Monthly Archives: June 2015

Triple success at SkillPLUMB heats…

Top skills have been on display around the country at the English regional SkillPLUMB heats. Three talented young plumbers have topped the table at their respective events and now have a chance of progressing to the UK final to be held later this year. The regional winners are: South of England: Owen Boswell of Suffolk […]

Heating & Renewables Awards 2015

Do you have any outstanding apprentices that you would like to nominate for an award organised by one of the leading publishers in the renewable energy field? The prize on offer for the winning apprentice is a trip to Denmark that includes a trip on a private jet and a meal at a Michelin starred […]

The SNIPEF Awards 2015: Recognising Professionalism

Licensed plumbing and heating businesses will be invited to nominate themselves for a brand new annual award being launched by the leading trade body representing plumbing and heating businesses in Scotland and Northern Ireland. In recognition of the importance of professional plumbing, The Scottish and Northern Ireland Plumbing Employers’ Federation will reward one of its […]

Aberdeen apprentice wins national plumbing competition

The 40th Annual SNIPEF SkillPLUMB competition was won by Richard Wilson, a third year plumbing apprentice from Aberdeen who works for Aberdeenshire firm, Sugplumb. North East Scotland College, where Richard studies hosted the event, which was held on Friday 5 and Saturday 6 June. A total of 13 participants from colleges and training centres across […]

Daniel Martins named winner of SkillPLUMB Midlands heat

Daniel Martins of Briggs & Forrester Group and EAS Mechanical/BEST has been named winner of the SkillPLUMB English Midlands heat. Held at South & City College Birmingham on 2nd June, the event brought together students from across the region to compete for a chance to be SkillPLUMB UK Champion. Eighteen-year-old Daniel was joined by Matthew […]