Monday, December 5, 2022

Addressing the leadership gap

As the ink dries on the updated ISO 14001 standard, now might be a good time to consider the skills requirements it presents, particularly...

Ecologist wins Promising Professional award

SLR Consulting Project Ecologist Emily Drinkwater has been presented with the 2015 Chartered Institute of Ecology and Environmental Management’s (CIEEM) Promising Professional Award. Emily accepted...

Master’s program for planners is RTPI-accredited

Birmingham City University’s School of the Built Environment and School of Law have partnered up to deliver a new Masters pro- gramme, covering both...

A day in the life of an offshore wind engineer

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eqQVqApwPmI#t=26 A video depicting a day in the life of an offshore wind engineer has been released by Siemens. In this segment Andre Carstens performs...
Environmental practitioners have "a well sign-posted route" through this kind of career, believes Corporate Risk Systems

In search of the right skills

There certainly seems to be a demand for people who can help make business a more sustainable undertaking. But what kind of skills are...

EV training video

NAPIT Training has released an electric vehicle training taster video for the benefit of any installer who is considering a move into this promising...
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School offers flexible paths to certification

AN exam free route to professional certification from the Institute of Environmental Management and Assessment (IEMA) is being supported by the Environment Academy, a...
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Professional recognition for energy workers improves job prospects

In a survey of over 1,000 energy professionals, those with chartered status receive higher salaries, improved job security and increased work-life balance. These are...
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A view from the top

Envirotec addresses a few questions to Alan Edwards, SLR’s new UK managing director.

Trainers add two more

A training company has added two new venues – Milton Keynes and Edinburgh – to its calendar for 2013. Corporate Risk Systems (CRS) said the...

Chemical course backed

DSC-Ltd has announced that its training course on storing dangerous chemicals is now fully accredited by the Institution of Occupational Safety and Health. The Dangerous...
Bürkert UK

HQ move will see training growth

“Exceptional growth” across all markets has seen process control business Bürkert UK move to new headquarters. The shift from Stroud to Cirencester gives the company...
DSEAR

You have to know about DSEAR of course

DSC-Ltd with the noted industry figure of Roy Smith at the helm is proud to announce that their “DSEAR with a Bang” one...
Xylem

Xylem apprenticeship scheme results in jobs for nine lucky engineers

Worldwide, Xylem employs around 12,000 people and is dedicated to training new engineers to bridge the skills gap. In the UK, the company offers...
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Training scheme for waste drivers

THE company that distributes Caterpillar equipment in the UK has launched a tailor-made training programme for the waste sector in a move to help...
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Legionnaires’: Is it time for tougher controls?

A training company has warned industry to react swiftly to the outbreak in Edinburgh of Legionnaires’ disease or risk losing the confidence of the...

First class honours as university improves

STAFF and students at Staffordshire University are celebrating after achieving first class results in a ‘green league’. It is now ranked 31 out of 145...

Back from the future

RESEARCHERS at four universities have joined forces on a low carbon engineering project that they believe could transform the way cities are built. Led by...

New nanotechnology journal launches

UNIVERSITY researchers have moved into the publishing sector with a new journal focusing on research and potential scientific breakthroughs in nanotechnology. Researchers from the nanoscience...

‘ISO means we are in control’

PORTSMOUTH recently joined the select group of universities to gain ISO 14001 environmental management system certification. It had previously identified operational shortcomings, particularly in waste...