Founded in 1981, A&B Glass is an award winning manufacturer of PVC-U windows, doors and conservatories operating in four divisions including retail, national trade, new build and commercial. The company is located at Sudbury and has a total of 90,000 square feet of manufacturing and administration facilities.
Working with Training Quality Standard certificated training provider West Suffolk College enables the company’s staff to work towards NVQs, and take up additional training including team leadership, management and IT. The wide range of training provided helps the company achieve significant successes such as increased productivity and orders.
The College also helps by managing the training to ensure all employees’ needs are met.
David Johnson, Quality Assurance Manager explains:
“West Suffolk College does an excellent job at meeting our needs and providing flexible training programmes. It ensures training can take place after hours whenever our staff are too busy during normal working hours. The College tailors the training around our employee’s needs which makes the training process much easier and more effective for us.”
Mr Johnson is very happy with the holistic training programme the company’s employees receive:
“We are very happy with the comprehensive training programme delivered by West Suffolk College. Staff feel they are being motivated to broaden their knowledge by working towards their NVQ’s.”
“Working with a Training Quality Standard provider gives us a training programme we can work well with, helping our employees gain valuable skills, which helps our business.”