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Moray book festival attracts TV's Kirsty Wark and 'Vera' author Ann Cleeves to Elgin

Aug 09, 2015 09:45 BST Moray Council ​ TV inquisitor and new author Kirsty Wark heads a spectacular line-up of appearances at Moray’s premier literary event, the Spirit of Moray Book Festival.

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.

Jul 08, 2015 17:34 BST Apotek Agency UK Limited For people who are looking at taking British citizenship or for indefinite leave to stay in United Kingdom has to sit for the ESOL entry level examination. To get clear picture on this, the following are the various inputs which are provided by the APOTEK agency, which is famous for providing training for ESOL CITIZENSHIP, LIFE IN UK TRAINING AND helps you in clearing the LIFE IN THE UK TEST.

City & Guilds Group CEO responds to Osborne Budget

Jul 08, 2015 15:21 BST The City & Guilds Group As part of George Osborne's Budget, he announced a new apprenticeship levy for large businesses. Read the response from Chris Jones, Chief Executive of the City & Guilds Group.

Moray pupils create a film to help new intake make the step up to secondary education.

Jul 02, 2015 13:00 BST Moray Council Students and staff at a Moray high school have produced a ten-minute film shows pupils defining what key elements of GIRFEC – such as Safe, Healthy, Active, Nurtured, Achieving, Respected, Responsible, Included ( SHANARRI for short), looks like to them. The film is being used to help transition from P7 to S1 and is being used in secondary schools in Moray.

What skills get office managers hired? - Research

Jun 03, 2015 13:53 BST Findcourses.co.uk 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 findcourses.com, a professional training search engine, extracted requested skills sections from office manager job postings in the U.S. on careerbuilder.com and indeed.com.

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 Findcourses.co.uk Findcourses.co.uk 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.