Tag: apprenticeships

Baxi invests in apprentices with team building programme
Training Skills & Learning

Baxi invests in apprentices with team building programme

Baxi apprentice service engineers took part in a week-long team building course this month, designed to develop the next generation of installers with activities focusing …

GMI Construction Group joins The 5% Club
Training Skills & Learning

GMI Construction Group joins The 5% Club

GMI Construction Group’s dedication to developing skills through earn and learn opportunities has earned it membership of the prestigious 5% Club. The employer-led UK charity, …

THE CITY OF LIVERPOOL COLLEGE EXPANDS COURSES NATIONALLY IN BID TO CREATE GREENER FUTURE
Training Skills & Learning

THE CITY OF LIVERPOOL COLLEGE EXPANDS COURSES NATIONALLY IN BID TO CREATE GREENER FUTURE

The City of Liverpool College is expanding its highly successful apprenticeships programme to tradesmen and budding apprentices across the country, as part of its mission …

LEADING CONSTRUCTION FIRM OPENS APPLICATIONS TO ITS SUCCESSFUL APPRENTICESHIP SCHEME
Training Skills & Learning

LEADING CONSTRUCTION FIRM OPENS APPLICATIONS TO ITS SUCCESSFUL APPRENTICESHIP SCHEME

A leading contractor and developer in the East of England is once again inviting applications to its construction apprenticeship for the 18th time in its …

Apprentices are the answer to skills shortage says Suffolk construction boss
Training Skills & Learning

Apprentices are the answer to skills shortage says Suffolk construction boss

A Suffolk construction boss has described apprentices as the answer to the industry’s skills shortage to mark National Apprenticeship Week 2022.   Simon Girling is the …

How young installers can make the perfect first impression
Training Skills & Learning

How young installers can make the perfect first impression

William Hanson, the UK’s leading etiquette coach and expert, gives guidance to young installers on how to make the perfect first impression as part of …

Developers

Dulux Academy Hails its First Anniversary

Dulux Academy in Slough as well as at Leeds College will be offering free courses in decoration to some 50 young lucky potential apprentices in …

Developers

Construction Students Build up Skills Working on Major Enfield Housing Scheme

Construction students have been gaining a solid foundation in the skills needed to work in the industry on a major housing project in Enfield. Groups …

Developers

FMB New President to Focus on Apprenticeships

New President of the Federation of Master Builders (FMB), Gary Lewis, says that he will be focussing on boosting the quality and quantity of apprenticeships …

Business, Law & Money

Contractors fear extra cost of new apprenticeship scheme could curb apprentice numbers

The government has rolled out a new apprenticeship scheme that seeks to force companies to pay more to train new workers. The CECA (Civil Engineering …