2018 Latest News

Apprenticeships - good for business

19th April 2018

Do you think employing an apprentice is too time-consuming and costly? It might be time to think again following recent reforms to the Apprenticeship Levy. Michelle Fraser, our Senior Business Development Adviser, runs our apprenticeship recruitment programme and she believes that taking on an apprentice can be one of the…

Flying high, again...

18th April 2018

The Sussex Aerial Filming drone has been enjoying the sunshine over our Portchester training centre this week... Portchester from the air

National Minimum Wage 2018

5th April 2018

This year's increase in the National Minimum Wage came into effect at the beginning of the month.  Apprentices also get a rise in their rate, and we make sure all the apprentices training with us know how much they are entitled to be earning as they work towards their…

Could it be you?

21st March 2018

We are looking to expand our training staff and have an opportunity in our gas and plumbing training and assessing department. We're not necessarily looking for people with a training background though, we're looking for plumbers or gas engineers with experience in the trades and skills to pass on. What…

Apprentices in the City

15th March 2018

We were very proud to see two of our apprentices Level 3 Plumbing Apprentices Theo Hines  and Luke Ellyatt go up to the City of London on Tuesday to meet the Worshipful Company of Plumbers and receive their Plumbers Company bursaries. They were given their awards by Master…

Business Admin Apprentice Vacancy

8th March 2018

We’re recruiting for a Business Administration Apprentice at Steve Willis Training.  This is an exciting opportunity for someone to join our busy team. You’ll develop your skills and knowledge as part of the experienced Administration Team at our Burgess Hill offices, whilst working towards your…

18th Edition - all is revealed

6th March 2018

The IET have now published an overview of the changes that are coming in the 18th Edition.    https://electrical.theiet.org/wiring-regulations/18th-changes.cfm These are the changes that will be happening, which means that not everything in the draft version that was sent out for…

Gas and Plumbing trainer vacancy

27th February 2018

We are looking to expand our training staff and have an opportunity in our gas and plumbing training and assessing department. We're not necessarily looking for people with a training background though, we're looking for plumbers or gas engineers with experience in the trades and skills to pass…

Up, up and away...

22nd February 2018

We've seen our Burgess Hill Centre as never before thanks to the Sussex Aerial Filming drone.  Check out these clips and see the site from the air... Burgess Hill Centre aerial tour Murdoch & Gilbert Jennings & Young

FREE 18th Edition Surge Protection Update

22nd February 2018

The 18th Edition is bringing changes to surge protection requirements, so we've invited surge protection specialists DEHN to run a FREE update course at Steve Willis Training Centres in May.  The course will cover the tightened regulations and increased mandatory demands included in the 2 SPD…

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  • BPEC
  • NICEIC
  • City & Guilds
  • Apprenticeships
  • CIPHE

  • Career Transition Partnership
  • ELC
  • ERS
  • Matrix