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Apprentice Graduation 2024 – Round Two!

Steve Willis Training Centre in Portchester celebrated with apprentices, employers, and staff Tuesday evening, the 16th of April 2024 at the Village Hotel. It was round two for us to celebrate the success of 50...

Apprentice Graduation 2024

Steve Willis Training Centre in Burgess Hill celebrated with apprentices, employers, and staff last Tuesday evening, the 9th of April 2024 at the Hickstead Showground. It was a fantastic evening celebrating the success of 74...

100% Pass Rate in Gas EPA – Setting the Bar High for Apprentice Success

Embarking on an apprenticeship is a significant step toward professional development, and the culmination of this journey is the End Point Assessment (EPA). This final stage serves as an impartial evaluation, determining whether apprentices have...

Empowering Women in the Gas & Electrical Industries

As we celebrate International Women’s Day on March the 8th, 2024, we reflect on the progress made toward gender equality and recognise the strides women have taken in various fields. Two industries that have historically...

EHPA Report Reveals Concerning Dip in European Heat Pump Market

Discover the latest insights from the European Heat Pump Association (EHPA) revealing a 5% decline in heat pump sales across 14 European countries in 2023. Amid policy uncertainties and a widening electricity – gas price...

New Homes Week 26th February 2024

Welcome to New Homes Week, a celebration that sheds light on the many benefits of opting for a brand-new home.  This also emphasises the growing importance of energy efficiency in new homes, offering homeowners not...

Apprentice Graduation 2024 – Round Two!

Steve Willis Training Centre in Portchester celebrated with apprentices, employers, and staff Tuesday evening, the 16th of April 2024 at the Village Hotel. It was round two for us to celebrate the success of 50...

Apprentice Graduation 2024

Steve Willis Training Centre in Burgess Hill celebrated with apprentices, employers, and staff last Tuesday evening, the 9th of April 2024 at the Hickstead Showground. It was a fantastic evening celebrating the success of 74...

100% Pass Rate in Gas EPA – Setting the Bar High for Apprentice Success

Embarking on an apprenticeship is a significant step toward professional development, and the culmination of this journey is the End Point Assessment (EPA). This final stage serves as an impartial evaluation, determining whether apprentices have...

Apprenticeships School Taster Sessions

Steve Willis Training Centres have recently launched taster sessions for local schools near our Burgess Hill and Portchester centres. These engaging sessions aim to introduce pupils to the world of apprenticeships and specifically focus on...

The Benefits of Apprenticeships Vs University

When it comes to choosing a career path, the decision between starting an apprenticeship or going to university can be a challenging one. Both options have their merits, but in recent years, apprenticeships have gained...

Celebrating the Success of the Burgess Hill Graduate Apprentices

Steve Willis Training Centres in Burgess Hill celebrated with the apprentices, employers, and staff last Thursday evening, the 8th of June at The Kings Centre, Burgess Hill....

Empowering Women in the Gas & Electrical Industries

As we celebrate International Women’s Day on March the 8th, 2024, we reflect on the progress made toward gender equality and recognise the strides women have taken in various fields. Two industries that have historically...

Apprenticeships School Taster Sessions

Steve Willis Training Centres have recently launched taster sessions for local schools near our Burgess Hill and Portchester centres. These engaging sessions aim to introduce pupils to the world of apprenticeships and specifically focus on...

The Benefits of Apprenticeships Vs University

When it comes to choosing a career path, the decision between starting an apprenticeship or going to university can be a challenging one. Both options have their merits, but in recent years, apprenticeships have gained...

Contactum’s Generous Contribution at our Burgess Hill Centre

Contactum, a subsidiary of the Alfanar Group, has recently provided extensive support for the development of Steve Willis Training's third-year apprentice inspection and testing facility. This significant revamp is underway at our Burgess Hill site....

Celebrating the Success of the Burgess Hill Graduate Apprentices

Steve Willis Training Centres in Burgess Hill celebrated with the apprentices, employers, and staff last Thursday evening, the 8th of June at The Kings Centre, Burgess Hill....

18th Edition – First Amendment

It is now well over a year since the introduction of the 18th Edition of the Wiring Regulations (BSI 7671:2018) and the first amendment has arrived from the https://electrical.theiet.org/bs-7671/updates-to-18th-edition/ It concerns the installation of electrical...

Empowering Women in the Gas & Electrical Industries

As we celebrate International Women’s Day on March the 8th, 2024, we reflect on the progress made toward gender equality and recognise the strides women have taken in various fields. Two industries that have historically...

Apprenticeships School Taster Sessions

Steve Willis Training Centres have recently launched taster sessions for local schools near our Burgess Hill and Portchester centres. These engaging sessions aim to introduce pupils to the world of apprenticeships and specifically focus on...

The Benefits of Apprenticeships Vs University

When it comes to choosing a career path, the decision between starting an apprenticeship or going to university can be a challenging one. Both options have their merits, but in recent years, apprenticeships have gained...

Gas Safety Week 11th – 17th September 2023

Gas safety is an important consideration for caregivers, especially when it comes to the use of gas appliances or systems in the home. Gas can be safe when handled properly, but if gas appliances or...

Celebrating the Success of the Burgess Hill Graduate Apprentices

Steve Willis Training Centres in Burgess Hill celebrated with the apprentices, employers, and staff last Thursday evening, the 8th of June at The Kings Centre, Burgess Hill....

Schwank UK

Schwank UK has recently provided a cutting-edge overhead radiant tube heater at our Portchester Training Centre. This remarkable upgrade will immensely enhance our training offerings for our valued CORT1 customers, allowing us to provide a...

New Oil & Unvented Training Centre is now Open

Last week we welcomed Paul Rose, CEO of OFTEC to perform the ribbon cutting at the opening of the new OFTEC-approved oil and unvented training and assessment provision at our Portchester training centre. In partnership...

EHPA Report Reveals Concerning Dip in European Heat Pump Market

Discover the latest insights from the European Heat Pump Association (EHPA) revealing a 5% decline in heat pump sales across 14 European countries in 2023. Amid policy uncertainties and a widening electricity – gas price...

New Homes Week 26th February 2024

Welcome to New Homes Week, a celebration that sheds light on the many benefits of opting for a brand-new home.  This also emphasises the growing importance of energy efficiency in new homes, offering homeowners not...

Are You Interested in Learning More About Ground Source Heat Pumps? Discover the Benefits and Technology Behind Them

We are excited to be working with Kensa Heat Pumps, who will be offering FREE Ground Level Training ( Kensa Heat Pumps Ground Level Training Course caters for Plumbing & Heating Engineers, MCS Accredited &...

Net Zero: Seize the Opportunity to Upskill & Thrive

Rishi Sunak made an important announcement on September 20th 2023, regarding the UK’s ambitious net zero target. Electric Vehicles Originally set for 2030, the ban on the sale of new petrol and diesel vehicles has...

The Benefits of Apprenticeships Vs University

When it comes to choosing a career path, the decision between starting an apprenticeship or going to university can be a challenging one. Both options have their merits, but in recent years, apprenticeships have gained...

Coming Soon! Air Source Heat Pump Installation, Service, and Maintenance Course

Steve Willis Training Centre will be offering this course to engineers who wish to install, commission, and service Air Source Heat Pumps (non-refrigerant systems). The course covers a variety of areas including health and safety,...