national apprenticeship week

Ideal Standard launches plumbing apprenticeship scheme

To support the next generation of plumbers, Ideal Standard International, provider of bathroom and washroom products, is funding a new UK apprenticeship scheme. Working with the Bathroom Manufacturers Association (BMA), the Chartered Institute of Plumbing and Heating Engineering (CIPHE), and design education body FIESTA, the manufacturer aims to address the plumbing industry’s skills gap and […]

Read More

Net Zero Carbon 2050 target in jeopardy as inadequate training threatens safe delivery

Quality apprenticeships are needed to deliver green recovery, and Net Zero Carbon 2050 targets are in jeopardy as inadequate training threatens safe delivery – says the ECA. As National Apprenticeship Week begins, the future should look bright as a new era of net zero carbon technologies offers a multitude of opportunities. Yet, industry bodies warn the […]

Read More

"Learning a trade is a viable alternative to studying at university" – says NICEIC

NICEIC is encouraging employers and organisations to use National Apprenticeship Week (4th -8th March) to promote the benefits of working in the trade. With a possible skills gap in the future it wants more young people to consider an apprenticeship. NICEIC believes learning a trade is a viable alternative to studying at university – offering […]

Read More

National Apprenticeship Week shows the ‘Ladder of Opportunity’ to a brighter future

The tenth annual National Apprenticeship Week (NAW) will take place from 6 to 10 March 2017 showcasing how apprenticeships are a ‘Ladder of Opportunity’ to a brighter future for all. The Week, which is led and co-ordinated by the National Apprenticeship Service, will highlight the success of apprenticeships over the last decade, celebrating the positive […]

Read More

More than 23,000 new apprenticeships thanks to National Apprenticeship Week

 Even more young people will be able to ‘get in and go far’ with an apprenticeship, as more than 23,000 new apprenticeships have been pledged by employers as part of National Apprenticeship Week. From BT committing to hiring 700 apprentices, Microsoft Partners announcing plans to recruit 3500, Halfords pledging 500, Greene King announcing 2000 vacancies […]

Read More

Form not found, form id :279