Funding removal for courses with lower numbers

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It was announced last week that more than 5,000 courses were under review because they had either less than 100 students or no students at all studying them each year. The plans were announced by Education Secretary Gavin Williamson MP, citing that it: “will make it easier for students to choose the qualifications that are in demand and help them … Read More

What landscape employers are really looking for by Stephen Ensell

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Many landscaping companies have changed the way they recruit people and what they are primarily looking for. The focus is now more on attributes and behaviours than just industry skills, believing that if a candidate exhibits the right attributes and behaviours they can learn and develop their technical skills. It is not the strongest or most intelligent who will survive … Read More

Greenscape Gardens champions Apprentice Max

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In recognition of National Apprenticeship Week 2020 #NAW2020, GoLandscape would like to introduce you to Max. Max is currently undertaking a Level 2 Landscape Operative apprenticeship through BALI Training Provider member YMCA Training. Day to day he works for BALI Registered Contractor Greenscape Gardens, receiving on the job training, whilst working as and developing the many skills of a landscaper. … Read More