Monthly Archives: September 2016

Ofqual Requirements – Qualifications No-longer Open for Registrations

The Office of Qualifications and Examinations Regulation (Ofqual) regulates qualifications, examinations and assessments in England. In line with Ofqual requirements regarding qualifications with little or no uptake, please be advised that as of 01/10/2016, a number of qualifications will no-longer be open for registrations. Qualifications No-longer open for registrations BPEC Level 3 Certificate in Domestic Energy […]

SkillPLUMB 2016 finalists announced

The 8 competitors who will compete in the 2016 SkillPLUMB UK final have been named, following a series of challenging regional heats earlier this year. All will now go head-to-head in a three-day practical task on 17-19 November at The Skills Show, the UK’s largest skills and careers event at the NEC Birmingham where over […]

Sevenoaks Energy Academy Limited (In Liquidation)

Key Appraisal Limited are the agents for the Liquidators of Sevenoaks Energy Academy Limited and offer for sale, Sevenoaks’ assets comprising Utilities (gas / electrical / plumbing / solid fuel and renewable energy) Training Appliances & Equipment, which are located at: Units C1-2, Unit C3 and Unit C4 Chaucer Business Park Watery Lane Kemsing Sevenoaks Kent TN15 […]

New Training Materials – Gas PowerPoints

BPEC have developed some brand new training materials to assist centres involved in delivering gas & appliance training. They would be ideal to support centres who are delivering the following BPEC assessments, qualifications and courses: Domestic Gas ACS & Appliances Domestic Gas Foundation (managed learning programme) Plumbing NVQ Diploma (including the gas pathway/option) The materials […]

Are you training the next generation of engineers?

Over the last few months UK Power Networks have been busy contacting trade associations and accreditation bodies to help raise awareness of the risks when working near electricity. They especially want people to look out for electricity cables that are buried underground and in the walls of buildings. Sadly, life can be lost within seconds […]

2016 World Plumbing Council Scholarship Program

The World Plumbing Council (WPC) Chairman, Mr. Sudhakaran Nair has officially launched the WPC Education and Training Scholarship Program for 2016. The World Plumbing Council offer two scholarship opportunities, one for applicants from Developed countries and another for Developing or Least Developed countries. All members of the plumbing industry are invited to apply for these […]