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Ian Billyard a BACH Past President Retires

12th Sep 2018 | Posted In BACH News

Ian Billyard has decided to retire from the role of Principal at Leeds College of Building in Dec.  As a Past President of BACH and a Member of BACH’s NEC and Finance & Membership Committee, we all wish him success in whatever he decided to do. Read more https://www.lcb.ac.uk/news-and-resources/college-principal-announces-retirement/

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BACH NEC Wednesday 20 June 2018

22nd May 2018 | Posted In BACH News

This is a reminder to all BACH NEC Wednesday 20 June 2018, South and Central College, Birmingham We have accommodation held for Tuesday night, which will be bookable on the bach.ac.uk shortly.  It really assist us if everyone could book online, that way we can run hotel booking lists with one click.  If not, we are exporting them […]

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1 member free – BACH Autumn Development Day 2018

21st May 2018 | Posted In BACH News

Wednesday 21 November 2018 is the BACH  Autumn Development Day CPD in the West Midlands. NEC has decided that for every fully paid up member organisation they will issue 1 free place and another at a discounted rate.  These places are to be used by Named members. HOLD THE DATE  – you would not want […]

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Tony Ellender overview of Trailblazers as of March 2018

2nd Apr 2018 | Posted In BACH News

Tony Ellender from Balfour Beatty gave BACH members an overview of Trailblazers and his strongly felt view of the way they were being implemented/ Tony Ellender BACH_Trailblazers_TJE_12Mar17

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Construction Work Placement 2018 update in detail

18th Mar 2018 | Posted In BACH News

With changes happening to work placements and work experience, Bach’s members require quick access the details.   Following presentations and discussions on these subjects at the recent March 2108, BACH National Annual Conference the attached document assist members remaining a group of the Best Informed Construction Heads in England and Wales. Work Exp Draft Principles Responsibilities doc_CG

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National College for High Speed Rail invites the Best Informed Construction Heads to visit.

18th Mar 2018 | Posted In BACH News

In these exciting times for those involved with the Construction of HS2 and then HS3 the opening of the National College for High Speed Rail with its Construction Centre, BACH members who pride themselves on being the Best Informed Construction Heads in England and Wales, welcomed the opportunity to visit the college. South West Gauteng College 200218

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Technical Education Work Placements, an important briefing

18th Mar 2018 | Posted In BACH News

Technical Education Work Placements, an important briefing by the Institute for Employment Studies presented at the BACH National Annual Conference Research briefing – employers FINAL

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BACH’s 2018/19 new strategic plan – A vision for the future – Dave Wilkins Vice Chair

18th Mar 2018 | Posted In BACH News

As BACH is run by its members for its members and in this spirit delegates at the 2018 Conference had an opportunity to shape the 2019 BACH National Annual Conference Programme Look at this presentation, email Dave Wilkins with your suggestion and how you can actively assist BACH in reaching its 2019 vision. Dave Wilkins BACH strategic […]

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Home Building Skills Partnership’s Jenny Herdman stressed the importance of shared thinking.

18th Mar 2018 | Posted In BACH News

At the BACH Annual National Conference in Nottingham March 2018 Jenny Herdman from the Home Building Skills Partnership shared thoughts on sharing and partnership working for the greater good of the complete construction industry. See her presentation Jeney Herdman BACH conference march2018 – no notes

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Gemma Taylor thanks BACH members for their interest in STEM

13th Mar 2018 | Posted In BACH News

Gemma discussed professional development nationwide and BACH Members were impressed to hear that there are 30,000 STEM Ambassadors from more than 2,500 employers. It is important that every college looks at its training of the future Construction Heads See Gemma presentation given t0 the BACH British Association of Construction Heads. National Annual Conference 11 to […]

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Apprenticeship Development Summary update March 2018

12th Mar 2018 | Posted In BACH News

Apprenticeship Development Summary Sector Plan Update Report Updated March 2018 Neil Hartis of CITB updated the Best Informed Construction Heads at the BACH National Annual Conference. See the report Neil Hartis Sector Plan Report March 2018

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T Level comments from ‘Table discussion’ at the BACH National Annual Conference 12 March 2108

12th Mar 2018 | Posted In BACH News

T Level comments from ‘Table discussion’ More questions than answers on T levels.  Good on paper, but the detail is required and different T Level groups are going do different routes. Work Experience is a challenge.  To be covered Tuesday 13 March. How can you decide what you are offering until the funding is decided? […]

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T levels update March 2018 Ian Billyard

12th Mar 2018 | Posted In BACH News

Ian Billyard, Principal Leeds College of Building, explained the latest news and achievements of those running the groups to The Best Informed Construction Heads at the BACH (British Association of Construction Heads) National Annual Conference, Nottingham 12 March 2018 Ian Billyard BACH presentation 12 March 2018

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Join information for BACH Spring Conference 11 March 2018

7th Mar 2018 | Posted In BACH News

Thank you for joining with the  best informed Construction Heads at  the BACH ANNUAL SPRING CONFERENCE Sunday 11 to Tuesday 13 March 2018 Nottingham For Delegates or Presenters not staying for the complete conference, we have hotel rooms available at very good rates. Please call Ian on 07539 143184 or email ian.s@bach.ac.uk Key information for delegate […]

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