Building Our Skills Signs Up John Fredericks

Building Our Skills – Making Fenestration, Glass and Glazing a Career of Choice has secured John Fredericks Plastics Ltd as a supporter.

Mark Handley, Building Our Skills’ Partnerships Manager says:

“The name John Fredericks is synonymous with innovation and a loyal customer base. The company’s enviable and long track record of success in the fenestration industry is well known. We’re very proud to have such a key organisation join us.”

Andy Wadham, Head of Training & Development for John Fredericks adds:

“We’re dedicated to ensuring our staff are given the right opportunities for career development through access to appropriate accredited training and the acquisition of sector-specific qualifications. In addition, our goal of helping to attract newcomers to the industry aligns perfectly with that of Building Our Skills.  We have also developed our new Apprentice Pathway 2024 to attract and recruit young people into the industry.

“Accordingly, we are looking forward to assisting the Building Our Skills ‘Inspiration Days’ initiatives, bespoke careers fairs, and taking part in Advisory Panel meetings. I would definitely recommend that other employers in the industry join forces with Building Our Skills, thereby helping to preserve the success of the industry long into the future.”

John Fredericks is a manufacturer of PVCu and aluminium windows and doors that was established in 1970. The company employs 190 staff, servicing over 220 installers throughout the UK.  The company’s product range is branded the Ultimate CollectionTM.

For more information on becoming part of the Building Our Skills ‘family’ please email