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Full range of CNet courses gain ELCAS approval
Full range of CNet courses gain ELCAS approval
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.
A home fit for a hero
A home fit for a hero
ARTICLES
As the leading provider of supported housing for Veterans, Stoll supports the most vulnerable Service leavers by providing them with an affordable home to rent and the support they need to lead independent lives. People come to Stoll at various stages in their lives, from those who have just started their transition to civilian life to others who require assistance much later, such as George Brown, who – with his wife Anne – moved into the Sir Oswald Stoll Mansions in 2014 …
The full package
The full package
ARTICLES
Lieutenant Gary Bickley, Royal Navy, reports on his experience of NEBOSH instruction at Woodward SHE Ltd
Key skills
Key skills
ARTICLES
Do you have a business idea in your head that just won’t go away? Are you imagining a life beyond uniform where you control your own destiny and become your own boss? I remember it well,’ says regular QUEST contributor, Steve Bulleyment, director of specialist auto locksmith company Car Key Man. And, to celebrate 15 years of running his own business, he’s here with 15 tips to support you on your own journey.
Shaun Pascoe: Sailing veterans to a brighter future
Shaun Pascoe: Sailing veterans to a brighter future
COVER STORY
Research has long found that the ocean has a calming effect on our minds. The sight and sound of water can put us into a mild meditative state, which helps to lower stress levels, improve mental clarity and give a boost to our health and well-being. One veteran who understands the healing power of the sea is veteran Shaun Pascoe. In this special feature for QUEST, Mark Hardaker describes how, upon leaving the RAF, Shaun used his resettlement fund to learn how to sail and went on to set up a charity to help other Service personnel affected by military operations.
The perfect fit for Forces families
The perfect fit for Forces families
ARTICLES
Recruit for Spouses is an independent social enterprise that is dedicated to supporting, championing and finding gainful employment for spouses and partners of members of our Armed Forces – and getting talent back into the workforce
Britain’s military veterans need better backing to become entrepreneurs
Britain’s military veterans need better backing to become entrepreneurs
NEWS
The entrepreneurial and workplace talent of Britain’s military veterans isn’t being fully realised, according to a new report from the Federation of Small Businesses, which calls for a better connection between Service leavers and the small business community …
Circular economy firm offers career path to veterans
Circular economy firm offers career path to veterans
NEWS
EFT Consult, a Swansea-based company that specialises in cutting-edge and innovative technologies in relation to the design and consultancy of the built environment, and the implementation of the principles of the circular economy, has partnered with the British Training Board to help 100 veterans and Service leavers to gain skills and work opportunities beyond the Armed Forces.
Disney RM’s charity fitness challenges: latest news!
Disney RM’s charity fitness challenges: latest news!
NEWS
Matthew Disney’s fourth of seven charity fitness challenges in 2019 saw him undertake his biggest challenge yet. On 18 June he embarked on an extreme expedition carrying his 26kg 2.5m unbalanced Concept2 rowing machine 700km in three countries via Britain’s three national peaks to then row the height of each at the summit and finish at the Commando Memorial, having gained more than 25,000ft in elevation during the challenge.
Jane Fryatt
Jane Fryatt
CASE STUDY
Meet the military spouse getting ahead in HR

Training See all

National Training Academy for Rail (NTAR) | Rail Industry
Step into Rail. Our next event: Monday 02 Dec 2019. The National Training Academy for Rail (NTAR) will be holding a series of one day events at their purpose built training facility in Northampton.
East Midlands
Vulcan Fire Training | Health & Safety
With over 50 years in the fire services industry, Managing Director Graham Holloway established Vulcan Fire Training in 1992 to successfully deliver all levels of fire training to various blue-chip organisations throughout the UK and overseas.
East Midlands, Greater London, North West, Scotland

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Serco | Aviation
Aircraft Avionic Technicians
Serco
Serco | Aviation
Aircraft Engineer Fitter
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Royal Agricultural University | Agriculture & Farming
The Universty is a publicly funded Higher Education University with degree awarding status providing a wide range of courses at all levels Certificate, diploma, Foundation, Undergraduate, Postgraduate both taught, MSc and MBA and Research PhD in a large number of specialist options
South West
University of Worcester | Coaching & Mentoring
The University of Worcester has a proven record of excellence in the field of sport and exercise science, with plenty to offer anyone who has an enthusiasm for sport, exercise and health.
West Midlands