2016 Latest News

Vacancy - Electrical Trainer

8th December 2016

We currently have a vacancy for an Electrical Trainer for immediate start. We need someone with a minimum of three years industry experience, a Level 3 Electrical Qualification, and up to date knowledge of current regulatory standards to deliver Apprenticeship training at our training centres in Burgess Hill, West Sussex and…

Cakes for Children in Need

23rd November 2016

Staff at Steve Willis Training got busy baking for Children in Need last week.  On Friday we had a cake sale during course break times on Friday, and with an additional donation from Steve we raised over £200. 

Supporting Burgess Hill Youth

23rd November 2016

Steve Willis Training and Burgess Hill District Lions have just handed over a cheque for £1749.25 to Burgess Hill Youth. This fantastic sum was raised at the recent Chicory Tip concert organised by Burgess Hill District Lions and sponsored by Steve Willis Training. The photo shows Managing Director Steve…

Defibrillator for Burgess Hill

17th November 2016

There's now a defibrillator at our Burgess Hill Training Centre. It’s prominently sited in the main car park and is available to anyone in the local area while the centre is open (Monday to Friday 8.00am – 5.30pm).  The defibrillator was provided in partnership with Burgess Hill…

Apprentices Graduate from Portchester

2nd November 2016

On 27th October we saluted 13 newly qualified Apprentices who graduated from our Portchester Training Centre.  They were presented with their certificates by Course Trainer Trevor Alford, and there were extra congratulations to our special award winners Sam Kirby (Advanced Gas Recognition of Achievement), Euan Bushell (Advanced Gas Apprentice…

Hot ticket for free training

20th October 2016

Winter’s coming, and Heat Mat Underfloor Heating are running their tenth installer training day on 11th November 2016 at Steve Willis Training Centres in Burgess Hill, West Sussex.  This FREE training day will run from 9am – 2pm on 11th November, with lunch and refreshments provided.  Heat…

MP visits apprentices

6th October 2016

Steve Willis welcomed local MP Sir Nicholas Soames to visit his Burgess Hill Training Centre on Friday 30th September 2016.  Sir Nicholas was keen to find out more about the apprenticeships on offer, and had asked to meet some apprentices for an informal chat.   After a short introduction to…

New trainer for 2016-17

29th September 2016

Steve Willis Training is delighted to welcome Darren Paine as a new gas and plumbing trainer for the 2016-17 academic year. Darren has over 30 years’ experience in the industry, training and assessing more than 1000 learners in that time.  He started out as an apprentice himself, and is looking…

The most important job of all..

29th September 2016

Heatrae Sadia are supporting Steve Willis Training by helping out with the most vital job in any workplace – keeping the tea flowing! With expanding Apprenticeship and Short Course programmes, there can be up to 80 thirsty trainees a day at the two training centres in Burgess Hill, West Sussex and…

10 years of training at Portchester

29th September 2016

Steve Willis Training has been celebrating the 10th Anniversary of their Portchester Training Centre in Hampshire with a spectacular boiler cake.  Martyn Bridges, Director of Marketing and Technical Support at Worcester-Bosch Group cut the ribbon at the opening ceremony ten years ago, and came back again for cake cutting…

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