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    • Apr

      23

      2018

    The Asbri Golf Cornish Festival

    Apprenticeships Cornwall

    On the 17 – 19 April, Scott Drummond, Skills Group Ambassador, along with 3 of our employers, attended The Asbri Golf Cornish Festival. This prestigious Pro-Am event was the follow up prize from last years Skills Group Golf Competition.

    • Mar

      26

      2018

    Taster Days for Easter Holidays now launched

    Apprenticeships Cornwall

    Great news, we have just opened bookings for our Easter taster sessions for current year 11, 12 and 13 students – spaces are limited so don’t delay!

    • Mar

      22

      2018

    #NAW2018 and Beyond

    Apprenticeships Cornwall

    This year, National Apprenticeship Week 2018 took place between 5 and 9 March. Now in its 11th year, it celebrates apprenticeships and how they benefit people, businesses, communities and our economy.

    During this years’ National Apprenticeship Week, we were able to celebrate some great successes including a number of Skills Group apprentices being nominated for awards, our non-executive director, Chris Jeffery, receiving her MBE and receiving our highly sought after CIFE certification.

    • Feb

      15

      2018

    Plymouth apprentice turns passion for sport into dream job

    Apprenticeships Cornwall

    A YOUNG woman has turned her passion for sport into a dream career in inspiring young schoolchildren to realise their potential in physical education.

    Skills Group apprentice Hayley Jarvis has been appointed School Games Organiser and Coach at Plymouth School Sports Partnership (PSSP).

    • Jan

      04

      2018

    New Year's MBE for Skills Group Chris Jeffery

    Skills Groups’ non-executive director and board member, Chris Jeffery was awarded an MBE in the New Year’s honours and hailed as a ‘leading light’ for her work and services to Skills Training and Charity.

    • Dec

      13

      2017

    Step by step: How to start a career as a beauty therapist in Plymouth

    Apprenticeships Cornwall

    Life skills and creativity are more important than qualifications say beauty industry experts.

    • Nov

      22

      2017

    Employability Skills – Taking on a young apprentice

    Apprenticeships Cornwall

    Mark Boulting of Skills Group explains the importance of the ‘trial a trade’ scheme for both apprentices and employers.

    • Nov

      14

      2017

    New sponsorship deal helps drive golf programme in schools

    Apprenticeships Cornwall

    Devon-based training provider Skills Group has donated £1,000 to Plymouth Junior Golf Academy. The money will go towards replacing old and tired equipment, buy ‘player of the week trophies’ and extend the Academy’s reach to local youngsters.

    • Oct

      25

      2017

    Invest in your team to future-proof your firm

    Apprenticeships Cornwall

    In our previous column we discussed the apprenticeship reform that came into effect in May 2017 and the challenges this posed, but also the opportunities that have arisen. Specifically the opportunity to upskill existing staff, which has become a much more attractive offer since the changes to funding came in.

    • Sep

      29

      2017

    Plymouth Schools Football Association Golf Day

    Apprenticeships Cornwall

    Each year the Plymouth Schools Football Association host an annual golf competition, as part of their fund raising efforts to enable them to compete in the next football season. The prestigious club is open to all schools across Plymouth, who send their best footballers to try out for the PSFA squad, which has built up quite the reputation.

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