apprenticeship

Only a fifth of tradespeople hire apprentices

Apprentices are crucial to tackling the skills shortage, but only a fifth of tradespeople hire one, new research from Screwfix has revealed. 9 in 10 tradespeople questioned agreed that apprentices are vital to the future of the industry, but only 18% currently hire one, and 31% said they would never hire one, highlighting a huge […]

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Two Wilo apprentices give their views on National Apprenticeship Week

7-13 February marks National Apprenticeship Week, an initiative that aims to highlight the exceptional work being done by employers and apprentices across the country.  With this year’s theme being ‘build the future’ Wilo UK, a leading manufacturer of water pumps and pump systems is reflecting on how apprenticeships can help individuals to develop the skills […]

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Everything employers need to know about Level 3 Plumbing and Gas Apprenticeships

JTL, the leading national training provider for electrical and heating and plumbing apprenticeships, offers apprenticeships that have been designed by the sector for the sector. JTL offers a comprehensive service to ensure that taking on an apprentice is simple. Its dedicated staff will support you and your apprentice throughout the entire apprenticeship process, ensuring you […]

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MCS launches Low Carbon Energy Apprenticeship

MCS is working with a diverse employer group to facilitate the development of an industry led, low-carbon energy apprenticeship. The new programme will lead the way in training the next generation of renewable installers to help meet ambitious carbon reduction and climate change targets set by government. Last year, the government announced its 10-point plan for […]

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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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