Skills Training Academy

Skills Training Academy

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Employability Fund is a National Training Programme funded by Skills Development Scotalnd to up-skill, develop and support Young Persons wishing to access sustainable employment or further education.

There are 2 parts to the Employability Fund Programme. Part 1 is training based in a dedicated centre and Part 2 is a site experience on one of our community sites

This is a pre-apprenticeship program and the aim is for you as the learner to gain the skills needed to work within the Construction & Civil Engineering sector, we will do this through enhancing your knowledge of the Construction Industry as well as working on hands on skills through a diverse range of quality and interactive training including spending 8 weeks out at a community project carrying out GCO duties such as; setting out lines and levels, move handle and store materials and place and finish concrete.

Course specific skills you will learn on an TIGERS STA course

  • CSCS training and test
  • CITB aptitude test preperation
  • manual handling
  • Abrasive Wheels training

Generic Skills you will learn on a TIGERS STA course

  • Interview Techniques
  • CV Building
  • Employer Expectations
  • Working with Others

  • Destination

  • Carillion 18 month GCO Modern Apprenticeship(following successful participation in course and Carillion skills test and interview.)


If you would like to apply for the Carillion Pre-Apprenticeship course contact us here:

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About Tigers LTD

Welcome to the TIGERS new website, we are a Glasgow Training Provider and Employment Broker who pride ourselves on the shaping and preparing young persons for the world of work.

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  0141 771 5200
  Unit 27, 102 Crowhill Road
Bishopbriggs, G64 1RP

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