“Nottinghamshire County Council’s Highways Training Centre, have had the pleasure of working with Gates MacBain Associates, for some years in the delivery of CIOB and NVQ Qualifications to its managerial staff at levels 3,4 and 6. The team at Gates MacBain are professional throughout, supporting candidates at every stage of the awards being sort. The Highways Training Centre would have no reservations in recommending Gates MacBain to any employer or company wishing to seek their assistance or advice in Construction and Building qualifications.”

Tony ScawthonTraining Manager, Nottinghamshire County Council

“I studied for the CIOB Diploma in Site Supervisory Studies through the Gates MacBain Construction Learning Gateway where I managed to get through the modules and workload. It was well structured and I learnt a lot. The away module was especially interesting. Without this option of distance learning I would not have managed to progress my academic knowledge.”

David Kuchanny, Contracts Manager, The Martin Sewell Building Co.

“I just wanted to say a big thank you for the excellent service that I have received from you all at Gates MacBain.  At the age of 58 I thought at my time of life that me getting any qualifications had long gone, well it just goes to show how wrong you can be, once again, thank you.”

Ivan Morley, Works Manager, Nottinghamshire County Council

" I undertook an NVQ 5 in construction management with Gates Macbain and found that Ron and Chris were extremely knowledgeable, approachable and  professional at all times. Their excellent guidance and overview made sure that I achieved the qualification in the best manner possible whilst fully understanding the course material and objectives."

Rick Kembry, Project Manager, Simons Group

"Simons Construction Group having been working with Gates MacBain Associates for a number of years and have found them to be of great assistance in enabling us to up-grade our employees with the relevant construction qualifications such as the NVQ Level 5 - 7 Diplomas in Management and Senior Management. Gates MacBain Associates can always be relied upon to provide the best up-to-date advice and will deliver all training or assessment in a professional and efficient way which fits in with our requirements and our peoples work commitments."

Su Bailey, Training and Development Advisor, Simons Group

"Ron Gatepain certainly puts you through your paces, because of this I felt I was achieving throughout the course that culminated in NVQ 7 success in Construction Senior Management. It became a pleasure to attend the Assessments being given excellent guidance and encouragement in a professional manner by an absolute gent."

Finlay Murray, Framework Director, Medicinq

"Couldn't fault Ron or Chris for their excellent teaching attributes. Really good guys." 

Ricky Potter, Site Manager, RG Carter

"I would like to thank the staff at Gates MacBain for getting me through the CIOB Level 3 Site Supervisory Studies Programme. The course was well structured and greatly enhanced my knowledge of a Site Supervisor's role. Professional and supportive throughout, I would recommend Gates MacBain to anyone wishing to further their learning in construction management."

Kris Mills

"May I take this opportunity to thank you all at Gates MacBain for your professionalism shown throughout my NVQ. It’s been a pleasure meeting up with you all again and I look forward to working with you in the near future."

Kevin Owens, Schemes Manager, Utilities, Kier Services

“I have thoroughly enjoyed the tasks set, and I have learnt new and reinforced existing knowledge and techniques. The pliable deadlines fit round my work commitments enabling me to focus on the course work without any disruption to ongoing projects.  The course work I have now completed has underpinned the work I have been involved with over the years and given a visible credence by means of certification to my ability within the Construction Industry.“

Simon Wellham ACIOB, FCMI 

"I enjoyed your course as it is very well structured, practical and informative. Everything that I learnt on your course will be useful to me. I have already applied some of what I have learnt to my projects."

Idris Dayal

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