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TRAIN4TRADESKILLS Sizewell nuclear project to create 5,600 new jobs
| WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 21, 2012
EDF Energy has today started a public consultation for building a nuclear power station in Suffolk that will create 5,600 jobs in the trades. Over the next eleven weeks EDF Energy will be consulting on the company’s initial proposals to build the Sizewell C nuclear station next to an existing plant at Leiston. The project is expected to take nine years to complete. EDF said that the scheme could create 25,000 ‘employment opportunities’, with 5,600 workers on site at the peak of construction. Sizewell C would generate enough electricity to supply one in five homes in Britain.
TRAIN4TRADESKILLS Smart Meters to Help Energy Efficiency and Create New Jobs
| THURSDAY, MAY 24, 2012
Electrical engineers and qualified electricians will benefit from the “technological switch” which is likely to boost employment across the electrical engineering sector. As reported in the Electronics Weekly Magazine , most of Europe’s electricity meters are expected to be replaced with new smart meters, introducing more precise measurement for electricity consumption and improved energy efficiency for households. New technologies in the electrical industry will require a skilful workforce to meet the increasing demand for efficient energy systems.
TRAIN4TRADESKILLS Train4TradeSkills News: Will Ed Balls 5 point plan save the construction industry?
| MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 26, 2011
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TRAIN4TRADESKILLS Train4TradeSkills Bright Sparks: Amanda blogs about her electrical course: November 2011
| TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 1, 2011
Amanda Shaw is training to be an electrician with Train4TradeSkills and is one of our Bright Sparks bloggers. electrician electrician courses electrician jobs plumbing plumbing courses plumbing jobs train4tradeskills Train4TradeSkills Bright Sparks Amanda Shaw Blog Bright Sparks bright sparks blog construction social media electrician course Online Communities practical training Social Networking t4ts train 4 trade skills train4tradeskills student Twitter www.myjourneytobecominganelectrician.blogspot.comIt was the best idea I’ve had all week! cable.
TRAIN4TRADESKILLS Train4TradeSkills News: B&Q owner Kingfisher to create thousands of new jobs
| FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 16, 2011
Trainee electrician Karl works in an electrical wholesalers and found that has helped with his electrician course. construction jobs construction news DIY Electrical News electrician electrician courses electrician jobs plumbing plumbing courses plumbing jobs Plumbing News t4ts train4tradeskills AudioBoo B and Q B+Q DIY jobs Do it yourself electrical wholesaler Kingfisher plumbing wholesaler Radio Screwfix Train4trades Train4TradeSkills RadioAs the popularity of DIY grows in the UK, so does the companies selling DIY products. train4tradeskills .
TRAIN4TRADESKILLS The Solar PV Debate and FiT Cuts: Why it’s not all doom and gloom for the solar industry
| FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 18, 2011
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TRAIN4TRADESKILLS T4TS Radio: Lee talks about his electrician training and working as a sparky’s mate
| FRIDAY, JULY 1, 2011
Lee O’Donnell is training to be an electrician with Train4TradeSkills. AudioBoo Electrical News electrician electrician courses electrician jobs t4ts train4tradeskills Train4TradeSkills Radio iPhone iTunes lee o'donnell practical training train4tradeskills Radio Scribd t4ts radio tom jinks train 4 trade skillsT4TS Radio spoke to Lee to find out how he is getting on with his training. You can listen to Lee’s interview at www.train4tradeskills-radio.co.uk and download to iTunes and your smartphone via AudioBoo at www.audioboo.fm/train4tradeskills.
TRAIN4TRADESKILLS T4TS Radio: Dalton talks about his work as an electrician and why he’s retraining
| FRIDAY, JUNE 10, 2011
Dalton Gilbert is training to become an electrician with Train4TradeSkills. construction jobs construction news Electrical News electrician electrician courses electrician jobs train4tradeskills Train4TradeSkills Radio Apprenticeship AudioBoo dalton gilbert electrical training iPhone iTunes Scribd t4ts t4ts reviews tom jinks train4tradeskills feedback trainingDalton speaks to T4TS Radio about how his course is going, his 20 years in the electrical industry and why he’s retraining. train4tradeskills. View this document on Scribd.
TRAIN4TRADESKILLS Train4TradeSkills Bright Sparks: Nick talks about setting up his own electrical business
| TUESDAY, MAY 24, 2011
Nick Sims is training to be an electrician with Train4TradeSkills and is one of our student bloggers. Electrical News electrician electrician courses electrician jobs train4tradeskills Train4TradeSkills Bright Sparks Bright Sparks Business Business plan Electrical network electrician business t4tsYou can visit Nick’s website at www.nicksims.org.uk and follow him on Twitter at www.twitter.com/flyingsparkie. Here’s Nick’s latest blog: I’ve done a lot more studying the past couple of weeks after unit 16, it’s right up my street. Till next time.
TRAIN4TRADESKILLS Train4TradeSkills News: Are the Fortunes of the Construction Industry set to change?
| TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 8, 2011
” More homes can only be good news for the construction industry and will create jobs for new contractors, whether it be builders, plumbers or electricians. Let us know your thoughts and comment below: construction jobs construction news Electrical News electrician jobs plumbing jobs t4ts train4tradeskills Bovis Homes Group construction construction graduates construction industry electrician Eurozone HECSU Persimmon plc Plumber Steve Bullock Taylor WimpeyAnd the good news is that construction graduate prospects are looking up. compared to two years ago.
