NVQ Assessment Spotlight – Sean Tracey

“Everything is hunky-dory” – Catching up with Sean Tracey of Johnsons 1971 Back in March, we carried out an online interview with Sean Tracey who is Operations and Installations Manager at Johnsons 1871. Johnsons are a specialist removal business and one of the latest companies we’ve started working with on NVQ assessment. You can watch…

Low Carbon NVQ Funding for Lancashire

Low Carbon NVQ Funding in Lancashire Construction companies and workers in the low carbon economy in Lancashire are eligible for government funding to help them secure the NVQs and CSCS cards they need. As of June 2021, we deliver 11 low carbon NVQ qualifications (see below) that are fully funded by the UK government and…

Say Hello To Our New Logo

We’re Rebranding – Here’s Why If you’re a regular visitor to dmr-training.co.uk, you may have noticed that change is afoot. We recently updated the website with a new logo, colour scheme, tagline and images – all of which form part of a rebranding of DMR Training. Over the last 12 months, we’ve consolidated our position…

TRAA Roofing – A Quick Interview

He’s a busy man, but we finally managed to catch up with Tony Field, owner and managing director of TRAA Roofing. TRAA is a roofing subcontractor based in Runcorn. We’re supporting Tony and his workforce with onsite NVQ assessment in Waterproof Membrane Roofing Systems. We spoke to Tony on the phone to gain some feedback…

A Pictorial Timeline of Our Yard Through the Ages

Earlier this year we gave the yard at DMR HQ a facelift. The transformation was so startling that we rushed straight to the DMR Photographic Archive to remind ourselves of how it looked before. For posterity and historical records (but mainly because we just like posting pics), we’ve created this pictorial timeline charting the last…

Construction Employer Profile: Johnsons 1871

Among the many companies who receive NVQ assessment from DMR is Johnsons 1871, a Cheshire-based removal firm specialising in a range of services including logistics, furniture installation, hygiene and project management. Johnsons started as a local family business with a fleet of horse and carts; they now employ over 70 staff and operate right across…