Training and CPD News Review

Siemens Tackles Skills Gap with UK’s First Engineering Education and Careers Portal for Schools

Siemens yesterday launched a groundbreaking new education and careers scheme for engineers in conjunction with the Cabinet Office, Department for Education and the Department for Business, Innovation and Skills.

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PAT & Risk Assessment Explained At Special Training Courses

A series of dedicated one day training courses will cover all of the Portable Appliance Testing and Risk Assessment implications of the new 4th Edition of the IEE Code of Practice for In-service Inspection and Testing of Electrical Equipment.

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Megger Launches Its U.K Training Centre With Special Offer

Transformer trainingTo mark the launch of the new purpose-designed training centre at its Dover site, Megger is offering the first public course to be held in the centre at the heavily discounted introductory price of £400 per person, instead of the normal £650 per person.

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Changes to the Required Qualifications for the Electrical Industry Coming in 2013

The industry-recognised qualifications for individuals to qualify in electrical installation were reviewed some time ago by SummitSkills in consultation with industry.

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Apprenticeship Success Should be Judged by Quality, as well as Quantity

SummitSkills has welcomed the conclusions of a BIS report that suggests quality, and not just quantity, should be the UK’s focus for apprenticeships.

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Eaton Provides Expert Training for Electrical Apprentices in Northern Ireland

ETT-trainingEaton’s Electrical Sector, joined forces recently with the Electrical Training Trust (ETT) in Northern Ireland to deliver specialist training for apprentice electricians as part of the ETT’s Apprentice Week training event.

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ET4U Announces Partnership with Megger UK

One of Britain’s most popular electrical training providers, Electrical Training 4U, have officially announced their strategic partnership with Megger UK for the supply of quality and reliable electrical test equipment and instruments for its customers.

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Now available - new EAL Level 2 ‘gateway to industry’ qualifications

EAL are pleased to announce the launch of our latest suite of ’gateway to industry qualifications for plumbing and electrical.

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NAPIT Release Dates for New Green Deal Advisor Course

Following approval to offer membership under the Green Deal, NAPIT have released dates for a new training course, the Green Deal Advisor course (GDA), available at training centres across the UK from September 2012.

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Gent Provides Answers to the Protocol Debate with New CPD

Gent by Honeywell is launching a brand new Continuing Professional Development (CPD) seminar to tackle the long running fire industry debate surrounding system protocols. The seminar is aimed at helping consultants, specifiers and fire industry insiders involved in the design, installation, commissioning, maintenance and servicing of fire systems.

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