TRAIN4TRADESKILLS Green Deal energy contract gets signed
| THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 29, 2012
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TRAIN4TRADESKILLS Train4TradeSkills working with Armed Forces Personnel
| TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 27, 2011
We are also keen to help servicemen and ex-servicemen make the transition from the armed forces back into civilian life and have a number of students who served in the armed forces and are now training as plumbers and electricians. Train4TradeSkills Radio has spoken to a number of servicemen and soldiers who are preparing for life after the army by training as plumbers and electricians. Based at RAF Honington, Daniel took leave to attend his practical training and is training as an electrician. These are Dev Pun, Daniel Terblanche and Darryl Johnson. Dev Pun.
TRAIN4TRADESKILLS Co-Operative Environmental Agenda Helps Renewable Sector
| WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 15, 2012
Tell us why, by commenting on Train4TradeSkills’ Facebook and Twitter pages: Electrical News electrician electrician courses electrician jobs Green Deal Renewable Energy Renewable Energy Course t4ts train4tradeskills Co-Operative Co-operative Group employment opportunities energy energy efficiency Energy industry energy resources energy savings measures environment Greenhouse gas new investment Peter Marks Renewable energy renewable energy jobs Sustainability Sustainable energy train 4 trade skills news Twitter UK
TRAIN4TRADESKILLS Train4TradeSkills News: Persimmon to build thousands of new homes in Newport and Cornwall
| TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 6, 2011
Both schemes will likely create new construction jobs for plumbers, electricians and builders in Newport and Cornwall, as the work progresses over the next few years. construction jobs construction news Electrical News plumbing jobs Plumbing News t4ts train4tradeskills construction jobs newport Cornwall electrician jobs Liskeard Llanwern Steelworks persimmon newport Persimmon plc Train4tradesHouse builder Persimmon are set to build thousands of new homes in Newport and Cornwall after securing two big construction contracts. million Celtic Business Park.
TRAIN4TRADESKILLS Train4TradeSkills News: The most secure construction site in Britain
| WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 19, 2011
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TRAIN4TRADESKILLS Train4TradeSkills release Jobs survey for the Midlands
| THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 17, 2011
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TRAIN4TRADESKILLS Gas and Electrical DIY Work to Be Labelled as Illegal
| TUESDAY, APRIL 3, 2012
Clive Betts, Chair of the Communities and Local Government Committee, said that more needs to be done to alert households of the dangers of using sub-standard electricians. Such labelling is vital to reinforce the important message to the general public that they must use a registered electrician to carry out electrical work in the home. . Gas and electrical work is crucial for the health and safety of every household and must not be underestimated at any time – MPs have warned. Share your thoughts by leaving a comment below: .
TRAIN4TRADESKILLS How to Save on Your Bills This Winter
| WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 1, 2012
Electrical News electrician electrician courses electrician jobs Green Deal t4ts train4tradeskills Business conventional heaters electrical news Electricity electricity bill England Wales Heat Heater Materials and Supplies Ofwat saving money train 4 trade skills train4tradeskillsnews UK water billsIt has been announced today that people in England and Wales will have no choice but to pay an increase of 5.7% on their annual water bills. People don’t have much choice but to pay the increase. Convection heaters – best suited for heating enclosed spaces.
TRAIN4TRADESKILLS Why youth is the elixir of life for ailing construction industry
| THURSDAY, JUNE 9, 2011
Eamonn Holmes piped up with, “meanwhile we have no electricians, plumbers and hair dressers.”. While there are lots of established plumbers and electricians out there, more apprentices are needed to boost the market – after all, they are the future of the industry. Yes, you are bound to get veteran plumbers or electricians out there with forty years experience in the industry, who say there’s no point training to become a plumber or electrician because there’s no work out there. Could an injection of youth be the saviour of the construction industry?
TRAIN4TRADESKILLS Good News for the Trades as the Government Unveils a £9 Billion Investment in Rail Infrastructure
| MONDAY, JULY 16, 2012
Other rail improvements contributing for the creation of more employment opportunities for trade professionals including electricians and engineers, have been announced for the Manchester area, south Wales and East Coast Main Line. “Growth-boosting railway projects to help for the creation of new electrical, plumbing and engineering jobs” . The Government has announced a £9.4 billion infrastructure investment package that will deliver sustainable economic growth and pave the way for thousands of new jobs for people in the trades, the Department for Transport revealed today.
TRAIN4TRADESKILLS Raising Standards for the Industry
| MONDAY, DECEMBER 19, 2011
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TRAIN4TRADESKILLS Train4TradeSkills release Jobs survey: What it means for Scotland
| FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 18, 2011
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TRAIN4TRADESKILLS The Train4TradeSkills Renewable Energy Course
| THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 15, 2011
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TRAIN4TRADESKILLS £82 million refurbishment Scheme, Vale of Glamorgan, to Create New Trade Jobs
| MONDAY, JULY 30, 2012
“Electricians, gas engineers and trade professionals to benefit from the housing scheme” Thousands of homes in the Vale of Glamorgan will be renovated as the Council appoints four building contractors to deliver £82 million refurbishment scheme that will create new jobs for plumbers, electricians and trade professionals. Work on the multi-million scheme will include renewal of kitchens, bathrooms, rewiring, heating systems, windows, doors and roof systems. This is good news for the local economy.”.
TRAIN4TRADESKILLS The Building Sector Grows as Plans for the Largest Housing Scheme in the North East are Approved
| MONDAY, JANUARY 16, 2012
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TRAIN4TRADESKILLS Train4TradeSkills Radio: Mick Mills talks about renewable energy training with T4TS Part 2
| MONDAY, JULY 23, 2012
Mick Mills is training to become an engineer with Train4TradeSkills. Train4TradeSkills Radio interviewed Mick to find out how his renewable energy course is going. You can listen to the full interview with Mick via AudioBoo at: www.audioboo.fm/train4tradeskills. train4tradeskills. View this document on Scribd.
