Thermal Insulation Contractors Association (TICA)

TICA National Training Centre, Darlington

Visit Length

90 Minutes

Max Group Size

12 People

Booking Status


About the event

Apprentices will be completing a group project applying insulation and cladding to a full rig. Tour of workshop and facilities and meet the apprentices and the team. The opportunity for visitors to join project groups and shadow. Where possible we will allow exposure to application of insulation materials in a short workshop session.


Students will have a tour of the training facility and receive a presentation from a member of the TICA team explaining in more detail who to TICA and what the Thermal Insulation Industry is. Students will also meet with apprentices who work in construction, experiencing first-hand the wide range of career opportunities and many different routes to joining the industry.

Students will complete a practical activity learning how to cut and apply thermal insulation material and apply it to a rig.




Minimum age: N/A

The site has wheelchair access. All staff are DBS checked. Students with support needs are welcome to attend, please confirm at booking stage so we can ensure any accessibility arrangements required.

Get in touch

Our address:
34, Allington Way, Darlington, England, DL1 4QB, United Kingdom

Helen Anderson