FK Group Apprentice Graduates

First Graduates from FK’s Apprentice Academy

In September, the first group of apprentices in FK Group’s Apprentice Academy completed their NVQ’s to become the first FK graduates. Five of the six members of the 2015 intake are now positioned within the business in their permanent roles as they continue to progress their careers in the building envelope sector. The FK Group Apprentice Academy, which was developed …

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FK Group is a finalist in the UAE’s 2017 MEED Awards

FK Group has been shortlisted in the category of Specialist Contractor of the Year at the 2017 MEED Awards, a new awards programme for UAE-based businesses aimed at recognising and honouring the thousands of companies and stakeholders that have been instrumental to the success of the GCC’s growth story. FK Group’s Dubai office was established in in April 2015 with …

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Over £27k raised by FK staff for Brain Tumour Research

  FK Group staff have raised over £27,000 for Brain Tumour Research after a group of some 40 staff completed a gruelling 112 mile bike ride over two days on 1st-2nd September. The team’s route, based on the Lancashire-Yorkshire “Way of the Roses”, was from Morecambe to York with an overnight stop in Malham and included over 6,700 feet of …

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Summer drinks in the heart of the Manchester International Festival

Earlier this Summer, FK Group supported the bi-annual Manchester International Festival or MIF as a silver supporter. The unique event took place this summer from the 29th June through until the 16th July in venues throughout Manchester City centre. This year the event had musical performances featuring New Order, Arcade Fire and ground breaking premiers including musical drama Cotton Panic …

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FK Group is a Construction Investing in Talent Awards finalist

FK Group has been selected as a finalist in the Apprenticeship Scheme of the Year category of the 2017 Construction Investing in Talent Awards for its innovative Apprentice Academy. FK launched the scheme in September 2015. Working with the CITB, the company developed its own technical apprenticeship programme where apprentices work towards a Level 3 NVQ whilst gaining invaluable workplace experience. Now in their second year, …

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Training underway for 100 mile sponsored cycle ride

On 1st – 2nd September 2017, some 40 brave members of the FK team are planning to cycle over 100 miles from Morecambe to York with the aim of raising over £10,000 for Brain Tumour Research. It’s a cause that’s close to our hearts after a friend of the team, Sarah Gaffney-Lang, was diagnosed with a brain tumour in October 2016 at …

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