TRAIN4TRADESKILLS Student Accommodation Scheme to Create New Trade Jobs
| FRIDAY, JULY 27, 2012
The University’s vision is to create a fully inclusive living and learning environment will pave the way for employment opportunities for builders, plumbers, electricians and gas engineers. Good news for the trades as the University of Hertfordshire selects a major developer to build a new 3, 000 bed student accommodation scheme that will create new jobs in the building engineering sector. Preferred bidder Uliving Consortium is going to build 2, 511 new student accommodation units and transfer around 500 of the University’s existing residences at the College Lane campus in Hatfield.
TRAIN4TRADESKILLS Renewable Energy Jobs to Be Created
| FRIDAY, JULY 20, 2012
Global renewable energy developer, Element Power , has sign a deal with the National Grid UK to provide 3,000 megawatts of electricity to Ireland, creating 10, 000 jobs during project’s development and construction phase. Electricity is expected to be transmitted through two subsea cables connecting wind power generated in the Midlands of Ireland to consumers in the UK. The deal which is part of a series of projects exporting wind power could save UK consumers £7 billion over the project’s lifetime compared to sourcing the same energy from sea-based offshore wind farms.
TRAIN4TRADESKILLS LED Street Lighting Could Generate 85% of Energy Savings
| WEDNESDAY, JUNE 20, 2012
LED (Light Emitting Diode) street lighting can generate to up to 85% energy savings, a new report by electronics giant Philips and the Climate Group found. . The results of a major two-and-half year study looking to improve energy efficiency in some of the world’s largest cities, including New York, London and Sydney, have indicated significant potential for the green economy by replacing traditional light bulbs with highly efficient LED technology. Lighting is estimated to be responsible for nearly a fifth of global electricity use and around 6% of global greenhouse gas emissions.
TRAIN4TRADESKILLS The Offshore Wind Industry to Reduce Energy Cost
| MONDAY, JUNE 18, 2012
A new report has revealed the UK will reduce the cost of electricity generated by offshore wind with 30 % in the next seven years. . The report , published by the industry-led Offshore Wind Cost Reduction Task Force, showed evidence that the offshore wind industry can make significant cost reduction in its delivery of 18 GW electricity from wind farms, which is around 20% of UK’s total electricity demand. The report found the industry could drop delivery cost from £140/MWh today to £100/MWh by 2020, achieving substantial savings of £3 billion per year.
TRAIN4TRADESKILLS Best Young Plumber in the World Awarded Medal
| THURSDAY, JANUARY 5, 2012
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TRAIN4TRADESKILLS Scottish Renewable Sector To Create More ‘Green’ Jobs
| TUESDAY, MARCH 27, 2012
Mr Stuart added that development of renewable energy will bring a further investment and provide better future opportunities for businesses and people from a wide range of career backgrounds such as electricians, tradesmen, consultants, civil engineers and architects. The renewable energy sector in Scotland supports more than 11,000 green jobs, a major report by industry’s body, Scottish Renewables, revealed today. More jobs are expected to be created as the renewable energy continues to expand, the survey concluded. Share your thoughts by leaving a comment below: .
TRAIN4TRADESKILLS Scottish energy industry gets £600m investment boost
| MONDAY, APRIL 8, 2013
'Scottish Hydro Electric Transmission has awarded four contracts worth £600 million to build new electricity substations in the north of Scotland set to create new jobs and boost the trades. . This multi-million development of the new substations are an integral part of SHE Transmission’s investment programme to heavily upgrade and reinforce the transmission network and will help facilitate the connection of more renewable generation in the north of Scotland. What is your reaction to the new £600 million funding for Scotland that will kick-start the energy industry and boost the trades?
TRAIN4TRADESKILLS Green Investment is set to Create New Jobs in the Trades
| MONDAY, AUGUST 6, 2012
Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg has announced a £100 million fund for green investment which will create new jobs in the renewable energy industry. Speaking to an energy conference in London’s Lancaster House today, Mr Clegg defended the Government’s commitment to support the renewable energy sector, outlining lasting benefits to the UK low-carbon economy. The Deputy Minister’s announcement was hailed with a £12 million expansion by a recycling firm Closed Loop in Dagenham, East London, that will create and safeguard 100 jobs. It contributes 3.9 We’re leading from the front.
TRAIN4TRADESKILLS It’s VQ Day 2011 – celebrating Vocational Qualifications
| WEDNESDAY, JUNE 22, 2011
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TRAIN4TRADESKILLS Prime Minister Cameron supports the Renewable Energy Sector
| FRIDAY, APRIL 27, 2012
Prime Minister David Cameron has welcomed a £350 million investment for energy projects which will create hundreds of new jobs across the UK, the official website of Number 10 Downing Street announced today. The Prime Minister, who attended Clean Energy Ministerial Conference in London, told ministers from the world’s most polluting countries that he passionately believed in the rapid growth of renewable energy. Mr Cameron emphasised the contribution that Britain has already made in the renewable energy sector, Britain has invested a total value of £4.7 Now we have a different challenge.
TRAIN4TRADESKILLS Council Contractors to Create New Building and Construction Jobs
| THURSDAY, MARCH 8, 2012
Stevenage Borough Council has signed a £26 million housing redevelopment scheme to modernise and improve thousands of council houses in the town by the end of 2015. Building work will begin in June this year, creating new jobs and boosting the local economy. Appointed contractors, Keepmoat and Wates, have pledged to employ local tradespeople and provide training opportunities for those who want to take part in the project. The Council has invested a total of £33 million on home improvements. This will make homes more modern and energy efficient.
