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Training For Growth 2018

George Nicolson are dedicated to training for growth throughout the industry. We are pleased to promote Scottish Apprenticeship Week taking place between 5th to 9th March this year through …

Asbestos Awareness Training

The company has ensured that all site operatives have once again undergone annual Asbestos Awareness Training so that they are aware of what to look for and the …

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Bill Paterson Training Room

Recently we unveiled our new in-house training facility named the Bill Paterson Training Room. On Friday 22nd December 2017, Margaret Nicolson officially opened the facility revealing it has …

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Apprentice Of The Year Awards 2017

Every December we hold our Apprentice Of The Year Awards. No directors or senior management are involved in the voting as the nominees are voted for by our …

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New In-House Training Facility

To further encourage and develop the young talent we employ, we have recently installed an in-house training facility which is available to all of our apprentices. Through providing …

GN’s New Apprentices

Welcome to our 3 new apprentices. Young people are a vital part of our dynamic workforce as they are ambitious, motivated and eager to learn from our experienced tradespeople. The …

Specialist Decorative Finishes

Specialist Decorative Finishes

Congratulations to 2 of GN’s apprentices, Ben H and Greg J, for successfully completing a Specialist Decorative Finishes course covering faux finishing, marbling and graining.  As you can see, they …

Training For Growth 2017

George Nicolson’s strongly believe in training for growth throughout our workforce from office based members of staff to site operatives and management. The training undertaken covers a wide range of Health & …

GN’s Commitment To Young People

From an early stage, Mr George Nicolson understood the value in developing young people and started our first apprentice almost 40 year ago. George continued to be instrumental …

SDF Apprenticeship Awards 2016

For a considerable number of years, we have been known as strong supporters of the apprenticeship programme. Currently we have 7 apprentices spanning from 1st to 4th years and are proud that many …

Asbestos Management Policy 2017

Introduction For many years, products containing asbestos have been extensively used for a range of applications in a variety of locations. Whilst the use of asbestos is now …

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GND Invests In An AED

GN have invested in an AED (Automated External Defibrillator) for our premises. A small sign has been fitted to the exterior of the building to advise we have …