Kev Needs Logistics IQA celebrated working ten years with RACPD this week. Congratulations Kev! He is being presented with his gift by Simon Upton Operations Director (right).
pd news is packed with all the latest from RACPD! Discover what apprenticeships we offer, meet the RA PD Awards 2017 winners and see what's new in the world of RACPD!
I am delighted to announce WO2 Olsen as the winner with the attached image. Due to the quality of the entries, it was decided to present second place to Bdr Ryan Donohue from 29 Cdo Regt RA.
Well done everyone and thank you for the amazing images!
If one of them was to commit to personal development then RACPD can help you! We have lots of courses coming up in the next few months, including Teacher Training, Health & Safety, Driving, Apprenticeships and IT to name but a few, see our courses by date page for information. http://ow.ly/6PD230hPzN7
We are back and ready to help you achieve your goals, so why not give us a call or pop into your Learning Centre to discover more! #newyearnewme
RACPD is now closed for the holidays, we wish you all a very Happy Christmas and New Year and look forward to seeing you again in 2018!
We have been sporting our very festive jumpers in Head Office today, all in the name of charity and raising funds for @savethechildren and #ChristmasJumperDay!
We really couldn't have raised this amount without the support of staff, our learners and many employees who work in and around the Royal School of Artillery and 14 Regiment Royal Artillery. Thank you all, we are super chuffed to have made such a huge amount!
Thank you to everyone who has submitted entries for the photography competition. We have some amazing shots to look at, it will be a tough contest for the panel!
The winner will be announced soon!
26th Regiment Royal Artillery held a Level 3 Teacher Education and Training course this week. This qualification is great for anyone considering teaching as a career.The next course, open to all, is running in Plymouth from the 12 - 16 February, and is a mixture of online and classroom study.
Contact the Teacher Education team for further details on this and all other teaching courses.
Have you used your Standard Learning Credit for 2017/2018? If not, have you started thinking about how you are going to use it before the 31 March deadline? Have you thought that maybe you would like to do a course in the New Year to improve your skills in a certain subject? Lots of course dates have been added to the web site including, Fork Lift Truck, ITQ IT courses, and Functional Skills courses in maths, English and ICT (although these are free if you are on a Apprenticeship). Aren't you just spoilt for choice! See our course dates list here
Please see our competitions page for details......
Grab a Level 4 in Project Management certificate for the reduced price of £400!
Grab it quick as this offer won't be around for long!
Following a successful pilot, we have tweaked and refined according to our learner's feedback, and are able to offer this qualification ideally to anyone who has completed BQMS/CQMS, RQMS, QM Course (the minimum requirement is Arty Log Level 4). The SCO is a degree level qualification and is mapped against the Army CQMS/RQMS/QM Course from the Army School of Logistics . It uses the Army course and experience in appointment to enable accreditation and achievement of a high quality logistic qualification.
See the web page or contact the Programme Manager on 01980 845358 for details!
See RACPD's job opportunities page for details.
RACPD is looking for a temporary Administrator to cover a 4 month period starting in December in Larkhill.
Please see the Job Opportunities page for details.
WO2 Alexander's name was drawn from all the entries for the survey competition. He won £50 Amazon vouchers and is seen here collecting his prize from Claire Foxley, CE.
Nominations for the 2017 RA PD Awards are now closed! Thank you to everyone for submitting nominations, results will follow soon....Good luck to you all!
Thank you to everyone for supporting us with our fundraising last week. We raised £36.00 for #jeansforgenes and a whopping £130.00 for @macmillancoffeemorning.
Great effort everybody!
LBdr's Govender and Ramsami from 47 Regt RA are the next to collect their certificates in Business Administration Level 2 from Programme Manager, Hugh McKinney. Both have completed the qualification with a view to using it when they leave the Army, providing them with an understanding of the basics of running an office.
If you too are interested in completing the qualification please visit our web site at the link below.
47 Regiment Royal Artillery
RACPD has been raising funds for two charities today, firstly by wearing our denim for #jeansforgenes and then holding a cake sale in aid of @macmillancancersupport!
We have raised in excess of £120, so well done us, with more money to come next week! A final figure should be released at the end of next week!
If you had thought about entering a nomination into the 2017 awards then be aware that the deadline is just over 2 weeks away; Midnight on Monday 2 October!
If you have completed study between 01 August 2016 and 31 July 2017 then you are eligible to enter.
See the RA PD Awards page for details.
Click on the link to download your copy now!
Nominations are now being invited for the 2017 RA PD Awards
If you have completed study between 01 August 2016 and 31 July 2017 then you are eligible to enter!
See the PD Awards tab for details.
What is the matrix standard? The matrix standard is the quality benchmark that organisations are awarded if they are providing the highest quality information, advice and guidance services! Yeah, go us!
The summer edition of pd news is out now! This edition looks at higher level qualifications and how they can help you gain the job you really want! There is also all the photos from the RA Awards dinner and a photography competition to win a iPad mini 16GB in silver. Click on the newsletter tab to download your copy today!
RACPD is looking for an IQA to join one of their largest Apprenticeship programmes; Telecommunications.
See our job opportunities page for application details.
RACPD has two new tutor roles that they would like to fill, based in Larkhill with occasional travel around the UK.
See the job opportunities page for details.
A team from RACPD are walking 100km in 24 hours starting today at 1100 hrs! The walk will take the route of the north of Salisbury Plain culminating in Tidworth. The team are raising funds for the military charity SSAFA, which looks after forces personnel and their families.
If you would like to donate to this wonderful cause then please visit our Justgiving page.
Good luck team!
RACPD is thrilled to offer this qualification to anyone wanting to work with children or young people, or who want to work in a school.
Coming to Thorney Island and Larkhill during the Autumn term at an introductory price of £180, available to Serving personnel, veterans or dependants
Contact Samantha on 01980 845942 for details.
What an evening it was! So proud to be part of this amazing evening witnessing our winners collect their prizes in front of an audience of 70 individuals. Major General Neil Marshall OBE presented the awards and was so proud of just how far the Gunners have come in making personal development a priority in their already busy schedules.
More reports, photos and videos to follow. However here is a taster from last night as seen through the eyes of BFBS Salisbury Plain.