Gear up for CSCS card changes with training

The Construction Skills Certification Scheme (CSCS) has been on a mission to ensure the industry is 100 per cent qualified rather than 100 per cent carded.  This means that Construction Skills Certification Scheme (CSCS) will stop issuing the site visitor card from 28th February 2020.  All construction site visitor cards issued from 3rd September 2018 […]

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Geason learner wins top prize for the second year in a row!

‘2019 Berkeley Group Apprentice Awards’ – by Howard Shipp. “I recently attended the 2019 Berkeley Group Apprentice Award’s at the Bridge Theatre in London. This was a very special celebration of an Apprentice’s success, and guess who walked away with the top prize, for the 2nd year running? Ruby Lee, a Geason Training Level 4 […]

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Why functional skills are essential

What are functional skills? Functional skills are an alternative way for those learners who did not gain their GSCE to obtain the UK standards for English, maths and ICT. Functional skills were developed by the UK Government as part of an initiative to improve the country’s literacy and mathematics standards. Why are functional skills important […]

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Learner Success Story – Oliver Hume

Sixteen months ago, Oliver Hume began studying his Level 3 Assistant Accountant qualification with us. Prior to his learning journey, Oliver had never worked in an office or a role that required the professionalism of an Assistant Accountant. Oliver’s first few weeks were a challenge as he had to adapt to a new way of […]

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Upgrade Your Mind

Regardless of the industry you work in, one thing is certain, at some point during your working day, you will use a device that requires to be recharged or plugged in.  It could be a phone, a laptop, a Fitbit or an electric vehicle – the device is irrelevant, the important factor here is that […]

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Why invest in employee training and development

Henry Ford was credited with the quote “The only thing worse than training your employees and having them leave is not training them and having them stay.”   Regardless of where this quote originates, it highlights the importance of investing in the training and development of your company’s most vital assets – your employees.  Investing in […]

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