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Lobbying Against the Funding Changes.....

 

We are honoured that local MP Ben Brashaw made the time to pop in to DCET on Thursday 29th May. Please see our News Article just to the right.....

Plymouth Open Day - Big Changes
Come along and check out our Plymouth Training Centre at our Open Day on Thursday 19th June running from 8am onwards - see the plans for new training rooms, new practical area and new IT suite.
We will have on offer:
• FREE calibration !
• 10% discount on any course bookings made on the day
• Competitions
• FREE tea, coffee & pastries
Our Open Days really are a great opportunity to come in and have a look at our facilities and to meet some of the DCET Team. So if you considering taking on an Apprentice, or becoming an Apprentice, needing to update on any training or find out more information about any of our courses please do pop in - the invitation is open to everyone. Colleagues from our sister company Focus Training will also be on hand to give advice on Business Administration/Management Apprenticeships etc and all other courses they offer, and also funding currently available. We look forward to seeing you there.

Exeter Open Day
Thank you to everybody who attended our Exeter Training Centre Open Day on 27th May. If you weren't able to make it and would like to come in another time then please call the office on 01392 829100.

Roger's Retiring
It is with great sadness that we say farewell to one of our longest standing members of the Team - Roger Beesley.
Roger has certainly put in a few years at DCET - 14 to be precise - and has watched the company grow from just three members of staff to now three training centres. Roger is an extremely well respected lecturer and expert in his field and we will certainly miss his cantanckerous wit! We wish him all the very best for the future and are helping to kick start his retirement with a super staff meal send off.

Update on the Changes
Following the 2011 Lofstedt report, the Health & Safety Executive and the Institute of Engineering Technology have issued new guidance on the inspection and testing of electrical equipment, commonly referred to as PAT testing. Changes include:
• Testing of hired equipment
• Testing of computers and other electronic equipment
• Testing of fixed equipment such as hand dryers and built-in ovens
• New guidance on the frequency of inspection and test, based on risk, rather than fixed periods between tests
The C&G 2377-11 (Level 3 Certificate of Competent Management of Electrical Equipment Maintenance) is an updated qualification which covers all these topics, and is aimed at managers, supervisors, landlords and others who have a responsibility for overseeing PAT testing.

Thinking of Taking on an Appprentice?
We have a list of keen top calibre candidates now looking for an Apprenticeship opportunity for our September intake - contact us now on 01392 829100 for further details.

Stars of the Future
We are delighted that our Open Evening at Combe Pafford on 6th May was a great success. A big thank you to all Employers who came along to meet the budding potential Apprentices. We look forward to seeing these young individuals in September when they join us on our Apprenticeship scheme.

Bespoke Training
We are renowned for being specialists in bespoke training, not just in the South West but nationwide, with our most recent on-site courses having taken place in Bolton and London. Summertime is looking busy at DCET so contact us now to ensure we can schedule and deliver any bespoke training requirements you or your company may have.

DCET are a Google Landmark
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Leavers

Congratulations go to the following Apprentices who completed their training with us at the end of May:
Tom Bath of Chant & Old
Jason Howard of Bryan Howard Electrical
Lloyd Powney of John Wood Electrical
Jake Quintrell of Bryan Electrical Engineers
Well done for your hard work during your time spent with us and we wish you every success for the future.

 

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