Tag Archives: Academy

Aco unveil new training academy

ACO Water Management has unveiled an impressive new 2,500 sq ft training facility designed to educate and engage builders’ merchants on how they can advise customers on selecting effective drainage solutions. The renovated training facility has been designed to create an immersive and engaging environment for professionals at all stages …

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Frank Key Supports Arnold Hill Academy

Frank Key supports Arnold

Frank Key Group in Daybook is owned by Robert Sansom, a long term supporter of Arnold Hill Academy. He pledged £200 per student to cover part of the cost of taking part in the Duke of Edinburgh expedition. The whole expedition process costs £525 per person. Twelve students planned and …

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TTF Launches Online Academy at Federation’s AGM

TTF Academy Launched at 2019 AGM

The first segment of the Timber Trade Federation’s online Academy programme, comprising CPD modules, videos and bite-sized courses in essential skills, was launched at the Federation’s Annual General Meeting in London on 26th June 2019.  Two cohorts of students on TTF’s Institute of Sales Management-accredited courses are already using the …

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BMF launches the BMF Learning Academy for accredited training

The Builders Merchants Federation has announced plans to further professionalise training within the building materials supply sector with the launch of its own training brand, the BMF Learning Academy. The BMF Learning Academy will help to build a talent pool for the building materials supply industry and enable individuals to …

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Dulux Academy highlights Industry Trends on 3rd Birthday


Since its official launch in March 2016, the Academy has welcomed more than 5,500 course attendees and to mark the milestone, supplier partners including Mirka UK, Graco Paint Sprayer, Tesa UK and Corona Brushes, as well as Dulux Select Decorators, attended an open day to learn more about the Academy …

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Bradstone wraps up first week of Training Academy


Bradstone, a provider of high quality garden and driveway products, has delivered the first week of its fifth annual Training Academy. Over the course of the week, representatives from across a number of stockists attended Bradstone’s Hulland Ward site in Derbyshire to take part in product training sessions, Q&As with …

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tesa® supports training excellence

Vickie Mather and team

tesa, recognised throughout the Painting & Decorating sector for the quality of its Precision range of masking tapes, is playing a key role in supporting the industry’s skills shortage. In line with its philosophy to provide tradesmen with the right tools for the job, the company is supplying its range …

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New National Painting & Decorating Academy Launched in Leeds

Painters and decorators of tomorrow are set to benefit from a brand-new trade academy just launched at Leeds College of Building. The new Decorating Academy has been made possible by partner Bell Group, one of the largest painting, decorating and building maintenance contractors in the UK. This is the first Bell Group …

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The Grundfos Ecademy

Ecademy support

The Grundfos Ecademy has built up an enviable reputation for successfully delivering a range of product and industry related bite sized training topics, that can all be accessed 24/7 from a smartphone, tablet or computer. Due to its popularity, the remit it covers has been extended, this means that many …

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