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NEW ACADEMIC YEAR AT MAKE UK SEES 41% INCREASE IN APPRENTICESHIP INTAKE
Training Skills & Learning

NEW ACADEMIC YEAR AT MAKE UK SEES 41% INCREASE IN APPRENTICESHIP INTAKE

Make UK has welcomed the latest new cohort of 170 engineering apprentices to its Technology Hub in Aston, Birmingham – a 41% year-on-year increase in …

Retrofit service to train 3,500 builders from Greater Manchester in green skills by 2026
Training Skills & Learning

Retrofit service to train 3,500 builders from Greater Manchester in green skills by 2026

A retrofit service that helps people in Greater Manchester to eco-refurbish their homes is planning to train 3,500 builders, joiners, electricians and plumbers in green …

Largest ever intake of Spencer Group apprentices all secure full-time positions
Training Skills & Learning

Largest ever intake of Spencer Group apprentices all secure full-time positions

The largest ever intake of apprentices taken on by engineering specialist Spencer Group have all now secured full-time positions with the company. Hull-based Spencer Group …

Winvic and IM Properties Launch first On-Site ‘Future of Construction’ Training Centre to Benefit People Across the Midlands
Training Skills & Learning

Winvic and IM Properties Launch first On-Site ‘Future of Construction’ Training Centre to Benefit People Across the Midlands

Winvic Construction Ltd, a leading main contractor that specialises in the design and delivery of multi-sector construction and civil engineering projects, and its longstanding client, …

Harron Homes Yorkshire supports apprentice ambitions
Training Skills & Learning

Harron Homes Yorkshire supports apprentice ambitions

Upon completing his second-year NVQ Diploma in Carpentry at Leeds College of Building, 22-year-old Ronan Richardson from Rothwell in Leeds, has opted to pursue an …

Registrations Open for Employers to Take Part in Open Doors 2021
Training Skills & Learning

Registrations Open for Employers to Take Part in Open Doors 2021

Open Doors gives visitors a unique insight into working in construction, seeking to inspire young people and career changers of all ages by letting them …

‘Exceptional’ online conference supports industry training
Training Skills & Learning

‘Exceptional’ online conference supports industry training

AITT’s webinar is now available to watch online. Following the success of last year’s webinar, the Association of Industrial Truck Trainers recently hosted another illuminating …

Creating youth-friendly opportunities in the Construction Sector
Training Skills & Learning

Creating youth-friendly opportunities in the Construction Sector

Today, exam results are unveiled in Scotland after over a year of disruption to education in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic. For those considering …

St. Modwen continues skills drive with sponsorship of WorldSkills UK Bricklaying Competition
Training Skills & Learning

St. Modwen continues skills drive with sponsorship of WorldSkills UK Bricklaying Competition

St Modwen, an expert in housebuilding and residential development, is sponsoring the WorldSkills UK Bricklaying Competition for 2021, which sees young people compete to become …

Unexpected ‘Work Chats’ Boost Productivity
Training Skills & Learning

Unexpected ‘Work Chats’ Boost Productivity

As organizations begin to test different hybrid working styles, new data from Chargifi reveals that spontaneous office interactions, like work chats, between coworkers can boost …