NEW Microsoft Online eLearning Portal

Acacia Training and Development has a new partner called TutorPro, and together we are bringing an eLearning portal in Microsoft applications to the UK at an incredibly affordable price.  For your free 48 hour trial – go to the Acacia Training Microsoft Online eLearning centre This is a learning package that contains training at a range […]

Grow Somerset Talent Awards 2017 – Our finalist Emileigh Green

Grow Somerset Talent is a joint organisation of Colleges and Training providers in Somerset awarding apprentices, trainees and employers.

Government abandons GCSE rules for Early Years Qualification Level 3

This is great news for the Early Years Apprenticeship. You do not longer need a GCSE A-C in maths and English to start this apprenticeship.

Celebrating success – Silvalea Ltd our Employer of the Month

In one small corner of Devon, a local company Silvalea and training provider Acacia training and development are doing their best to dispel such notions of doom and gloom by celebrating the success of their joint working partnership with modern apprenticeships.

A happy Apprentice: Natasha Duncan working in Marketing at Mind Sports International

Natasha, 19, is doing her Marketing Level 3 Advanced Apprenticeship with Acacia Training and Development at Mind Sports International in Plymouth, and she loves every minute of it.

A dedicated learner of the month November: Rachael Mason at Mount Gould

Rachael, 32, was so surprised and happy to receive the Acacia Training and Development award for ‘Learner of the month” in November 2016. She worked for years at the reception at Access Health Care at Mount Gould in Plymouth and wanted to progress in her role.

Dyslexia did not hold him back – the amazing story of Gary Harris – Learner of the month

By making the style of learning appropriate for Gary, he has become an enthusiastic, confident and competent learner. With dedication and hard work, Gary achieved his Level 3.

Becky Thomas – Dream traineeship in Taunton

Becky became a Trainee this month after joining the programme and she went for an interview at Somerset Care’s Lavender Court Home in Taunton for her work placement.