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Balfour Beatty Chief Exec appointed to Construction Leadership Council

Balfour Beatty Chief Exec appointed to Construction Leadership Council

Apr 18, 2016 14:01 BST

​Chief Executive of the Balfour Beatty Group, Leo Quinn, has been appointed to the Cons...

Employers of young apprentices will no longer pay NICs

Employers of young apprentices will no longer pay NICs

Apr 12, 2016 16:42 BST

Employers of apprentices under the age of 25 will no longer have to pay National Insura...

New Skills Hub Zone launched by North England Build 2016

New Skills Hub Zone launched by North England Build 2016

Apr 11, 2016 14:01 BST

North England Build 2016 to launch new Skills Hub Zone as government make commitment to...

Yorkshire-based project to get people to ‘Step Up into Construction’

Yorkshire-based project to get people to ‘Step Up into Construction’

Apr 08, 2016 11:00 BST

'Step Up into Construction', a collaborative project that will seek to tackle the major...

Local apprentices to work on Mersey Gateway Project

Local apprentices to work on Mersey Gateway Project

Mar 16, 2016 11:00 GMT

Scaffolding supplier Altrad NSG has hired two local apprenticeships to work on the Mers...

UK’s changing perspective on apprentices

UK’s changing perspective on apprentices

Mar 15, 2016 09:05 GMT

With National Apprenticeship Week occurring this week (14th to 18th March), UK Construc...

Brathay Apprentice Challenge begins

Brathay Apprentice Challenge begins

Mar 04, 2016 10:14 GMT

The activities are designed to showcase employers through engaging with young people an...

Scottish Apprenticeship Week launched

Scottish Apprenticeship Week launched

Feb 26, 2016 15:24 GMT

​150 new apprentices will begin work at a Clyde shipyard the Cabinet Secretary for Fair...

New campaign launched to boost construction apprenticeships

New campaign launched to boost construction apprenticeships

Feb 23, 2016 09:24 GMT

​A new resource has been created to help promote the benefit of apprenticeships to the ...