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Increased training cited as best solution to fill UK skills gap

Reinforcing the concerns of Develop Training surrounding the UK’s current skills shortage, the latest report by the London Chamber of Commerce and Industry (LCCI) and KPMG suggests that the country...
19 November 2014

4 tips for working with asbestos safely

Asbestos is the single greatest cause of work related deaths. According to the HSE, over 2,000 contractors die every year from past exposure. For more information read: Working with asbestos- All you...
03 October 2014

The benefits of NVQ qualifications

With 50% of the workforce set to leave the energy and utilities industry over the next 10 years, employers need to plan how they are going to fill the skills gap they leave behind. Industry leaders...
10 September 2014

Changes to working at height guidance, and how it will affect you?

The working at height guidance has changed. Are you aware of these changes, and how they can affect your organisation? The overhaul of the guidance document was launched by the government to improve...
04 September 2014

Why legionella awareness is key to tackling outbreaks

Legionella continues to dominate the news...every year it is reported that there are 300 to 400 cases of Legionnaires' disease in the UK. The fatality rate of the disease ranges from 5% to 30% during...
27 August 2014