March 2020 Latest News

School Closures and Apprenticeship Training

19th March 2020

SCHOOL CLOSURES – what this means for apprenticeship training At Steve Willis Training, the safety of our learners is our top priority. Following yesterday’s change to government guidance, our Burgess Hill and Portchester Training Centres will close for apprentices only at the end of the day on Friday 2…

Taster Days Cancelled

19th March 2020

We're sorry but because of the Corona Virus, the April Apprenticeship Taster Days at our Burgess Hill and Portchester Training Centres have been cancelled.  We'll rearrange them as soon as we can... In the meantime, if you'd like any information on apprenticeships at Steve Willis Training Centres, go to…

Apprenticeships - training for life

12th March 2020

An apprenticeship should be about more than just technical skills. At Steve Willis Training we are preparing our apprentices for all aspects of their future careers with a programme of visiting speakers. This week local financial adviser James Sambrook was at our Burgess Hill Centre giving apprentices the low down…

World Plumbing Day

11th March 2020

March 11 is World Plumbing Day. Plumbing improves the world through safe sanitation, safely installed by trained plumbers.  Steve himself started out as a plumbing apprentice, and we're proud to have successfully trained thousands of plumbers on apprenticeships and short courses since he founded the company in 2000. #worldplumbingday   #trainingmatters …

Worcester Bosch bring training on the move

5th March 2020

This week Worcester Bosch brought their training tardis - a fully equipped training vehicle - to our Burgess Hill Centre.  Worcester trainer Craig Manson was helping our gas apprentices as they prepare for their ACS gas assessments. He shared tips on parts and safety, and demonstrated the inner…

Safe Isolation Competition - first winner

5th March 2020

Congratulations to the first winner of our Safe Isolation Competition - Year 3 Burgess Hill Electrical Apprentice Paul Nurse! Thanks to this month's prize sponsor Test Instrument Solutions, Paul takes home a fantastic TIS 819 SIKIT voltage tester. Throughout 2020 we are promoting the Safe Isolation message to all the Electrical Apprentices…


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