Training and CPD News Review

BPEC Relaunch Domestic Ventilation Training Course

Building on the considerable success of the Domestic Ventilation Training course and following extensive industry consultation BPEC is delighted to announce the launch of a new improved and updated version of the course.

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IOSH Working Safely e-learning Course Launched by the British Safety Council

The course provides people at any level, in any sector, with a sound grounding in the essentials of health and safety, teaching them all they need to know to keep themselves and their colleagues safe and healthy at work.

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New Apprenticeship to Launch

Thanet College, in partnership with training provider JTL and Kent County Council, is launching a brand-new gold standard Electrical Installation apprenticeship, due to start in September 2012. This programme will give more students than ever before the opportunity to take their first steps into their chosen career.

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CIBSE Update on Building Information Modelling - BIM

BIM presents opportunities for success and risk for the unprepared. It requires innovative thinking, new working relationships and a creative approach to implementation in a field that once thought that 3D CAD was the end game.

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National Careers Service Launched

The new National Careers Service, which launched on the 5th April 2012, has been developed to provide accurate information about learning and work to adults and young people in England.

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Clarification on City & Guilds Inspection and Testing qualifications 2394 and 2395

The Trades e-Academy have had a number of questions surrounding the updates and changes to the current inspection and testing City & Guilds qualifications. 2394-10 and 2395-10 are QCF qualifications which will replace the Electrotech CPD qualifications 2391-10 and 2392-10.

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Self-Assessment Checklist to Become Mandatory for AM2 Entry

National Electrotechnical Training (NET) has announced all candidates taking the AM2 Assessment of Occupational Competence will have to complete an NET checklist, signed by their employer and training provider, prior to their practical assessment.

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Environmental Technology Students Take Advantage of SELECT’s Industry-leading Courses

SELECT, the authoritative trade body for the electrotechnical industry inScotland, is once again illustrating its commitment to the renewable energy revolution by creating tailored courses focusing on the latest developments in the industry.

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Power Skills Centre Launches New Course

EA Technology's Power Skills Centre is launching a new, unique one day training course to help electricity distribution network operators (DNOs) and their suppliers understand the operation and objectives of working within economic regulation.

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IET Confirms Delay for Domestic Installer Qualification

The Electrotechnical Assessment Specification Management Committee (EAS) has agreed at their meeting on 1st December 2011 to delay the implementation of the new Qualified Supervisors technical competence requirements till 6th April 2013, to align with anticipated revisions to Part P of the Building Regulations (England and Wales).

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