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Scottish Castle Graduation Ceremony for E-Learning Students

Nov 11, 2015 13:04 GMT E-Learning students – the majority of whom who have never met face-to-face with their tutors or classmates – will gather in the halls of Edinburgh castle on November 13th, 2015. Students will fly in from around the globe to Scotland’s capital from as far afield as Canada and the Philippines.

City & Guilds Group launches brand new award for training

Nov 02, 2015 17:58 GMT The City & Guilds Group Organisations across the UK who successfully link learning and skills development to business performance will soon be able to receive national recognition

The City & Guilds Group agrees the acquisition of Nine Lanterns

Oct 21, 2015 11:33 BST The City & Guilds Group The City & Guilds Group has agreed the acquisition of award-winning elearning provider, Nine Lanterns. The Melbourne-based elearning company strengthens the Group’s presence in Asia Pacific.

Young people need better careers advice, says City & Guilds Group CEO

Sep 16, 2015 10:28 BST The City & Guilds Group City & Guilds Group Chief Executive Chris Jones responds to ONS unemployment stats

Kineo South Africa joins the City & Guilds Group

Jul 13, 2015 15:19 BST The City & Guilds Group The City & Guilds Group has acquired Kineo South Africa, a franchise of Kineo based in Cape Town.

What skills get office managers hired? - Research

Jun 03, 2015 13:53 BST What are the most in-demand skills, throughout sectors that many hirers say their ideal office manager should be trained in? To get the answer, a professional training search engine, extracted requested skills sections from office manager job postings in the U.S. on and

Chalmers offering a MOOC on sustainability in daily life

Jun 03, 2015 07:00 BST Chalmers University of Technology ​ChalmersX will launch its second MOOC on 8 June, Sustainability in Everyday Life. The course is directed to everyone, regardless of educational level, who is interested in learning how to live in a more sustainable and environmentally friendly manner. ChalmersX's first MOOC, which pertains to the super-material graphene, has attracted just over 8,000 participants from all over the world.

River Cottage chef tutor awarded Prince Philip Medal

May 14, 2015 15:31 BST The City & Guilds Group Gary Richmond, a chef tutor at River Cottage Chef's School (of Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall fame), has received this year's Prince Philip Medal. He was presented with the award at St. James's Palace on 14 May by HRH The Princess Royal.

Government should do more to help employers invest in training, CEO warns

May 13, 2015 10:58 BST The City & Guilds Group Chris Jones responds to UK's May ONS employment figures.

Apr 27, 2015 12:52 BST has conducted an analysis of training trends in the public sector during 2013 and 2014 to gain insights into how much and what kind of training public bodies are searching for.