2019 Latest News

Apprenticeship Taster Days

25th April 2019

May 2019 brings the next set of Apprenticeship Taster Days at our Burgess Hill and Portchester training centres.  These popular events are the perfect opportunity for anyone thinking about a career in the gas, plumbing or electrical industries to find out more about  an apprenticeship at Steve Willis Training.…

Easter Break

18th April 2019

Wishing all our customers and colleagues a very Happy Easter.  Our training centres are closed on Good Friday and Easter Monday, reopening at 8.00 on Tuesday 23rd April.

Save ££ on oil training at Portchester in 2019

3rd April 2019

You can save over £300 by booking your next oil course at our OFTEC approved Portchester Training Centre.  This purpose built facility was created in conjunction with Worcester Bosch, and with their support we are able to offer FREE books and revision on selected oil courses.&nbsp…

National Minimum Wage 2019

3rd April 2019

The 2019 increase in the National Minimum Wage came into effect at the beginning of April.  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 qualifications.…

Competition for National Apprenticeship Week

22nd February 2019

We're running a photography competition for National Apprenticeship Week, which runs from 4 - 8 March 2019. We're asking our current (and past) apprentices, and employers to send in a photo on the theme of "Apprentices in Action" and we'll share them across our social media during NAW. As well as the…

Award winning tools...

20th February 2019

Gas tutor and curriculum lead Kevin Smith was delighted to present our newly qualified former gas apprentice Joshua Tuck with the prize from his Steve Belcher Award this week. Josh was back with us taking a further gas course, so this was the perfect opportunity to hand over the fantastic…

18th Edition - if the numbers could talk...

7th February 2019

18th Edition - what could the numbers tell us, if only there was some way of knowing…? The launch of the 18th Edition of the Wiring Regulations (BS7671:2018) last year was a major event for Steve Willis Training Centres. Demand for courses has been extremely high, and…


29th January 2019

Hoping for a snow day? We're a pretty hardy bunch at SWT, but in the unlikely event that we have to close the centres because of severe weather, we'll let you know on the website and our social media by 7am on the day. Please check before you travel.…

Refer a friend and share a discount...

15th January 2019

Refer a friend at Portchester and you'll both get 10% off your next gas course! If you recommend our Portchester training centre to a friend or colleague, we're offering you both 10% discount on any gas course booked before the end of February 2019. Pop in and see us at the centre,…

New Year new career?

3rd January 2019

If you're thinking about your future, or know a young person who is wondering about where to go from school, we're holding Apprenticeship Open Days throughout 2019. The first dates are during February half term - come along and find out more about starting a career in the gas, plumbing and…

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

    • Career Transition Partnership
    • ELC
    • ERS
    • European Social Fund
    • Matrix