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The CoTrain team is growing

06 June 2019
CoTrains welcomes Mark Pope, Apprenticeship Manager
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McLaughlin & Harvey and CoTrain rescue apprentice

06 June 2019
Find out how and why McLaughlin & Harvey worked with CoTrain to take on a displaced former Dawnus apprentice
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95 percent of CoTrain's qualified apprentices are in full-time roles

06 June 2019
Find out how CoTrain helps apprentices take their 'next steps'
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From Apprentice to Director: CoTrain interviews Russell Miller, Willmott Dixon

08 May 2019
CoTrain talks to Russell Miller, Director of Operations at Willmott Dixon about his career journey from apprentice to Director
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The importance of Quality Assurance Apprentices - Southern Industrial Roofing

08 May 2019
Southern Industrial Roofing, based in Portsmouth, recently talked to CoTrain about why they invested in Quality Assurance (QA) apprentices.
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Constructing Excellence SECBE Awards 2019 - Apprenticeship Initiative finalists

08 May 2019
sponsored by CoTrain
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From Apprentice to Director: CoTrain talks to Ian Edwards, Willmott Dixon

01 April 2019
CoTrain interviews Ian Edwards, Director of Operations at Willmott Dixon, about his career journey so far from apprentice to Director of Operations
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Apprentices of the Month - February 2019

01 April 2019
Thank you and congratulations to our hardworking apprentices this month
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Recruiting and employing trainees with W Stirland

01 April 2019
We talked to Kempton Cannon, Construction Director at W Stirland, about how CoTrain has helped his business take a new approach to recruiting and employing trainees.
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Paid-work-trials - Interview with Chris Anderson, Francis Construction

06 March 2019
Francis Construction uses ‘paid-work-trials’. We talked to Chris about how using paid-work-trials has helped his business.
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CoTrain launches the Community Giving Award

05 March 2019
CoTrain recognises and rewards outstanding performance with our Apprentice of the Month and new Community Giving Award
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CoTrain Apprentices Awarded for outstanding effort

29 January 2019
Apprentice of the Month & Highly Commended Awards
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Double awards for CoTrain apprentices

10 January 2019
Apprentice of the month and highly commended awards for November
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Apprentice helps Wates site work towards CLOCS National Standard

10 January 2019
Wates achieve high score in their first CLOCS site audit
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Happy New Year from SECBE

03 January 2019
What have we got in store for 2019?
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CoTrain Development Days 2018

30 November 2018
45 Apprentices attend our two day event
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CoTrain Apprentice of the Month

29 November 2018
Anthony is our September winner!
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Where are they now?

29 November 2018
We catch up with former CoTrain Apprentice Amy Baber
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CoTrain apprentice reaches finals in Adult Apprentice category

29 November 2018
Proud finalist at the Berkshire Apprenticeship Awards 2018
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Morgan Sindall winners at the Constructing Excellence National Awards 2018

19 November 2018
Winners of the Preservation & Rejuvenation Award for Lambeth Town Hall
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CoTrain apprentice is a finalist at Berkshire Awards

14 November 2018
Shortlisted in the Berkshire Apprenticeship Awards 2018
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Apprentice of the Month September

24 October 2018
Trainee site manager George wins well deserved award!
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Apprentice Twitter Takeover CoTrain apprentice

24 October 2018
Sam takes over the reigns on @JoinCoTrain for the day!
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CoTrain attend prestigious graduation ceremony

18 October 2018
Willmott Dixon host ceremony for apprentices and management trainees
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Introducing our new board members

04 October 2018
Welcome to our new members of the SECBE management board
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SECBE Board Member Jacqueline O'Donovan speaks at major international event

13 September 2018
The Women’s Leadership Symposium at World Meeting of Families 2018 in Dublin.
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CoTrain Apprentice works toward Degree Apprenticeship

10 September 2018
Rafik explains how completing a CoTrain Apprenticeship has helped him towards his goal of being a Quantity Surveyor.
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Apprentice of the Month

10 September 2018
QS apprentice Sam wins CoTrain award
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Galliford Try continue to support CoTrain Apprentices

10 September 2018
Long time supporters provide our apprentices with starter tool kits
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CoTrain Apprentice looks at ways that CLOCS can be used on Wates site

15 August 2018
Apprentice gains skills while researching CLOCS
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SECBE Award winners to compete in the National Awards

02 August 2018
Regional winners off to the Constructing Excellence National Awards 2018
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CLOCS Bulletin August 2018

01 August 2018
News and updates from the CLOCS team
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May's CoTrain Apprentice Awards

06 July 2018
Apprentice of the month & highly commended
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Guests help CRASH to raise thousands at 2018 awards

03 July 2018
CRASH Charity raises over £4k at the Constructing Excellence SECBE Awards!
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Constructing Excellence SECBE awards photo album

03 July 2018
Have you made it into our online gallery?
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2018 Winners announced

29 June 2018
Winners celebrate at the Constructing Excellence SECBE Awards 2018!
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SECBE is a CRASH Fundraising Champion

21 June 2018
SECBE named fundraising champion by the construction industry's charity!
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CoTrain Apprentice presents Apprenticeship Initiative Award

05 June 2018
Alex Fowler and June Wilkinson of BAM Construct UK present CETC with prestigious award
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Multiple wins for CoTrain apprentices in April

29 May 2018
Apprentice of the month and two highly commended awards
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Construction Apprenticeships a priority for skills investment in Berkshire

18 May 2018
Skills shortages among the challenges facing the construction industry
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The Constructing Excellence Awards - get involved now!

10 May 2018
May Newsletter
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CRASH wins vote to be the charity we support at the 2018 awards

22 January 2018
Twitter poll results - CRASH is this years charity at the Constructing Excellence SECBE awards
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Learning Excellence in Sustainability workshop returns on 1st February

22 January 2018
Temple and SECBE team up again for Sustainability Workshop
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Recognise the best - Inspire the rest

20 December 2017
The Constructing Excellence SECBE Awards 2018 are now open for entries
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SECBE brings together CLOCS Champions to feature in ITN Production

13 December 2016
'Masterminds of Construction' shows how the construction industry is working together to improve road safety.
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SECBE Launches 2017 London and South East Awards

12 December 2016
Created to “Recognise the best and Inspire the rest”; the awards set the standards for excellence across the region.
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New partnership created to drive adoption of the CLOCS Standard

11 October 2016
A newly-formed partnership has been awarded the role of managing CLOCS – the national standard for Construction Logistics and Community Safety.
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BIM Lesson 17 : Be clear what version of software is needed

02 February 2016
A key consideration when purchasing BIM software is not only the type of software but also the version.
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50 BIM Lessons:

18 December 2015
In the run up to the Government’s BIM deadline, each week until the end of April the Clarkson Alliance is serialising 50 lessons learned from a housing project to help clients, architects and others fast track their experience with BIM.
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An apprentice in a pear tree?...call HSE!

18 December 2015
The latest update from our CoTrain correspondant
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Launch of 2016 Awards

14 December 2015
Constructing Excellence in London and South East Awards 2016 - now open for entries
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13 June 2019
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