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Crucial steps towards improving your mental health

This July marks the Samaritans Talk To Us awareness month – annually, Samaritans branches across the UK host local initiatives to raise awareness and discuss their services with their local communities. John Thompson, CEO of the Association of Plumbing & Heating Contractors (APHC) and Volunteer Listener with the Samaritans, discusses mental wellbeing in the plumbing […]

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Four top training sessions for plumbing, heating and electrical engineers to watch now

Installer hosted another InstallerFESTIVAL from 14-18 May 2021, providing installers with technical training, business support, the opportunity to take part in online discussions, and chances to win top prizes. We were joined by top manufacturers and trade bodies in the industry, and here we’ve rounded up four top training sessions designed to help UK installers. […]

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IR35 and self-employment – What installers need to know

John Thompson, CEO of the Association of Plumbing & Heating Contractors (APHC) discusses what IR35 means for plumbing and heating contractors: In a recent court case it was ruled that Uber drivers are indeed workers, and not independent contractors as argued by Uber under IR35. So what is IR35, exactly, and why is it important […]

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APHC webinar calls for feedback about the plumbing apprenticeship review

The Association of Plumbing and Heating (APHC) is inviting those involved in plumbing and heating education to take part in a free online webinar on Friday 30 April. The APHC is asking professionals to join the discussion around the review of The Plumbing and Domestic Heating Technician Apprenticeship, to assess whether it is still fit for […]

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Webinar: How to avoid catastrophic component failure with the humble check valve

John Thompson, CEO of the Association of Plumbing & Heating Contractors (APHC) will be delivering a technical briefing session on some crucial points that need to be considered when installing check valves in plumbing and heating systems. John said: “Over the years the APHC Technical Department has seen a number of cases in which the […]

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