Author Archive | Jo Popham

Message from the Chair – Covid 19

We hope that all our members are continuing to work during these difficult times and understand it will be tough times for everyone involved. During this period of uncertainty, we would like to encourage our members to try and make the best of a difficult situation. During the quieter periods, use the time to prepare […]

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Covid 19 Update

We are in unprecedented and very challenging times with this dreadful virus, which is having an impact on business, services and the whole of our lives in general. Most of the courses have been postponed until May 1st 2020.  There are however courses available in Barry and via e-learning and Zoom. I have been gathering […]

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September 17th Group Meeting

Another great turn out at the 3rd quarter Group Meeting. Big thank you to Gemma Hallett from Mi Future for introducing us to the next big recruitment app! #swiperight https://www.mifuture.co.uk/ And thank you also to Danielle Aberg (Encon) and Claire Buckley (Llamau) who spoke very passionately about the ‘Big Sleep Out’ event on 7th December at […]

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Excellent Employer 2019 – Willis Construction

We are delighted to announce that our lovely member Willis Construction won the “Excellent Employer 2019” category at the Action on Hearing Loss Cymru’s Excellence Wales Awards ceremony on Friday 17 May, amazingly pushing IKEA (world’s largest furniture retailer with a turnover in excess of 35 billion Euros employing 208,000 people) into runner-up position! Huge […]

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Skills Cymru Event 10/11 October 2018

Massive thank you to all the members who came to support and promote working in construction at this fantastic event at the Cardiff Motorpoint Arena. This was a first for a training group to have their own stand and a very successful one at that!  The digger simulator definitely turned some heads! Thank you to: […]

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Darryl Williams takes over as Chairman of the Group

Darryl takes over from Jon James of ISG who is stepping down after 3 years. Darryl Said, “I am proud to be taking up the role and my aim, as chairman, will be to encourage group member companies to invest in training and through collaboration, offer tangible outcomes, apprenticeships, work placements and volunteering opportunities. I […]

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