Monthly Archives: March 2019

SkillPLUMB 2019 Registration Now Open

Registration for skillPLUMB 2019 is now open, and will close on 5 April 2019. The competition is open to trainee plumbers of all ages. Entries can be made by Colleges, Training Providers or Employers. The type of competitors we are looking for are those that can perform basic plumbing skills at the standard set in […]

Dickies Workwear joins forces with BPEC to support skillPLUMB

This year’s skillPLUMB competitors are set to benefit greatly following a new partnership with Dickies Workwear. Dickies’ sponsorship will include clothing and safety footwear for all skillPLUMB national final contestants, plus t-shirts for competitors at the regional heats. Dickies will also provide clothing and footwear for judges and delivery teams at the national finals for […]

NEW – LPG Conversion Permanent Dwellings (PD)

BPEC have now produced a training package for LPG Conversion Permanent Dwellings PD. The training package has been approved by IGEM and E&U Skills for inclusion to the Guidance Note 8 Appendix 1. The training for LPG conversion PD will be added to the Gas Foundation portfolio (section 5) as an additional unit for “on-site” […]