In 2013 Stuart Turner announced its commitment to supporting the
nation's plumbers of the future. For eighteen months we have been
working with colleges across the UK to support Level 3 NVQ Domestic
Plumbing and Heating courses by providing training seminars and
donating products for the students to work on within the
Richard Ballard, quality and training manager for Stuart Turner,
has been visiting colleges and training workshops to deliver our
'best practice' training module and offer advice on installations
and water pressure boosting pumps and waste water removal pumps. We
also provide pumps and a series of training aids to help students
perform on-site tasks in the classroom, to further support
newcomers to the industry.
Our work with NVQ level 3 students has delivered a valuable insight
into the future of our industry and we are delighted not only with
the feedback we have received but with the opportunity we have to
help the next generation of installers gain the necessary skills
and knowledge to help secure the future of the industry.
And of course, we hope to grow our Stuart Turner fan club along the
If you would to know more about our training programme, contact
Richard Ballard by e-mail:
Image courtesy of Petroc College of Further and
Higher education in Devon.