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Amey is helping ex-offenders to turn their lives around

The Amey facilities management team at HMP Onley, together with the support of the Governor and HMPPS, has employed an ex-offender to work in the prison where he served his sentence – one of the first prisons in the UK ...

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Facilitating change

Organisations are subject to continual change, yet their facilities often remain static, impeding progress that is critical to business success. We ask Dave Wilson, FRICS, IFMA Fellow and Director of Effective Facilities Ltd, how facilities managers can manage change to ...

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CBFM launches ‘Partnership for Development’ in the UAE

Cofely Besix Facility Management (CBFM) has launched a ‘Partnership for Development’ initiative involving the transfer of facilities management skills aimed at reaching out specifically to blue-collar workers from a variety of different companies, located across the UAE. CBFM has already ...

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BIFM acts on fire safety accreditation

The British Institute of Facilities Management (BIFM) has announced plans to develop a new certified accreditation and a suite of training for facilities managers in charge of life safety in buildings. Responding to Building a Safer Future, the final report ...

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High standards

FM’s that want to properly manage their work at height risk must consider competency alongside the required task and the safety equipment being provided, argues John Hynes, Head of Safe Access, Fixfast Tougher sentencing guidelines from the Sentencing Council mean ...

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Amadeus partners with UCB in apprenticeship drive to tackle skills shortage

Amadeus is addressing the hospitality industry’s skills shortage through its innovative apprenticeship programme. The catering arm of the NEC Group has recruited 12 new apprentices so far this year, who will gain practical, real-life experience working within the NEC Group ...

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Compass to launch Barista Academy

Compass Group UK & Ireland is to launch its first Barista Academy, as part of its continued investment in developing a top range of quality coffee offers. The Academy will consist of a group of the most highly skilled baristas in ...

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BaxterStorey unveils industry’s first in-house Service Academy

BaxterStorey has launched its newest training initiative; the Service Academy, which is the first of its kind within the hospitality industry. Presented to hospitality and catering insiders at a launch event at Hachette UK in London, the Academy has been designed to ...

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Don’t let the levy break

The FM sector has a lot to gain from the Apprenticeship Levy, but a troubled first year hasn’t given the industry confidence it will achieve its ambitious aspirations. It’s not too late though, and a series of simple changes would ...

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New CPD training for emergency lighting and ‘stay put’ lighting from Lux Intelligent

Lux Intelligent manufacturer Advanced has launched a new CPD training module focusing on emergency lighting testing compliance. Created against a backdrop of changing emergency lighting standards, including the new category of ‘stay put’ lighting, the new training module is designed ...

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