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Apprentices learn from Alpha’s latest innovations

Sean Goodwin, director of CAN Gas Training Centre, has worked with Alpha Heating Innovation for many years and has now brought in its latest products to give a hands-on element to the courses offered. Although it was previously in operation for eight years, the new premises opened last year in Nantwich with Alpha’s InTec and ...

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Safety Superhero Day Twitter takeover

The heating industry’s first ever Safety Superhero Day saw experienced installer and industry advocate Paul Hull of @PRHullLtd, team up with Worcester, Bosch Group in a social media takeover, aimed to encourage the nation’s heating engineers to champion gas safety. Having designated 8th September as Safety Superhero Day, campaign director @PRHullltd spent the day live tweeting from Worcester’s headquarters. Followers of @WorcesterBosch were ...

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Aquaflow’s 100th Mercedes-Benz Sprinter is golden

Aquaflow Services has celebrated the arrival of its 100th Mercedes-Benz van by wrapping the landmark vehicle in shimmering gold. To set the seal on this significant milestone, Kent-based Aquaflow has also acquired and restored a first-generation Sprinter and it is now an exact replica of the company’s original Mercedes-Benz, as purchased in 1999, shortly after ...

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Viessmann’s ‘Heroes of Heat’ to the rescue

Viessmann and its ‘Heroes of Heat’ team of volunteer installers, along with industry partners, have installed a complete heating system for free at the new Wistaston Scout Centre, near Crewe in Cheshire. After the existing old wooden hut used by the 120 scouts, cubs and beavers of the 35th South West Cheshire Scout Group was ...

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Improved standards for gas training

From 1st October 2017, all Managed Learning Programs (MLP) undertaken by new entrants into the gas industry will change. Logic Certification centres throughout the UK are ready for these changes, with Logic Certification’s MLP including options for complete new entrants and those with some prior learning and experience in the gas industry or a related trade. ...

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