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May 2018 Open Courses

May Open Courses   CPCS A17C Telescopic Handler – all sizes excluding 360 slew Novice £995+VAT 14th May – 17th May   CPCS A40A Slinger Signaller All Types – All Duties Novice £895+VAT 8th – 11th May   CPCS A59 Excavator 360 above 10 Tonnes...

Apprenticeships in Construction

A brief history of apprenticeships The first national apprenticeship system of training was introduced in 1563 by the Statute of Artificers; a scheme that saw boys as young as 10 spend seven years learning a craft under the guidance of their ‘master’, and it was...

The Skills gap in Construction

The skills gap in construction is a hot topic right now and rightly so. As one of the UK’s largest economic contributors, a skills shortage that is at crisis level is a worrying state of play, and there is a huge amount to be done in coming years to tighten it. The...

Women in Construction – How can we get more?

This month marked the 100th anniversary since women won the right to vote in the UK. Ever since this landmark achievement, women have been campaigning for equality so that they can achieve their potential regardless of their sex. Although the UK has made huge inroads...

Working Safely in extreme weather conditions

Construction work can be dangerous at the best of times, but throw in the additional hazard of extreme weather conditions and those dangers are enhanced, and accidents can easily happen. Any Risk Assessment a construction site has under normal working conditions must...

Increasing training and skills for STEM and Construction

There has been much made of the skills gap in the construction industry this year, with Brexit being a hot topic on everyone’s lips, but there is a skills shortage throughout construction, engineering and technology that is a real threat to industries both today and...

January 2018 Open Courses

January Open Courses   CITB Health & Safety Awareness £150+vat Monday 18th December Thursday 11th January   CPCS A09 Forward Tipping Dumper £495+vat Friday 5th January & Test on 10th January   CPCS A04C Tower Crane Trolley Jib – Remote...

November Open Courses

CPCS & Citb Site Safety Plus November Courses Last Few Spaces   CPCS A09 Forward Tipping Dumper & CPCS A31 Ride on Roller £725+VAT 22nd – 24th November CPCS A16 Industrial Forklift £495+VAT 13th – 14th November CPCS A17C TeleHandler – all...

October offers and Courses

Last Couple of Spaces CITB SSSTS Site Manager Safety Was £450+vat – Now £415+vat (or £165+vat for Citb Levy Payers) 16th – 20th October CPCS A61 Appointed Person – Novice Was £650+vat – Now £525+vat (or £75 +vat for Citb Levy Payers) 23rd – 27th October Other CPCS...