Mentoring Circles

https://www.in-cumbria.com/news/17892966.unemployment-rises-cumbria/ Responsive Training Services was approached by Allerdale & Copeland Job Centre Plus to be involved in a scheme that they wanted to run called “Mentoring Circles”. The idea of this course was to help young unemployed people gain some skills that could help them into potential employment. Our Operations Director Mathew was given free […]


Whitehaven Amateurs FC

Responsive have sponsored local children’s football teams for many years now. We have supported both girls’ and boys’ teams from the ages of under 7’s to under 14’s. We currently sponsor Whitehaven Amateur’s Under 12’s boy’s teams – we have now sponsored this team for 5 years . And we actually employee one of the […]


Dream Placement Programme

Dream placement is a scheme ran by Centre for Leadership Performance for 16-18-year-old school and college pupils. It gives students an insight into the world of work by matching them with a Cumbrian “Host” employer. Responsive Ltd have now been involved in Dream Placement as a host company for a couple of years. We enjoy […]


Gareth’s 70 Mile Challenge raises over £2,000 for Calderwood House

Gareth’s 70 Mile Challenge raises over £2,000 for Calderwood House At the end of April, Gareth McNally of Moresby realised that, with event cancellations due to COVID-19, he wasn’t going to be running the Great North Run this year. That also meant that he wasn’t going to be raising his usual support for Calderwood House […]


Gareth’s 70 Mile Challenge in aid of Calderwood House

While lockdown has been hard and difficult for a lot of people, Gareth McNally is using the opportunity to do some good. Gareth, who is Operations Director for Responsive NDT at Lillyhall, has set himself the challenge of running 70 miles by covering five miles a day for fourteen consecutive days as his local exercise. […]

New Radiography PCN Lv 2 Qualification

Responsive NDT Employee Qualification Quadruple in Radiography

Recently, Responsive NDT based at our Lillyhall facility has had a course running for our apprentices that are studying radiography PCN Level 2, as part of their NVQ Level 3. All 4, Lisa Grears, Gary Linford, Ellis Selkirk and Rikki Tweedie have been studying within the workplace and in their own time, for an NVQ […]


Safe Contractor Accreditation

Safe Contractor Accredited Behind the scenes Olivia and Maisie have been gaining Responsive new accreditations. Safe Contractor highlights our management and staff commitment to the safety of our employees and those of our customers and the general public. Well done team Responsive!

We are open

We Are Open For Business – COVID-19

We Are Open For Business Responsive as members of SAFed are defined as Key workers by the HSE – http://www.safed.co.uk/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/SAFed-Brief-Members-Only-Continued-Operation-of-the-Thorough-Examination-Sector-and-Key-Worker-Designation-24th-March-2020.pdf We have provisions in place for continual working at our Mechanical and Non destructive testing facilities around the UK. As an absolute minimum within our facilities and at site locations we continue to follow the […]

Dream Placement

Making work placements a Dream

The Responsive Family support an amazing company ‘Centre for Leadership Performance’ which have been running a “dream placement” scheme for many years. “The Dream placement scheme has been co-created with businesses across Cumbria who want to connect with their future workforce and showcase the breadth of opportunities within their organisations. The scheme gives all young […]


Responsive Join ADIPS (Amusement Device Inspection Procedures Scheme)

Responsive are forever more expanding into different industries and applying our un-rivalled skill, qualification and commitment to integrity and the latest scheme approval only enhances our drive further. We have recently joined the Amusement Device Inspection Procedures Scheme also known as ADIPS. ADIPS are the UK body which oversees the fairground and leisure attraction industry […]