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December 4, 2018

Apprenticeship Levy: Use it or lose it

The Apprenticeship Levy was introduced on 6th April 2017, yet in the first 18 months, employers had only used 14% of their funds. The Skills Minister, […]
November 8, 2018

The impact of ignoring a skills gap in your organisation

In the day-to-day operations of your business, it can be easy to misjudge the extent of any skills gaps, perhaps presuming the individuals will learn on-the-job and […]
October 11, 2018

The cyber security threat facing the water utility sector

With Cyber Awareness Month underway, we thought we would revisit the ‘2017-2021 Water Sector Cyber Security Strategy’ – published by the Department for Environment Food & […]
September 12, 2018

How water companies are playing their part to support our wildlife and environment

Water is precious to our environment and the wildlife that roams it, so with National Wildlife Day occurring earlier this month on 4th September, we thought […]
August 20, 2018

Watertrain’s Apprentices at Northumbrian Water

Here is one of Watertrain’s apprentices at Northumbrian Water talking about his role in a multiagency safety exercise and of his apprenticeship as a whole..  
August 16, 2018

An exciting oppurtunity has arisen within South West Water

An exciting opportunity has arisen within South West Water to become part of the Operations team and fulfil the role of a Waste Water Catchment Operator.
August 10, 2018

A Level 4 qualification developed specifically for the water industry

Approved by Ofqual and in conjunction with CABWI, water sector awarding body, Watertrain developed the Level 4 Diploma in Water Industry Operations and Management. In order […]
July 6, 2018

Northumbrian Water achieving industry first with Intelligencia Training

Training provider, and sister company, Intelligencia are helping national water utility company Northumbrian Water achieve an industry-first by progressing 18 employees through the Level 4 Apprenticeship […]