MEET

THE TEAM

South West Construction Academy is a training provider for the construction industry.

Shane McCallum

MANAGING DIRECTOR

Shane McCallum

MANAGING DIRECTOR

Shane works as a Plumbing Lecturer and Assessor to our Level 2 1st year apprentices and also a large number of our adult learners.


0117 971 1770

info@swconstructionacademy.co.uk

Nikki McCallum

EMPLOYER ENGAGEMENT MANAGER AND DIRECTOR

Nikki McCallum

EMPLOYER ENGAGEMENT MANAGER AND DIRECTOR

Nikki can be contacted with course enquiries or for bookings

0117 971 1770

info@swconstructionacademy.co.uk

Rhia McCallum

ACCOUNTS DEPT AND DIRECTOR

Rhia McCallum

ACCOUNTS DEPT AND DIRECTOR

Rhia handles our accounts and admin


0117 971 1770

info@swconstructionacademy.co.uk

Wendy Binding

FUNCTIONAL SKILLS TUTOR

Wendy Binding

FUNCTIONAL SKILLS TUTOR

Wendy has a wealth of experience as a functional skills tutor, and is very passionate about student’s achieving their goals.

0117 971 1770

info@swconstructionacademy.co.uk

John McCallum

PLUMBING & GAS TUTOR AND ASSESSOR

John McCallum

PLUMBING & GAS TUTOR AND ASSESSOR

John is tutor to our apprentices. He also runs day courses such as Unvented, Water Regulations, Maintenance and TMV awareness.

0117 971 1770

info@swconstructionacademy.co.uk

Andy McLean

PLUMBING & GAS TUTOR & ASSESSOR

Andy McLean

PLUMBING & GAS TUTOR & ASSESSOR



info@swconstructionacademy.co.uk

Cary Marshall

Gas Tutor & Assessor

Cary Marshall

Andy Gill

Gas Tutor & Assessor

Andy Gill

GAS TUTOR & ASSESSOR


Andy started his gas career as an apprentice with British Gas in the 1980s and since then has had a fantastic career in the gas industry and training. We are so pleased to welcome Andy to our excellent team. Andy is looking forward to passing all his knowledge on to the new apprentices we have at SWCA
.
0117 971 1770

cary.marshall@swconstructionacademy.co.uk

Paul Smithies

Electrical tutor & assessor.

Paul Smithies

Electrical Tutor & Assessor



0117 971 1770

info@swconstructionacademy.co.uk

Latest News

May Newsletter

May Newsletter

Charity Raffle We have recently become a Bristol City Community Partner. You will seeour name around the pitch on the home games. Eleven Sports Mediahave kindly sent us a signed Bristol City football shirt which we will beputting up for raffle to raise money for our charity partner Suicide Prevention Bristol. Tickets are now on…

Smart Home Technician Apprenticeship.

Smart Home Technician Apprenticeship.

Our tutor Paul Smithies is currently working on a new qualification which will be approved byEAL to meet the requirements of the new Smart Home Technician Apprenticeship. Deliveryis planned to start from October 2024. This apprenticeship is funded by the Government,100% for learners aged 16-18 and 95% funded for learners aged 19+ with no upper…

November Newsletter

November Newsletter

Christmas Raffle! We are launching our Christmas raffle again; all proceeds will be goingto Suicide Prevention Bristol who we are in partnership with. Ticketscost £10 and can be purchased from Reception, or via the QR code!The draw will take place on Friday 15th December.The prizes up for grabs are…

SOUTH WEST CONSTRUCTION ACADEMY MARKS 10 YEARS WITH KEY APPOINTMENT

SOUTH WEST CONSTRUCTION ACADEMY MARKS 10 YEARS WITH KEY APPOINTMENT

An independent provider of trades courses in Bristol has marked 10 years in business with a keyappointment, to satisfy demand for a new range of domestic electrical courses. Fresh from achieving a Good rating for its first ever Ofsted inspection, South West ConstructionAcademy has secured the services of Paul Smithies to lead its new offering….

Celebrating Success: A Good Grade from Ofsted!

Celebrating Success: A Good Grade from Ofsted!

Today marks a significant milestone for South West Construction Academy as we proudly announce our achievement of a good grade from Ofsted. This accomplishment reflects the collective efforts of our dedicated staff, committed students, and supportive community. Let us take a moment to celebrate this momentous achievement and acknowledge the positive impact it will have…

January  Newsletter

January Newsletter

Out with the old term, in with the new!

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