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09 Aug, 2018
Tiffany joined the Territorial Army in 1997, moving to the Regular Army in 2000 until she left the Armed Forces in October 2017. Her final role was overseeing the procurement of medical equipment and information systems, and all chemical, biological, radiological and nuclear (CBRN) equipment for Defence. She took part in deployments to Afghanistan in 2009 as Officer Commanding Close Support Medical Squadron, and also to Bosnia and Kosovo.
Marine Engineer Steven Pearson
15 Jun, 2018
with Marine Engineer Steven Pearson
11 May, 2018
Building trades Q&A with Able Seaman Specialist, Liam McGough
14 Mar, 2018
How ex-soldier Jel Bearder made the leap to a new career in fitness – with the help of Veterans’ Gateway
The ELC advantage
08 Feb, 2018
Using his ELC, Stuart Keillor, a Warfare Officer in the Royal Navy currently working as a programme manager at the MoD London, has combined his military career with continuous learning opportunities, culminating in an MBA from Edinburgh Business School at Heriot-Watt University
Gain a degree with WBDL
08 Feb, 2018
For many people the traditional notion of spending three years on campus studying a subject at university is simply not possible, but there is another option available …
06 Dec, 2017
… with Army dog handler turned electrician, Adrian Thompson
09 Nov, 2017
After leaving the Army in 2009 I found myself working as an air conditioning engineer for a couple of years before going on to the close protection scene in Iraq.
The security solution
12 Oct, 2017
Wesley starts out by saying that he acquired a number of transferable skills during his time in the Army that he believes are of value to civilian companies. He explains: ‘It might not feel like it at the time, but you really are taught a lot of independent skills in the Army. When you leave, you might find yourself wondering if a lot of the industries you’re interested in getting involved with are out of your skill-set or you don’t have what’s required, but just try stuff out. You’ll start to adapt and learn very quickly, and you’ll find you’re actually a lot more capable than you think. You really find yourself utilising the skills you learned over your career. That can-do mental attitude, the ability to work alone, that ability to always find a solution to a problem – if you don’t know something, making sure you find out.’
From Intelligence Corps to intelligence analyst
12 Oct, 2017
Pete Durbin always wanted to join the Army and enlisted in the Intelligence Corps when he was 19. He left in 2016 as a Sergeant after 11 years’ exemplary military service. Pete is now working as an intelligence analyst at a leading UK insurer and credits completing SaluteMyJob, IBM and the Corsham Institute’s i2 analyst training as a reason for gaining such a highly sought-after role.
Training See all
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.
Jobs See all
Operating over 750 buses and employing 2,500 staff across 6 depots in Central, South and West London, Abellio London Bus is at the heart of providing transport on the roads around London.
Abellio London Limited
A position exists for a Maintenance Mechanical Technician to work in a highly successful foundry operating a continuous process production facility.
Pneumatic/ Hydraulic Mechanical Technician
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Wiltshire College and University Centre has a long association with the military and is a proud supporter of the Armed Forces Covenant.
UCEM is the leading provider of supported online education for the Built Environment, with over 95 years’ experience of providing the highest quality learning opportunities. At any one time, we have more than 3,500 students from more than 100 countries benefiting from our qualifications taught by tutors with extensive industry experience.