Skills & Training - Directory

Prentis Solutions
3rd Floor, Sheridan House 17 St Ann's Road
Harrow HA1 1JU
Phone: 0870 919 4839

Prentis consultants pride themselevs on their ability to provide expert recruitment and training solutions to all our clients. Experienced consultants and a management team match the best Finance, Housing, Support Services, Administration and Customer Service staff to contract and permanent positions. Clients include Authorities, Housing Associations, charitable trusts professional service companies. Whether you are from the public or private sector, Prentis has the solution for you.

Weald & Download Open Air Museum
Chichester PO18 0EU
Phone: 01243 811464

A centre of excellence in training in building conservation and the use of traditional tools, materials and methods. Timber framing courses a speciality, also timber frame construction and repair of timber frame buildings. Forty-eight reconstructed historic buildings, many of which are timber framed, make the Museum an unrivalled teaching resource. Details on website.

Centre for Alternative Technology
Machynlleth, Powys
Machynlleth, Powys SY20 9AZ
Phone: 01654 70 5981

Residential courses - renewable energy, environmental building, green sanitation and organic waste management, biofuels, biomass, heat pumps, installers courses in solar electric systems, solar water heating and biomass, building integrated renewables, community renewable energy schemes, MSc Architecture: Advanced Energy and Environmental Studies.

Central Consultancy
28 Pickford Street
Digbeth B5 5QH
Phone: 0121 643 4745
Fax: 0121 643 6321

We offer bespoke consultancy & training services to help develop your people and your organisation. Based in the WestMidlands with a national profile and reputation built over 30years, we work across housing, health and social care withstatutory, independent, voluntary & community sectors.Contact us for...

Sustainable Homes
Marina House, 17 Marina Place Hampton Wick
Kingston-upon-Thames KT1 4BH
Phone: 020 8973 0429
Fax: 020 8943 2163

Sustainable Homes is the leading sustainability training and consultancy provider. We work with affordable housing providers, private developers and governments to raise the benchmark for sustainable housing and communities in the UK.We have particular expertise in providing training on environmental standards, such as the Code for Sustainable Homes and EcoHomes for new build and existing buildings (XB).

The Association for Project Safety (APS)
Stanhope House 12 Stanhope Place
Edinburgh EH12 5HH
Phone: 08456 121 290
Fax: 08456 121 291

The Association for Project Safety (APS) - the largest multi-disciplinary membership body for individuals and organisations involved in the design, planning and managing of construction projects as defined in the Construction (Design and Management) Regulations 2007 [CDM2007] - is committed to shaping and sharing best practice in construction health and safety risk management.



The Optima Building 58 Robertson Street
Glasgoq G2 8DQ
Phone: 0845 279 1000
Lewisham College
Lewisham Way
London SE4 1UT
Phone: 0800 834545

Lewisham College is one of the country`s leading further education colleges. We have a reputation for innovation and excellence in vocational learning. Our Construction School offers courses to all levels at ICA, ACA and NVQ in Bricklaying, Carpentry and Joinery, Construction, Painting and Decorating, Plastering, Plumbing, Engineering, Electrical Installation and Welding. We offer Apprenticeship and Advanced Apprenticeship training in most of the above disciplines.

Leeds College of Building
North Street
Leeds LS2 7QT
Phone: 0113 222 6000

Leeds College of Building is the UK`s only specialist further education construction college, the college provides a wide range of courses including plumbing, heating and ventilation, brickwork, carpentry and joinery, roofing, electrical installation, painting and decorating and plastering, as well as a wide range of management courses, including engineering and surveying. Contact: Alex Hirst

ISV Software Ltd
Unit 12, Shelley Farm Shelle Lane
Ower, Near Romsey SO51 6AS
Phone: 01794 323311

Established in 1992, ISV is the leading provider of software solutions for Call Centre Training and for Recruitment Skills Testing in addition to supplying computer based training packages for Microsoft Office (including ECDL).Whether our products are delivered directly over the web or from CDRom the customer experience is always first class which is why we have never lost a client to a competitor since 1998. If you want high quality solutions with the very best support then Talk to ISV.Contact: Laurie Dobson