The T4TS Weekend Catch Up: 14-20 February

In case you missed what’s going on during the week, Train4TradeSkills introduces the Weekly Round-Up, which will have all of the best stories from our blogs (and a few others) and the latest plumbing, electrician and gas industry news from the last week.

1) The Best of our Student Blogs:

MONDAY: Stephen tells us what he’s been up to on his plumbing course and fills us in on his never-ending quest for work experience –



2) Get Solar Panels with your fruit and veg and Green Deal debate rages on

WEDNESDAY: Solar panels with your groceries – Sainsbury’s now selling solar panels in partnership with British Gas –

WEDNESDAY: Chris Huhne wants the UK to lead the way on low-carbon economy (Construction News) –

3) Cheap tools, Tommy’s secrets and cheap digs for sparkies

THURSDAY: Tommy Walsh launches new trades site offering advice and cheap construction tools –

FRIDAY: Are you an electrician and looking for cheap accommodation? New site helps you out (My Local Electrician) –

4) London Olympics still hogging all the headlines

MONDAY: We break down what West Ham’s Olympic win means for the construction industry –

WEDNESDAY: ODA boosts struggling contractors with increased funding –

5) The Best Bits from T4TS Radio

TUESDAY: Michael chats to us about his electrician course (T4TS Radio Blog) –

FRIDAY: T4TS Radio speaks to Victor about training to become a plumber (T4TS Radio) –


That’s it for this week. You can follow and interact with Train4TradeSkills all over these social media sites.

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About Train4tradeSkills

Train4TradeSkills offer the only trade training skills courses that combine three great ways to learn, through a unique blend of book based theory, practical workshops and virtual reality PC based training, to help you qualify you as a plumber, electrician or gas engineer. No other learning provider offers our unique way to study, with full tutor support, easy to follow, step by step modules. Once you complete one part of the course and return your work for marking, the next stage of the course automatically follows. It’s as easy as that. It’s fun, it’s easy to follow... and it can be fitted around your existing work and family commitments!

Posted on February 19, 2011, in electrician, electrician courses, electrician jobs, plumbing, plumbing courses, plumbing jobs, train4tradeskills and tagged , , , , , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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