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Building a career with apprenticeships.

Aimee Dove, 16, from Meir left school in the hopes finding a career through college. Here she talks to us after finding a new path through apprenticeships. Continued

Breaking Down Myths About Off-The-Job Training

All new apprenticeship standards must include 20% off-the-job training. Seems a lot? Here we look at what exactly it is and explore some best practice for employers. Continued

Investing in the future of health and social care

Local care provider Grace Care Group are investing in the future of the sector with PM Training, providing school leavers with key skills and experience to springboard their career in health and social care.  Continued

Top five tips to ace an apprenticeship interview

If you’ve got an interview this new year, like any kind of work it’s always a great idea to prepare and be the best you can be.  Continued

Bricklaying Apprenticeship Case Study: Chicane Eaton

Bricklaying apprentice Chicane Eaton, 16, had hopes of a career within the Armed Forces. However, this was put on hold. Not letting that stop him, he looked into other career opportunities with PM Training to gain hands-on skills to be able to progress his career in a trade. Continued

December 2018 Learner of the Month : Celebrating future apprentices

Congratulations to three learners who have excelled in our December 2018 'Learner of the Month'.  Continued

Engineering apprenticeship success with Jonah Davies

Former apprentice, Jonah Davies, 21 from Blurton has defined his career success through engineering. Jonah tells us his story on how his apprenticeship journey with PM Training completely turned his life around. Continued

Apprenticeship case study: Brooklyn Cotton

Brooklyn Cotton, 17, has found he's made the right choice and is now enjoying an apprenticeship position with PM Training. Continued

Using apprenticeship qualifications to upskill your workforce

Highlighting a skills gap can help to make your teams thrive and succeed. When a team member says they want to learn, or haven’t done it that way before, it could be as simple as a gap in their skills. They have everything else, the right attitude, experience etc and what you are now provided with… Continued

Pushing the boundaries of teaching with Advanced Teacher Status

Louise Ford FSET ATS, Education and Skills Tutor at Staffordshire-based PM Training has been awarded Advanced Teacher Status and become a Fellow of the Society for Education and Training; one of only 50 people across the UK to achieve the new status. Continued