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    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...

    DHF resumes RoI training courses

    The Door & Hardware Federation has announced plans to resume its training programme in the Republic of Ireland following a two-year pause as a result of the Covid-19 pandemic. In a very positive meeting held...

    CLF introduces new CPD courses

    The Scottish Construction Leadership Forum (CLF) has developed a new suite of free-to-use continuing professional development (CPD) modules on  Digital construction, net zero and retrofitting Working with Built Environment – Smarter Transformation (BE-ST), formerly the...

    CO tackles the skills gap with £100k sales academy

    Conservatory Outlet has responded to the industry skills gap with the creation of a £100,000 sales training academy to help its 27-strong network of retail customers attract a high calibre of sales professionals from...

    Izaak and Lewis take bespoke apprenticeships at Dudleys

    Cardiff-based fabricator Dudley’s Aluminium has created bespoke apprenticeship opportunities for Izaak Lenney, 20, and Lewis Richards, 18, to help the pair develop their skills as estimators and quantity surveyors. Izaak and Lewis help prepare estimates,...