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Iain Clark
Iain Clark
CASE STUDY
Iain Clark left the RAF in November 2017, having served 12 years, with his final role being ICT Technician in Trade Group 4 (TG4). He left in the rank of Corporal and during his Service gained an ITIL Foundation qualification.
World-renowned programmes approved for ELC funding
World-renowned programmes approved for ELC funding
NEWS
World-leading technical education provider, CNet Training, has announced ELCAS approval for its full range of programmes spanning the network cable installation and data centre sectors …
Forces Help to Buy available at The Spires
Forces Help to Buy available at The Spires
NEWS
Lovell Homes is encouraging Armed Forces personnel looking to take the first step on to the property ladder to enquire about the Forces Help to Buy scheme available on homes at The Spires in Branston, near Lincoln
Free EV charging seminars with Trade Skills 4U go live!
Free EV charging seminars with Trade Skills 4U go live!
NEWS
Trade Skills 4U, the UK’s leader in electrical training courses, is hosting a range of free electric vehicle installer seminars. Throughout 2019 these seminars will be aimed at both existing installers and new entrants to the industry …
Is your family leaving the services?
Is your family leaving the services?
ARTICLES
The transition period between the point of activating your departure from the Armed Forces to handing in your military ID card on your final day can be an unsettling time for any Service leaver, but what about the impact it has on your family? Luckily Veterans’ Gateway is on hand with advice and support. Read on to find out more …
This issue marks the 20th anniversary of the launch of QUEST!
This issue marks the 20th anniversary of the launch of QUEST!
COVER STORY
When the first edition rolled off the press in spring 1999, the aim was for it to be the essential guide to funding, courses, careers and resettlement. Two decades down the line, we hope we’re staying true to that purpose.
Take charge of your transition
Take charge of your transition
ARTICLES
How can you approach your resettlement and transition journey in a successful and positive way? ‘The best and most practical advice I can offer is this: ask for help,’ says Ahmed Al-Nahhas, head of the military team at London-based law firm Bolt Burdon Kemp. And he’s here with some sound advice on how to do just that.
New treatment package for seriously injured Veterans
New treatment package for seriously injured Veterans
NEWS
This is a step in the right direction says Ahmed Al-Nahhas, head of the military team at Bolt Burdon Kemp …
Funding boost to support homeless Veterans
Funding boost to support homeless Veterans
NEWS
Veterans who have become homeless, or are at risk of homelessness, will be supported through an extra £1 million boost, the Communities Secretary, Rt Hon James Brokenshire MP, has announced. The money will help ensure that those who have served their country have a roof over their heads and have the support they need once leaving the Armed Forces.
AWARDS CELEBRATE BUSINESS ACHIEVEMENTS OF MILITARY VETERANS
AWARDS CELEBRATE BUSINESS ACHIEVEMENTS OF MILITARY VETERANS
NEWS
We are delighted to reveal the finalists for the second annual British Ex-Forces in Business Awards, the flagship celebration of military Veterans in second careers. More than 800 military and business leaders are set to attend the prestigious awards ceremony in London on 8 May, sponsored by QUEST

Training See all

PGL Training - Training Tomorrows Workforce | Building - Plumbing
PGL Training has a wealth of experience of training MOD personnel and can provide a broad range of armed forces resettlement training courses within the construction area.
South West
Dorset Health and Safety Limited | Construction
Dorset Health and Safety Limited are training company based in Salisbury and are the leading health and safety courses provider in the southwest. We pride ourselves in being able to provide an unbeatable personal service from the time of booking, throughout your training, through to course completion and beyond. We are accredited to deliver NEBOSH, IOSH and Qualsafe Award training courses and have delivered successful training to well over 1000 service personnel to date.
South West

Jobs See all

NRSWA Tutor, Assessor and Internal Verifier | ConstructionTraining & Assessment
We are currently recruiting for a highly organised, qualified New Roads and Street Works Assessor / Internal Verifier to join our existing team.
The Skills People Group
East Kent Hospitals University | AdministrationHealth Care and Nursing Medical / First Aid
East Kent Hospitals is a pioneering Trust that is currently on an exciting journey of healthcare transformation. We are looking for staff who are passionate about people to help us deliver first-class care.
East Kent Hospitals University

Univeristy See all

King’s College London | Cyber Security
The Defence Studies Department is at the heart of security and defence education in the United Kingdom.
South West
York St John University | Education
Are you ready to embrace new opportunities? To meet our world's challenges and make a real impact on the extraordinary times we live in? Then get ready to immerse yourself in a different type of place.
Yorkshire and Humber