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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 …

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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 …

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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 …

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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 …

Association of Plumbing & Heating Contractors: Recognition of Apprenticeships on the Rise
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Association of Plumbing & Heating Contractors: Recognition of Apprenticeships on the Rise

As of a survey by the Association of Plumbing & Heating Contractors, it has been urged for those leaving school to be encouraged to look …

National Apprentice Week Update: Survey Suggests More Awareness of the Apprenticeship Scheme Needed Amongst Employers
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National Apprentice Week Update: Survey Suggests More Awareness of the Apprenticeship Scheme Needed Amongst Employers

Following on from National Apprentice Week a survey of over 1000 employers has been carried out to discover attitudes towards apprenticeships from employers within the …

FMB Highlights Apprenticeships as Springboard to Success
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FMB Highlights Apprenticeships as Springboard to Success

Good news for those looking to pursue apprenticeships in the construction industry. Despite already being heralded the “way forward” for construction companies looking to overcome …

New Resource for Promoting Apprenticeships
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New Resource for Promoting Apprenticeships

With the present skill shortages oft reported across the construction (and related services) industry, apprenticeships are commonly seen as a way forward for organisations to …

Apprenticeships on the Rise in Scotland
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Apprenticeships on the Rise in Scotland

Apprenticeships play an integral role in supporting the future growth of the construction industry, helping organisations to expand their workforce whilst minimising costs and overcoming …

ECA Edmundson Electrical Awards Relaunched
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ECA Edmundson Electrical Awards Relaunched

Most recently the ECA Edmundson Electrical Awards, amongst the most highly regarded and historic awards within the industry, has seen a fresh launch and look. …