Skills focus highlighted in Budget

The chancellor’s Budget announced on March 9th contained no specific housing measures. Pledges however were made on apprenticeships and skills, including the introduction of “T”-levels. Under the T-levels system, the government will increase the number of programme hours of training for 16-19 year olds on technical routes to more than 900 hours a year on

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Work begins for the Home Building Skills Partnership

The Home Building Skills Partnership board consists of a group of leaders from across the housebuilding industry, headed by John Tutte, ceo of Redrow Homes. They have now met for the first time to begin its work to attract and train tens of thousands of new workers. Over its first four years the HBSP through

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