TRAIN4TRADESKILLS Train4Tradeskills fulfilment centre opened in Belfast by ATL
| MONDAY, NOVEMBER 28, 2011
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TRAIN4TRADESKILLS Major transformation in St James’s area to create new jobs
| WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 12, 2012
The Crown Estate has submitted four planning applications as part of a £450 million redevelopment plan that will transform the St James’s area in central London and create new jobs. major part of St James’s will be rebuilt to create nearly 340,000 sq ft of mixed-use accommodation between Regent Street and Haymarket. The lead scheme, known as St James’s Market, will see the building of a commercial redevelopment which will create offices, retail and restaurant space behind preserved historic facades in central London. James t4ts news The Crown Estate Trafalgar House train4tradeskills new
BE THE PRO Dealing with the Media 101 for Construction Guys
| TUESDAY, OCTOBER 11, 2011
Building is topical – the housing market is depressed … Continue reading → Electrician Events Floor Installer Masonry/Concrete Plumber Trade Woodworker/CarpenterAnything having to do with building is now a topic of great significance to members of the media – from bloggers like me to reporters for major newspapers to radio commentators.
TRAIN4TRADESKILLS UK Industry Could Save £1.4 Billion from Energy Lighting
| TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 28, 2012
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TRAIN4TRADESKILLS Student Accommodation Scheme to Create New Jobs
| WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 1, 2012
A multimillion accommodation scheme at the University of Stirling has been granted to a large construction firm which will see will the creation of 788 contemporary bedrooms and bring new jobs during its three year redevelopment period. The £11 million contract will enable Stirling to compete with universities and colleges around the world whist creating employment opportunities for people in the trades and directly benefiting the local economy. What is your reaction on the multimillion accommodation scheme at the University of Stirling?
TRAIN4TRADESKILLS The Get Britain Building Programme Will Unlock Funding to House Builders
| MONDAY, JUNE 25, 2012
Housing developers facing financial difficulties will be able to bid for at least £100 million of investment to get work restarted on stalled sites under the Get Britain Building Programme, the Homes and Community Agency (HCA) has revealed. . The Get Britain Building programme was introduced in November 2011 as part of Government’s Housing Strategy for England to boost construction activity by delivering more than 15, 000 new homes. Do you think the new funding as part of the Get Britain Building programme will help your business and boost construction activity in England?
TRAIN4TRADESKILLS Green Jobs are Vital for UK’s Energy Efficiency
| WEDNESDAY, JULY 18, 2012
The UK has been ranked as the most energy efficient country in the world according to a new study which calculates countries’ efforts to reduce energy use and shows the overall effect of green policies, contributing for the creation of thousands of new jobs in the renewable engineering industry. The study was published by the American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy (ACEEE) which ranked the UK first among the world’s 12 largest economies, closely followed by Germany, Italy, and Japan, for reducing pollution in industry, transport and buildings.
TRAIN4TRADESKILLS Train4TradeSkills News: The UK Geothermal Could Generate as Much Electricity as 9 Nuclear Power Stations
| THURSDAY, MAY 31, 2012
A new independent report published by Sinclair Knight Merz claims deep geothermal resources could produce 20% of UK’s electricity and the heat for millions of homes. . Although, deep geothermal power is new technology in the UK, the sector has been growing internationally. In Germany, the deep geothermal industry employs 6,000 people and has attracted €4 billion of investment. It has been forecast that in the UK, former mining regions like Cornwall, Yorkshire and the North East of England, including Northern Ireland and Scotland, could support valuable commercial projects*. The North East.
TRAIN4TRADESKILLS Citizens Advice signposts consumers to find reliable tradesmen
| THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 20, 2012
The Citizens Advice Bureau and TrustMark , the Government endorsed quality body, have joined forces to help homeowners find reputable tradesmen when they are looking to repair or maintain their properties. Consumers from across the UK will now be able to search and select a TrustMark registered and inspected tradesman from the Citizens Advice website. Homeowners in England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland will have the assurance that all the firm’s competences and their fair trading practices have been independently inspected and checked.
TRAIN4TRADESKILLS Train4TradeSkills Radio: Electrical tutor Wayne Thomson talks about electrical training with T4TS Part 2
| TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 7, 2012
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TRAIN4TRADESKILLS Go-ahead for new council houses in Linton
| MONDAY, JANUARY 21, 2013
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TRAIN4TRADESKILLS Energy Networks Upgrade to Create New Jobs
| TUESDAY, JULY 17, 2012
Around 7 000 gas engineers, qualified electricians and plumbing professionals could benefit from the £22 billion investment plan announced by Britain’s energy regulator. Ofgem (the Office of Gas and Electricity Markets) has unveiled an ambitious plan to upgrade country’s gas and high voltage electricity networks, ensuring they remain among the most reliable and secure in the world. The announcement was revealed within minutes after the government’s confirmation for a £9 billion boost investment programme to improve the nation’s railways.
