08 Mar '12, 8am

Green Deal cash boost - £3.5m to train #GreenDeal assessors and installers,

The Coalition announced its intention to fund up to 1000 Green Deal installer apprenticeships in March 2011, subject to demand. The new training will be administered by the Sector Skills Councils on behalf of the Green Deal Alliance. This group is made up of several existing skills groups - Construction Skills, Asset Skills, Summit Skills. Further details of the installer training will be available shortly on the CITB-ConstructionSkills website (www.cskills.org). Media enquiries should be sent to David Wrottesley, at [email protected] or 0300 456 5453 The British Standards Institute (BSI) recently launched a new PAS 2030 standard for all installers. PAS2030 has been co-developed between DECC and industry representatives to ensure robust and deliverable standards as well as peace of mind and protection for consumers. Details of PAS2030 and how to get certified ar...

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