5 Reasons to Up-skill to EV

Aug 27, 2020Universal Skills Centre Ltd

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Happy world EV day!

Happy world EV day!

Sep 09, 2020Universal Skills Centre Ltd

Today is World EV Day! At Universal Skills Group we are passionately invested in the world of EV, so this is an important day in our calendar. So far we...

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Return from furlough

Return from furlough

Sep 16, 2020Universal Skills Centre Ltd

Returning to work has been a testing time for a lot of us post-lockdown. Read about Operations Support Mangers, Louise’s experience, in the follow up to her ‘furloughed in lockdown’...

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New partnership offers new entrants a pathway into the EV industry

New partnership offers new entrants a pathway into the EV industry

Sep 23, 2020Universal Skills Centre Ltd

With demand electric vehicles and charge points growing, for the first time this year eco-friendly vehicles began to outsell diesel, McNally EV were in need of new recruits to help them keep...

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Is the Enhanced Electrical Installer course right for me?

Is the Enhanced Electrical Installer course right for me?

Sep 24, 2020Universal Skills Centre Ltd

Domestic installer courses are designed to benefit beginners who have no prior experience or qualifications in the electrical industry however, domestic installer courses are also great for those who perhaps...

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Funding a SMART Meter Apprenticeship

Funding a SMART Meter Apprenticeship

Oct 19, 2020Universal Skills Centre Ltd

The funding of apprenticeships is an often misunderstood topic. With businesses sometimes left confused and in the dark on how to access funds available for them to train and develop...

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What is the EUSR SHEA training course?

What is the EUSR SHEA training course?

Jan 04, 2021Universal Skills Centre Ltd

This article tackles a number of FAQs we frequently receive on the EUSR SHEA courses.  The Core scheme course is partnered with CSCS which allows the holder to access sites...

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New Changes Coming to the domestic installer course!

New Changes Coming to the domestic installer course!

Apr 06, 2021Universal Skills Centre Ltd

New changes to the domestic installer course, give delegates a pathway to join th NAPIT competent persons scheme.

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Universal Skills Group Partner with EV-comply.

Universal Skills Group Partner with EV-comply.

Apr 12, 2021Universal Skills Centre Ltd

Universal Skills Group are excited to announce that we have partnered with one of the most exciting names in the EV industry, EV-comply. EV-comply revolutionise the installation process for electricians...

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Identifying immediate danger on a cooker and safely disconnecting | Gas tutorial

Identifying immediate danger on a cooker and safely disconnecting | Gas tutorial

Jun 01, 2021Universal Skills Centre Ltd

How to correctly identify incomplete combustion. As a qualified Gas/Dual fuel engineer or an engineer in training, identifying incomplete combustion forms an important part of your role. It is vital...

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Conducting a tightness test on gas pipework up to 28mm on a G4 or E6 meter | Gas tutorial

Conducting a tightness test on gas pipework up to 28mm on a G4 or E6 meter | Gas tutorial

Jun 08, 2021Universal Skills Centre Ltd

Conducting a tightness test on gas pipework is essential as part of general health and safety when working with gas appliances. 

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The Future Skills Podcast Episode 1: Be Inspired with Danny Coleman

The Future Skills Podcast Episode 1: Be Inspired with Danny Coleman

Jun 25, 2021Universal Skills Centre Ltd

In the first episode of 'The Future Skills Podcast', centre Manager Dan Taylor is joined by founder and Director Danny Coleman. They discuss Danny's journey, which saw his experiences as...

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How will new EV charge point regulations shape the electrical industry?

How will new EV charge point regulations shape the electrical industry?

Dec 03, 2021Universal Skills Centre Ltd

The UK is in the midst of an electric vehicle revolution with the prime minister announcing that from 2022 all new build properties, including residential housing, office blocks and commercial...

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Apprenticeship Training - Covid Update

Apprenticeship Training - Covid Update

Dec 21, 2021Universal Skills Centre Ltd

As we face new restrictions as a result of the growing number of Omicron cases, we thought it would be a good idea to update you on how Universal Skills are...

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