TRAIN4TRADESKILLS Boris Johnson reveals £100m affordable housing boost
| FRIDAY, MARCH 8, 2013
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TRAIN4TRADESKILLS Bright Future for the Green Economy
| THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 16, 2012
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TRAIN4TRADESKILLS The Growth of Green Industry is Vital for UK’s Economic Recovery
| TUESDAY, MAY 22, 2012
“Green Investment should play a key role in the UK’s economic recovery” states a new report by the Environment Audit Committee published today. The new report, “A Green Economy” reinforces calls by the Renewable Energy Association (REA) for the Government to put renewable energy at the heart of its economic recovery and employment strategy. The Report on employment and skills in the UK renewable energy published last month showed that there were over 100,000 people employed in renewable sector across Britain, generating a turnover of £12.5 billion last year alone.
TRAIN4TRADESKILLS Train4TradeSkills News: What does the future hold for Olympic Park post-2012?
| WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 5, 2011
2012 olympics jobs construction jobs construction news electrician jobs plumbing jobs t4ts train4tradeskills 2012 Summer Olympics construction construction jobs Olympics London London 2012 Olympic Legacy Olympic Olympic Games Olympic Park Olympics construction train 4 trade skillsPlans submitted to transform the Olympic Park when the 2012 Olympic Games in London finishes. The Olympic Park Legacy Company has submitted proposals to transform the Olympic Park when the Olympic Games in London finishes next year. What do you think should be done to the Olympic Park post-2012?
TRAIN4TRADESKILLS Construction giants team up to build new Northern homes
| WEDNESDAY, JULY 20, 2011
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TRAIN4TRADESKILLS Waitrose announced as first retailer deal at London’s King’s Cross
| WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 20, 2013
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TRAIN4TRADESKILLS Government to offer bigger benefits to the wind farm industry
| THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 20, 2012
Communities that host onshore wind farms could benefit from reduced electricity bills and investment in local infrastructure, Energy Secretary Edward Davey said today. The Department of Energy and Climate Change has launched a consultation into how communities could benefit from having wind farms near them which could boost the green industry and create new jobs. The community benefits consultation will seek new information on how wind farms could deliver wider environmental and social benefits to communities. That’s why we are seeking new evidence on the cost of onshore wind.”.
TRAIN4TRADESKILLS £110 million university plan reaches out to new trade jobs
| WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 29, 2012
The University of Edinburgh has appointed Balfour Beatty as the preferred bidder to build a £110 student accommodation and outreach centre that will secure new trade jobs. Balfour Beatty said that the 50-year consortium contract will include building and maintenance work to improve the University’s accommodation facilities. The multi-million development will also provide accommodation for 1,160 postgraduate students in the city’s Old Town, as well as an outreach centre for community-based teaching activities.
TRAIN4TRADESKILLS Train4TradeSkills News: Renewable Energy use hits all-time high
| FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 30, 2011
It all means that plumbers and electricians who want to take advantage of the popularity of renewable energy and work on renewable, and solar projects, need to be properly qualified. The amount of renewable energy projects has hit an all-time high and is contributing more than ever before to the UK’s electricity supply. New statistics from the Department of Energy and Climate Change have revealed that green energy has seen a 50% rise in the last year. This was followed by hydroelectricity, which grew by 75% and then nuclear energy, which grew by 38%.
TRAIN4TRADESKILLS Green Energy Will Support Economic Growth in Britain
| FRIDAY, MAY 4, 2012
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TRAIN4TRADESKILLS Premier Inn Announces £5.9 Million Investment in Camborne with Environmental Focus
| TUESDAY, JANUARY 17, 2012
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BE THE PRO Joe’s Casting call in LA – Construction Style – July 29
| WEDNESDAY, JULY 13, 2011
I’m looking for some pros who work in the LA area and expect to have some work on July 29, specifically wood … Continue reading → Electrician Events Masonry/Concrete Plumber Product Promotions Trade Woodworker/Carpenter Daredevil free drill LAI’m going to be visiting LA in a few weeks and I need a little job site action.
TRAIN4TRADESKILLS Train4TradeSkills release Jobs survey: What it means for Wales
| FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 18, 2011
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TRAIN4TRADESKILLS Train4TradeSkills News: Why Private Investment is the key to kickstarting Construction Industry
| FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 9, 2011
Let us know what you think and share your thoughts by commenting below: construction jobs construction news Electrical News electrician jobs plumbing jobs Plumbing News t4ts train4tradeskills Business CBI Confederation of British Industry construction construction industry 2011 construction recession Government Investment KPMG National Infrastructure Plan Private sector recession Train4tradesBusiness leaders are now urging the government to make the UK a more attractive place to invest and encourage more private investment, to kick-start the UK economy.
TRAIN4TRADESKILLS The UK’s First Nuclear Station in Somerset Will Create New Trades Jobs
| THURSDAY, JUNE 28, 2012
Proposed plans for building the UK’s first nuclear power station in Somerset will be debated by planners and local authorities, the BBC reported today. More than 5, 000 new jobs in the building construction industry could be created in the first phase of the project, if the planned nuclear power station near the Bristol Channel, in South West England, is given the green light by the government next year. The joint venture between Bouygues TP and Laing O’Rourke includes the construction of the main civil works for the nuclear island and building the supporting structures of the project.
TRAIN4TRADESKILLS Good News for the Trades: Millions of Funding to Create New Jobs
| WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 8, 2012
“Hundreds of plumbers, electricians and gas engineers to benefit from the investment”. The scheme will replace more renewable heating systems, including biomass boilers, solar hot water panels and heat pumps, creating new employment opportunities for plumbers, electricians and gas engineers. Millions of funding to get low carbon heating into peoples’ homes, including into hundreds of social houses across the nation, is still up for grabs according to the Department of Energy and Climate Change (DECC). Today, the DECC announced that up to £2.5
TRAIN4TRADESKILLS Train4TradeSkills Bright Sparks: Nick talks electrical assignments, new circuits and 3D modelling in latest blog
| WEDNESDAY, APRIL 20, 2011
If you are a regular reader of Nick’s blog, you will know that he is training to become an electrician with Train4TradeSkills. Electrical News electrician electrician courses electrician jobs train4tradeskills Train4TradeSkills Bright Sparks 3D modeling apprenticeships Blog electrical courses Electrical network electrician training Nick Sims Online Communities t4ts training TwitterNick blogs about what is going on with his course and here’s his latest blog: If you are a fan of Nick’s blog, you can always follow him on Twitter at www.twitter.com/flyingsparkie.
