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    GGF/Fensa called on as FIT Show learning partners

    The GGF and Fensa have been invited to act as the official learning content partners of the FIT Show 2023. “Industry professionals are often let down by a lack of information, especially when it comes...

    NVQ3 for ‘inspirational’ Katherine

    GQA Qualifications and its approved centre, Absolute Training Solutions, have described Katherine Walton as ‘inspirational’ and a true ‘rising star of the fenestration industry’, after they supported her in the achievement of a Level...

    GGF backs BOS ‘Inspirers’

    The Glass & Glazing Federation has added its backing to the ‘Inspiring The Future’ initiative being promoted by the Building Our Skills group alongside the Education and Employers Charity. ‘Inspiring The Future’ has been designed...

    Liniar six sign up as BOS Inspirers

    A team of six from Liniar are the latest to be enrolled into the ‘Inspiring the Future’ programme that Building Our Skills is promoting alongside the Education and Employers Charity. The group had signed up...

    GGF goes for Moodle as training medium

    The Glass & Glazing Federation has chosen Moodle as the basis for delivering its online training programme. Moodle has more than 213million users and by organisations including the Open University, London School of Economics and...

    Claire and Charlotte gain L2 for customer service

    Hurst Doors is celebrating two of its team gaining their Level 2 Diplomas in Customer Service. Claire Gilbert, of the Aftercare Team, and Business Support Assistant Charlotte Towle both completed the course in under 12...

    First GGF apprentices step onto the Pathway

    The first apprentices to join the Glass & Glazing Federation Skilled Pathways Scheme have now completed a five-day induction course at the Milton Keynes site of scheme partner Total Support Training. The course itself includes...

    Get clued up on hup!

    Ultraframe is launching a series of free of charge, hands-on training sessions on working with its new hup1 wall system. Alongside the in-person training courses, at the company’s Clitheroe HQ, prospective users can also attend...

    DoorCo gains Silver for apprentice investment

    DoorCo has gained the ‘We invest in apprentices’ Silver accreditation, providing an apprenticeship framework for the manufacturer to attract and train new talent. Co-owner Jayne Sullivan explained: “As an industry, we need to do more...

    BOS unveils action plan for engagement and upskilling

    Building Our Skills has launched its action plan for the next twelve months, including a focus on wider engagement with educators and the creation of an employers’ forum. The 22/23 plan will also showcase the...