The Many Benefits Of Workplace Training

Training courses are ways of improving the effectiveness of your current workforce, but they are also attractive benefits for ambitious people.

Training isn’t just important to any company, it is vital. Continue reading

3 Reasons It’s Still Great To Learn A Traditional Trade Today

In the world of social media, digital marketing and search engine optimisation, it can be all too easy to think that it’s no longer a good option to head into a traditional trade.

More and more young people are moving into more IT-based roles than ever before and not into the likes of bricklaying or carpentry.

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Is Your Company Appropriate With Its Health And Safety?

Whether you are young and new to a trade, or you are older and have been doing it for 30 years, there is always the chance that either of you can have any sort of accident, big or small.

Regardless of the business you are in, the possibilities of injury or damage to someone else’s health are forever going to be there.  These could come from manual handling, working constantly with computers, dangerous machinery or even stress. Continue reading

Are There Cowboys In The Electrical World?

cowboyThe answer to this, unfortunately, is yes.  These ‘cowboys’ are in pretty much every working industry you can think of.

For those of you that don’t know, ‘cowboys’ in this sense are the people who go to properties and buildings and pretend they are going to give you the world, but once they receive payment from you, they are more likely to leave you for dust, rather than do a good job of the work you require. Continue reading

Why Is Workplace Training Necessary?

training-roomAn adult’s education doesn’t simply stop after graduation from college.  Learning is a lifelong endeavour, whether it takes place in the classroom doing pharmaceutical engineering courses or in the workplace.

Providing workplace training for your employees can give you a competitive edge in the marketplace, help you manage risk and raise morale among your team members. Continue reading

Why Bespoke Training Is The Way Forward

trainingTrying to teach people what they already know is a waste of your time, their time and you resources.  But tailored, bespoke training can be effective and economical.

Training is all about improving the mind, knowledge and skills of an individual; but individuals are different, so have varying competences and training needs. Continue reading

A Couple Of Things Definitely Best Left To The Experts

electrician-at-workDIY, a concept that once brought to the attention of Joe Public, and apparently receiving a rather lukewarm reception, is now a global phenomenon.  It is a multi-billion pound industry which the majority of people around the world subscribe to with relish.

A lot of the jobs that not too many years ago would have required the presence of a recognised professional are now taken care of by the home owner.  Hanging a new door, building a wall, repairing a fence or replacing a broken tap washer, can all be achieved by a half decent DIY enthusiast.

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