TRAIN4TRADESKILLS University Regeneration Scheme to Create New Jobs in the Trades
| FRIDAY, AUGUST 10, 2012
The University of Bath has announced plans to spend £100 million on improving its campus over the next three years that will enhance student experience and create new jobs in the building trades. The University’s major refurbishment programme announced today will provide 708 en-suite bedrooms in 75 flats across two buildings and deliver increased space for teaching and research improved facilities, creating employment opportunities for people in the building engineering sector. ” What is your reaction on the £100 million regeneration scheme at the University of Bath?
TRAIN4TRADESKILLS Poor Communication is the Biggest Time Waster for Plumbers
| THURSDAY, MAY 17, 2012
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TRAIN4TRADESKILLS Train4TradeSkills News: Brighter future for thousands of people in the Building Engineering Sector
| THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 24, 2011
Let us know what you think and comment below: train4tradeskills plumbing electrician jobs plumbing jobs plumbing courses construction news construction jobs t4ts Nick Clegg david cameron George Osborne VAT economy Unlocking Growth UK ConstructionFollowing the government’s announcement on Monday to invest £400 million to build 16, 000 new homes across England and deal with the shortage of affordable houses, leading industry trade bodies have joint forces to boost construction growth ahead of the Autumn Statement which will be announced next week by Chancellor George Osborne.
TRAIN4TRADESKILLS Hopeful Future for 3D Design in the Building Sector
| WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 4, 2012
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TRAIN4TRADESKILLS Government launch mission to “Get Britain Building”
| MONDAY, NOVEMBER 21, 2011
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TRAIN4TRADESKILLS Renewable Industry Praises Delay to Solar Tariff Cuts
| FRIDAY, MAY 18, 2012
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TRAIN4TRADESKILLS Liverpool Uni to get £600m overhaul
| WEDNESDAY, MAY 25, 2011
The positive thing about this project is that it will potentially create thousands of jobs for plumbers and electricians in Liverpool. construction jobs construction news Electrical News electrician jobs plumbing plumbing jobs Plumbing News train4tradeskills construction construction jobs liverpool electrician electrician jobs liverpool Joe Anderson Liverpool Liverpool City Council Liverpool University ocon plumbing jobs liverpool Student accommodation t4ts uniteThey will leave a lasting legacy of training and up-skilling the people of the city. Related articles.
TRAIN4TRADESKILLS Rogue Builders Pair Jailed for “Bad Work”
| TUESDAY, JANUARY 10, 2012
Share your thoughts by commenting here: construction jobs construction news electrician jobs plumbing jobs Plumbing News t4ts train4tradeskills building engineering sector building jobs building sector Business construction Crown Court Fraud Learning Nottingham Oxford Mail Oxfordshire practical training SwindonTwo builders have been jailed today for engaging in unfair commercial practices and carrying out overpriced or unnecessary building work in Oxfordshire. Trevor Bateman was sentenced to four years for similar charges and transferring criminal property. Mrs Thomas said.
TRAIN4TRADESKILLS Funding for Lending to Boost Businesses and Create Jobs in the Trades
| THURSDAY, AUGUST 2, 2012
The scheme will deliver economic growth and increase infrastructure investment to the UK which will create jobs for trade professionals including electricians, plumbers and gas engineers. The Treasury has officially opened the Funding for Lending Scheme (FLS) which will enable businesses to grow and borrow money at a cheaper interest rate for up to four years. Commenting on the FLS Chancellor George Osborne said that the scheme will provide lasting benefits for thousands of people in Britain and boost the economy. What do you think about the FLS?
TRAIN4TRADESKILLS £300m boost for small and medium businesses
| WEDNESDAY, APRIL 10, 2013
'The Government has announced a £300 million funding boost to help small and medium sized businesses expand and create new jobs in the trades. . Small and medium sized businesses ( SMEs ) struggling to access finance received a boost today as the Business Secretary Vince Cable launched the first phase of the new business bank set to address long-standing gaps in the SME finance market. The multi-million investment is the first deployment from the £1 billion of new capital allocated to the business bank in the 2012 Autumn Statement.
TRAIN4TRADESKILLS Government Approves Northampton Enterprise Zone Site
| MONDAY, MARCH 18, 2013
Communities Secretary Eric Pickles has confirmed a Compulsory Purchase Order (CPO) for the development of a 2.4 hectares scheme in Northampton Waterside Enterprise Zone. The CPO is set to kick-start the transformation of the area, boosting the construction industry and creating new jobs in the trades. Plans include the building of 40,000 sq metres quality office space and six-storey Innovation Centre , which begins construction this summer. There are real opportunities to invest in Northampton and our Enterprise Zone. decision on that CPO is expected later this spring.
