th, Andrew Stephenson, Minister of State at the Department of Transport and the HS2 Minister, officially opened the new purpose-built INFRA Skills Training Centre in Aston, Birmingham.     The new INFRA Skills Training Centre focuses primarily on rail and construction training. This vital training facility will assist infrastructure companies in developing […]

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 […]

INFRA Skills Take Part In National Inclusion Week 2021

National Inclusion Week 2021

INFRA Skills Ltd has announced that it will be taking part in National Inclusion Week 2021. National Inclusion Week, running from Monday 27th September – Sunday 3rd October 2021, was created by Inclusive Employers who organise the campaign each year. The week aims to raise awareness of inclusion in the workplace. Now in its ninth […]

INFRA Skills Ltd Celebrates Commitment To Railway Mental Health Charter

Auctus Management Group Ltd, and subsidiary companies RSS Infrastructure Ltd and INFRA Skills Ltd has signed the Railway Mental Health Charter to support the reduction of mental health stigma and change behaviours in the workplace, through cross industry collaboration. The Railway Mental Health Charter is a framework to help rail companies promote, manage and support […]

INFRA Skills Support ‘My Whole Self’ Day

Bring your whole self to work – wherever that may be. In 2020 we shouldn’t have to leave parts of our identity behind – be that our cultural or ethnic background, sexuality, or health – when we work. When we’re empowered to be our ‘whole self’ at work we can build deeper connections. This helps […]

An Apprenticeship Success Story – Jake Neal-Brown

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 experiences within the sector. Having looked into […]

An Apprenticeship Success Story – Jodie Watkins

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 incite into what it would entail from acquaintances she knew with first-hand experiences. She found out about an apprenticeship scheme, delivered […]

INFRA Skills Ltd partner with Eurovia Contracting for Construction Gateway success!

    INFRA Skills Ltd, an NSAR Gold Accredited training provider, have been working in partnership with Eurovia Contracting, Coventry City Council and the West Midlands Combined Authority to deliver the Construction Gateway. This is a 2-week programme that will enable local people who are struggling to seek employment; gain the skills, knowledge and experience […]

INFRA Skills Ltd Sign The Building Mental Health Charter

  Furthering their commitment to raising Mental Health issues awareness in the infrastructure sector, Auctus Management Group Ltd, and subsidiary businesses; INFRA Skills Ltd and RSS Infrastructure Ltd have signed the ‘Building Mental Health Charter’. Building Mental Health’s goals are to encourage the industry to engage and embrace the mental health agenda, make best practice […]