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Scotland backs six new apprentice routes

Apprentices in Scotland have six new routes to specialist qualifications thanks to the work of the b ...

Published 26 June 2020

SNIPEF sets up task forces to ensure plumbing apprentices receive training

The Scottish and Northern Ireland Plumbers’ Federation (SNIPEF) has joined with colleges to en ...

Published 24 June 2020

Industry bodies welcome ministerial support for certification as construction industry returns to work

As the construction industry in Scotland continues its increasingly proactive return to work, influe ...

Published 18 June 2020

SNIPEF team members ‘playing key roles’ in Scotland’s Construction Industry Coronavirus Forum

The key role members of the Scotland and Northern Ireland Plumbing Employers Federation (SNIPEF) exe ...

Published 18 June 2020

SNIPEF member secures microbiologically controlled water for NHS Louisa Jordan

The rapid conversion of Glasgow’s SEC into a new NHS hospital was secured by an array of skill ...

Published 13 May 2020

CICV Forum issues five-point plea to ministers to save construction sector

The collaborative organisation fighting to save the construction industry has urged the Scottish G ...

Published 11 May 2020

CICV Forum calls for measures to improve cashflow and save businesses after lockdown

The Construction Industry Coronavirus Forum (CICV Forum) has presented the Scottish Government ...

Published 30 April 2020

Construction bodies form coronavirus forum to call for urgent help for firms

A group of respected construction industry bodies has issued a joint call for a number of simple act ...

Published 23 March 2020

SNIPEF pays tribute to cohort of award-winning plumbing apprentices

Plumbing and heating sector trade body the Scottish and Northern Ireland Plumbing Employers&rsq ...

Published 12 March 2020

Trade bodies welcome renewed debate on construction payment abuse

Firms that have been affected by the abuse of retention payments in the construction industry have b ...

Published 28 February 2020

Support for skills ‘now more important than ever’, warns SNIPEF

Scotland’s leading trade body for plumbing and heating professionals has renewed its call for ...

Published 24 February 2020

SNIPEF meets MPs to push for changes to ‘devastating’ pensions legislation

Scotland’s plumbing and heating trade body has met MPs as part of its continuing campaign to a ...

Published 17 February 2020

SNIPEF: Scandal of payment abuse in construction industry must stop now

After the release of a survey which revealed the tragic human cost of payment abuse in the construct ...

Published 17 January 2020

Fiona Hodgson: How Section 75 is punishing good employers at plumbing pensions

SNIPEF CEO Fiona Hodgson outlines Section75 pensions issue facing some plumbers. The road to hell ...

Published 16 December 2019

Scottish plumbing apprentices triumph in UK-wide competition

Scotland’s top plumbing apprentices completed a near-sweep at last week’s WorldSkills UK ...

Published 6 December 2019