TRAIN4TRADESKILLS Imperial College unveils plans for new London campus
| THURSDAY, MARCH 7, 2013
Imperial College London has revealed further details of its plan to build a £150 million campus in White City that will create around 3,200 new jobs and boost the trades. The centrepiece of the 7-acre new Imperial West campus is the multi-million Research and Translation Hub for academics and business partners that will see the building of new homes, publicly accessible green space, pedestrian subways and leisure and retail facilities. Imperial bought the land for the new campus from the BBC in 2009. The College plans to complete the construction in 2015.
TRAIN4TRADESKILLS “No Fees” Incentive for Green Deal Installers
| FRIDAY, JUNE 15, 2012
Assessors, installers and providers of Green Deal services will face no fees for registration or oversight during the scheme’s first two years, the Department of Energy and Climate Change (DECC) has announced. . The DECC is going to fund all costs associated with the registration and oversight service in order to help those participating in the scheme, with the intention of moving to a fee-based approach from year three onwards, when the Green Deal has become established. am delighted that Gemserv has risen to the challenge and is going to take on this very important role.”.
TRAIN4TRADESKILLS Cable Unveils Business Growth Plan to Boost the Trades
| WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 12, 2012
The Business Secretary, Vince Cable, has confirmed plans to create government backed ‘business bank’ which will help companies to invest and create new trade jobs. Vince Cable’s new institution includes a series of collaborative strategies between businesses and government that are forecast to advance manufacturing and boost the trade industry. Cable outlined his plans, committing to a long term, strategic partnership that will give businesses clarity about where the Government will be concentrating its efforts. By helping firms to invest capital, businesses expand, and create jobs. ” .
TRAIN4TRADESKILLS Green Deal to Improve Energy Efficiency and Create New Jobs
| THURSDAY, JUNE 14, 2012
As part of the Green Deal, the Government has set out a new legislation which will help the energy industry enhance customer protection and improve energy efficiency in the UK, the Department of Energy and Climate Change revealed this week. . The rising cost of gas and electricity as well as millions of energy inefficient homes across the UK have urged the Government to bring the second phase of the Green Deal into operation, boosting the low carbon economy and supporting up to 60, 000 jobs in the insulation industry. An additional investment of £1.3
TRAIN4TRADESKILLS How text messaging can impact your plumbing or electrical business
| THURSDAY, JUNE 16, 2011
Let us know and leave your comment on here… construction jobs construction news Electrical News electrician electrician courses electrician jobs plumbing plumbing courses plumbing jobs Plumbing News train4tradeskills checkatrade.com electrical business Kevin Byrne plumbing business self-employed electrician self-employed plumber self-employed tradesmen SMS t4ts Text messaging train 4 trade skills train 4 tradesAre you thinking of going self-employed and starting your own plumbing or electrical business? What do you think – are you self-employed?
TRAIN4TRADESKILLS Solar Industry Associations to Clarify Good Reruns for Householders
| TUESDAY, MAY 15, 2012
. The four major associations representing UK’s solar industry have joined together to support consumers and set the record straight about the current status of domestic solar power and the Feed-in Tariff, the Renewable Energy Association revealed today. Industry representatives outlined the drastically falling cost in solar PV, ,making it a desirable investment to those who want to avoid increasingly rising energy bills and help tackling climate change. Mainstream analysts expect solar power to be cheaper than buying electricity off the grid before the end of the decade.
TRAIN4TRADESKILLS Listen to T4TS Radio on the move with iPhone, iPod and iPad
| MONDAY, APRIL 25, 2011
T4TS Radio, the online radio station for trainee electricians, plumbers and gas engineers, is now available to listen to on iPhone’s, iTunes and iPad’s. construction news Electrical News electrician electrician courses electrician jobs plumbing plumbing courses plumbing jobs Plumbing News train4tradeskills Train4TradeSkills Radio Android AudioBoo audioboo iPhone audioboo train4tradeskills iPad iPhone iPod iTunes online radio podcast t4ts t4ts radioNow you can listen to your fellow students on the move if you have an iPhone or put it on your iPod through iTunes.
TRAIN4TRADESKILLS Train4TradeSkills News: Are there set to be jobs for UK contractors to rebuild Libya?
| TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 27, 2011
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BE THE PRO Awesome craftsmanship and good ‘ole fun – BoschDaredevil.com
| WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 26, 2011
To see both in action, take a look at our … Continue reading → Electrician Floor Installer Free Masonry/Concrete Plumber Product Trade Woodworker/CarpenterIf there are two things I can’t get enough of it’s people who are at the top of their game and having some good ‘ole fun at the same time.
TRAIN4TRADESKILLS Train4TradeSkills Radio: Thomas Okochi talks about electrical training with T4TS
| WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 22, 2012
Thomas Okochi is training to become an electrician with Train4TradeSkills. AudioBoo DIY Electrical News electrician electrician courses electrician jobs Heath and Safety t4ts train4tradeskills Train4TradeSkills Radio 4 Domestic Electrical Installer Electrical engineer Electrical engineer course electrical student electrical training electrician course experience Interview London practical training Radio review skills student Thomas Okochi trade train Train4TradeSkills centre training UK Worcestershire work www.train4tradeskills-radio train4tradeskills .
TRAIN4TRADESKILLS George Osborne reveals £3bn infrastructure fund to boost the trades
| WEDNESDAY, MARCH 20, 2013
Chancellor George Osborne has used Budget 2013 to announce an additional £3 billion investment plan to boost infrastructure spending and create new trade jobs. The Budget sets out further action to build a stronger economy, with help for UK businesses to create jobs and kick-start major construction projects across England. Chancellor Osborne said in Parliament today that the government was “already supporting the largest investment in railways since Victorian times and spending more on new roads than in a generation.” don’t think that’s sensible.
