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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Nationwide PASMA training courses

We now offer Access training courses nationwide Under the Work at Height Regulations, the assembly, dismantling, alteration, moving and inspection of mobile access towers can only be completed and supervised by trained and certified personnel. Here at Geason Training, we pride ourselves on the second-to-none delivery of our training services. We cover the full range […]

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Higher Apprenticeships in Highways

Geason Training have been selected as the training provider for Nottingham City Council apprentices Grant Tuxford, Mark Roe, Russell Whiting and Kieren Gilbert  who recently began their high apprenticeship journey. Russell is studying towards a Level 4 Construction Site Supervision – Civil Engineering Pathway Operations. The course is designed for operatives who are working in […]

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