Qualitrain Awarded Best Performance Improvement Training Provider 2021

Award Winning Business Improvement Training We are absolutely thrilled to not only have been nominated for a Midlands Enterprise Award, but to have gone on to win: Best Performance Improvement Training Provider 2021! The award reflects the dedication and hard work the whole Qualitrain team put into bettering our support and services during extraordinary circumstances […]

Ofsted success for Qualitrain

Qualitrain are thrilled to receive a Good rating following a recent inspection from Ofsted. The inspection took place from the 21st – 24th  September 2021 at Qualitrain’s Alfreton based Head Office, with Quality Director, Alan Bates, leading the team. Ofsted recognised that regardless of the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic, the majority of our apprentices […]

Adient Seating Apprenticeship Success

Congratulations to the first of two cohorts at Adient Seating UK Ltd, for successfully completing their Level 3 Team Leader/ Supervisor Apprenticeships! The team have worked consistently hard throughout some uncertain times and adapted well when moving to online learning during the COVID-19 pandemic. The team recently attended a celebratory presentation organised by their employer, […]

Distinction success for Wattrus Group Ltd

Qualitrain would like to extend a well-deserved congratulations to Ian Lynam, Gemma Orme, Jennifer Davenport and Thomas Peyton of Wattrus Group Ltd, who recently completed their L3 Team Leader / Supervisor apprenticeship. Throughout the qualification, the delegates were taught the skills and knowledge needed to manage teams and projects to meet agreed goals, which included […]

Welcome New Trainers

We would like to extend a warm Qualitrain welcome to our new team members, Andy Hall and Doug Calderwood. Andy Hall- Andy is a highly experienced professional engineer and manager, with an extensive background providing technical, business and training support to customers across the globe. Andy is also a highly skilled Lean Six Sigma Black Belt, renowned for […]

Rolling Stock Networking Exhibition 2021

We are delighted to announce that once again, we will be exhibiting at the Rolling Stock Networking Exhibition, held at Derby Arena, on the 30th September 2021. RSN 2021 is a Full Scale, truly International, indoor Rail show focused specifically on Passenger and Freight Rolling Stock, Technical Enhancements, Depot Equipment, Ancillary Services and the Rail […]

Manufacturing Operator Apprentice Vacancies

Update 09/09/2021 – Applications for this role are now closed. We are pleased to be recruiting 2 Manufacturing Operator Apprentices on behalf of Polycorr Ltd. These apprenticeships provide a fantastic opportunity to join the Polycorr Ltd team at their site in Tinsley, Sheffield. Reporting to a Shift Supervisor and working as part of a team, […]

The Williams-Shapps Plan for Rail

Moving forwards together for passengers In the biggest change to the rail sector in 25 years, the new Public Body, Great British Railways, is bringing the sector together under one brand and identity that prioritises passengers. Fragmentation of British railways that has been rife over the last few decades finally came to an end in […]

HS2 Announce Tunnelling Operative Apprenticeship opportunities

Qualitrain are incredibly proud to be working closely with J3M to design a Tunnelling Operative development programme for HS2s construction partner, Align JV. Earlier this week, shortly after the launch of ‘Florence’, their first giant tunnelling machine, Align JV went on to announce 9 new Tunnelling Operative Apprenticeship vacancies, as part of the programme to […]

Adapting to the new normal

Qualitrain’s Managing Director, Leon Bowler, provides an honest account of the challenges the company has faced throughout the COVID-19 pandemic, how they’ve been overcome and our new way of working. I doubt there’s a single person in this country that will forget what happened during March 2020. A sudden grinding halt to everyone’s daily lives […]

Continuous Improvement Training Begins at Loram UK

Qualitrain are thrilled to be working in partnership with Loram UK to provide Continuous Improvement Training to their workforce. Qualitrain began delivering Level 3 (Yellow belt) Improvement Technician and Level 4 (Green belt) Improvement Practitioner Apprenticeship training this week at Loram UK’s Derby site. “Qualitrain is proud to be working in partnership with Loram UK. […]

New Appointment: Digital Marketing Executive

Newly appointed Digital Marketing Executive Qualitrain are pleased to announce the appointment of Chrissie Baker, our new Digital Marketing Executive who has recently joined the team at our Alfreton Office. Chrissie brings a wealth of knowledge and skills to the team including several years Digital Marketing experience. Chrissie will primarily be focusing on increasing our […]