TRAIN4TRADESKILLS Industry praises Chancellor’s plan to boost infrastructure and create new jobs
| WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 5, 2012
As reported on T4TS News , Chancellor George Osborne has today announced £5.5 billion infrastructure package in his autumn statement, paving the way for new jobs in the building construction sector. The infrastructure investment package will be funded by welfare cuts and a reduction in other Whitehall departments. The latest revelation by the Chancellor represents a firm commitment by Government to boost construction projects and create new jobs. In advance of today’s statement CECA had worked with other industry bodies to press the case for immediate action to unlock activity in the sector.
TRAIN4TRADESKILLS Apple to Power Data Centres with Renewable Energy
| MONDAY, MAY 21, 2012
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TRAIN4TRADESKILLS The Manufacturer Praises Train4TradeSkills for Research Contribution
| FRIDAY, JANUARY 13, 2012
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TRAIN4TRADESKILLS Train4TradeSkills News: David Cameron’s Apprenticeships Mission
| WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 12, 2011
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TRAIN4TRADESKILLS Boris gives the go ahead to £320m regeneration scheme
| WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 19, 2012
The Mayor of London Boris Johnson and Communities Secretary Erick Pickles have given final approval to a £320 million regeneration scheme in Harrow. The project will turn the 40-acre strip of land, previously used by the camera company Kodak , and build 985 new homes, a primary school, medical centre as well as shops and offices. Portfolio holder for regeneration at Hallow Council , Keith Ferry, said he was ‘delighted’ that the project, which was granted panning permission in June, had finally been approved by the Government, paving the way for building work to start in early 2014.
TRAIN4TRADESKILLS The Olympic Venue is an Excellent Showcase for British Construction Industry
| MONDAY, JULY 2, 2012
As London is about to host the 2012 Olympic Games next month, the UK’s construction sector could benefit from this summer’s excellent completion of the Olympic venue and one of the greatest showcases on the Earth to bid for major international project in the future. The opening of the Olympic Games will signal to the world, and future host cities of sport events, Britain’s success in delivering seven billion pound worth of Olympic infrastructure on time and budget. Mr Armitt also commented that the Olympics are an opportunity to build Britain’s self-confidence as a country.
TRAIN4TRADESKILLS Salford City Council to Create 500 New Trade Jobs
| FRIDAY, AUGUST 17, 2012
“Development to generate plenty of employment opportunities for people in the trades”. Salford City Council has given the go ahead for a £430 million housing regeneration scheme to build 1,600 new homes and refurbish a further 1,200 existing homes, creating hundreds of new jobs in the trades. The housing improvement scheme will create 500 new jobs in the building construction sector, many of them in the plumbing, electrical and gas-engineering industry. The huge project is set to create 2,000 work experience placements for apprentices and people looking to enter the trades.
TRAIN4TRADESKILLS Train4TradeSkills News: Oikodomophobia – The Phobia that is gripping the nation
| TUESDAY, AUGUST 30, 2011
Oikodomophobia is a fear of tradesmen, and apparently 5 million British men are now petrified about negotiating with builders, plumbers and electricians working in their homes. construction jobs construction news DIY Electrical News electrician plumbing Plumbing News t4ts train4tradeskills construction fear of plumber fear of tradesmen Nomophobia oikodomophobia phobias plumbers plumbing news tradesmen Train4trades TriskaidekaphobiaNow another phobia is apparently gripping a large part of the notion. This all probably comes down to the fact that we as a nation are hopeless at DIY.
TRAIN4TRADESKILLS G15 to try and raise £2bn to build thousands of new homes in London
| WEDNESDAY, JULY 27, 2011
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TRAIN4TRADESKILLS Train4TradeSkills release National Job Survey
| THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 17, 2011
construction jobs construction news Electrical News electrician jobs plumbing jobs t4ts train4tradeskills AudioBoo construction Employment jobs england jobs scotland Jobs Survey jobs wales London plumbing jobs england Renewable energy train 4 trade skills www.train4tradeskills.com• 46% of workers who are not self-employed want to be their own boss. Bigger salaries don’t always equal increased career satisfaction. Leisure and hospitality is the most satisfying sector to work in: but retail is the least. For more information visit the Train4TradeSkills website at www.train4tradeskills.com.
TRAIN4TRADESKILLS Train4TradeSkills Bright Sparks: Nick talks Learning Lounge, TMA’s and poker in latest blog
| THURSDAY, JUNE 30, 2011
If you are a regular reader of Nick’s blog, you will know that he is training to become an electrician with Train4TradeSkills. Electrical News electrician electrician courses electrician jobs t4ts train4tradeskills Train4TradeSkills Bright Sparks Bright Sparks e-learning Education electrical training learning lounge Nick Sims practical trainingYou can read all of Nick’s previous blogs on Train4TradeSkills News, and follow him on Twitter at www.twitter.com/flyingsparkie as well. Well it’s been busy again, no rest for the wicked. Till next time.
TRAIN4TRADESKILLS Train4TradeSkills Weekend Catch Up: 23-29 May
| SUNDAY, MAY 29, 2011
In case you missed what’s going on during the week, Train4TradeSkills introduces the WeekendCatch-Up, which will have all of the best stories from our blogs (and a few others) and the latest plumbing, electrician and construction industry news from the last week. Here’s this week’s Weekend Catch Up for you: 1) The Best Bits from the Train4TradeSkills Student Bloggers. MONDAY : Stephen’s Train4TradeSkills Blog: 23 May – [link]. TUESDAY: Nick talks about setting up his own electrical business – [link]. 2) Are UK firms set to enjoy Rio construction party?
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