The Alliance of Sector Skills Councils

News archive for Mar 2011

Developing environmental technology skills for BSE in Wales
29 Mar 2011

Low carbon skills - qualifications changes explained
29 Mar 2011

Sector must up-skill to meet green ambitions
25 Mar 2011

The budget, announced on 23 March, has provided a further boost to building services companies who are considering up-skilling to include renewables in their offering, according to the new National Skills Academy for Environmental Technologies.

Chancellor announces 2011 budget
23 Mar 2011

The Chancellor George Osborne today announced the 2011 budget.  We have produced a quick summary of some of the main points that may be of interest to businesses in the sector.

Cross-Government action plan on climate change launched
08 Mar 2011

SummitSkills’ head of environmental technologies Nigel Hollet met with the Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg today at an event launching the cross-Government action plan on climate change.

£50m fund puts employers in the driving seat of skills growth
07 Mar 2011

Secretary of State for Business, Vince Cable, and Minister for Skills, John Hayes, today launched a £50 million a year fund to help businesses develop the skills they need to drive growth.

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