Posts tagged with ‘SkillFRIDGE’

  • Celebrating imagination and innovation – HVR Awards 2017 winners revealed

    By Debbie Eales on November 2, 2017
    Excellence within the heating and ventilating industry has been celebrated at the eighth annual HVR Awards, held in London, when a host of companies and individuals took the honours. Tim Hopkinson, President of lead sponsor, Building Engineering Services Association (BESA), spoke about the importance of the event during the current period of political uncertainty. He said: “It is a reflection […]
  • Top six SkillFRIDGE competitors announced as sights are set on the national final

    By Debbie Eales on September 8, 2017
    The SkillFRIDGE competition has toured the UK searching for the best apprentices and trainees studying up to Level 3 RACHP, and we can now reveal the six competitors who have come out on top in this year’s hotly contested series. Those invited to compete in the SkillFRIDGE national final are: Jonathon Lansdowne – Glasgow College Orlando Rawlings – Grimsby College […]
  • SkillFRIDGE competitors set their sights on the final

    By Debbie Eales on July 31, 2017
    The qualifying heats of the 2017 SkillFRIDGE competition series have come to a close and the apprentices and students who took part now have their sights firmly set on the national final, with the top six set to be announced in September. The competition has toured the UK searching for the very best individuals studying up to Level 3 RACHP, […]
  • Daikin Applied UK in brand partnership deal with the HVAC & Refrigeration Show

    By Debbie Eales on May 31, 2017
            Daikin Applied UK is the latest big name to join the growing list of exhibitors at the upcoming HVAC & Refrigeration Show (January 23-25, 2018, ExCel, London). It’s the company’s first time at the event and with a number of new products set to make their UK debut, visitors will among be the first to get […]
  • Gold medal for Luke Courtney in national SkillFRIDGE competition, sponsored by Toshiba

    By Debbie Eales on November 25, 2016
    Luke Courtney of South East Regional College Lisburn has been awarded the gold medal in the national SkillFRIDGE competition, sponsored by Toshiba. The competition was held at The Skills Show (17-19 November, NEC, Birmingham). The event, organised by WorldSkills UK, provides a national showcase for the brightest young talent emerging in five skills sectors: Engineering and Technology, Media and Creative, […]
  • Toshiba helps UK’s top air conditioning students prepare for SkillFRIDGE finals

    By Debbie Eales on October 28, 2016
    Toshiba has organised a programme of training courses around the country to help students prepare for their participation in the national SkillFRIDGE finals, which take place at the NEC in November. The programme covers technical knowledge and practical skills in relation to residential and light commercial air conditioning, including installation, servicing and maintenance. Students successfully completing the course will gain […]
  • Students celebrate making the grade as SkillFRIDGE finalists announced

    By Debbie Eales on October 3, 2016
    Testing students studying up to Level 3 in the refrigeration, air conditioning and heat pump (RACHP) sectors, the national SkillFRIDGE competition, sponsored by Toshiba, has concluded its regional heats, with the top scoring students invited to take part in the final at The Skills Show this November. Three regional heats, hosted by The Institute of Materials in Grantham, Bath College […]