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Category "Professional training"

All about: Becoming a nurse

All about: Becoming a nurse

Nursing can be an extremely challenging but rewarding career. Once qualified, nurses can work in hospitals, GP surgeries, nursing homes, as well as more unusual environments, such as, prisons, ships and schools. Details of the skills, qualifications and training routes for those interested in becoming a registered nurse are detailed below.
How to become a web designer

How to become a web designer

Web design jobs are rewarding, creative and engaging for those lucky enough to get a foot in the door of the industry. Unfortunately, for many people, the competitive nature of the industry means that a web designer career is just a dream. In this guide, we'll give you some useful tips on how to become a web developer and how to pursue it as a full-time career.
Where to receive asbestos training in the UK

Where to receive asbestos training in the UK

Since asbestos was declared a health hazard, every person who comes into contact with asbestos as part of their everyday life is required to have an asbestos awareness training. This policy applies to employees of asbestos-containing building or people whose entire work is to deal with asbestos. For this reason, there are many institutions in the UK that offer various asbestos training courses. Read this article to know where to receive asbestos training in the UK.
Top five MCSE books

Top five MCSE books

The MSCE is a Microsoft certification demonstrating skills at designing, implementing and administering current Microsoft Windows server related infrastructures. Certified individuals are considered at the top of their field increasing the likelihood of promotion and a higher salary.
The benefits of cross cultural training

The benefits of cross cultural training

Cross cultural differences can hamper good communication, interpersonal relationships and more so, affect businesses which rely on multicultural clients. Understanding cross cultural values helps to ease tension, and hence, productivity as a result of interaction between two cross cultural parties. Many globally operating organisations ensure that their employees undergo cross cultural training for the success of their operations.
How to pass your PE exam

How to pass your PE exam

GCSE and A-level PE are popular subjects for many high school and college students. It is fun, and something that can open the door to a variety of degrees, including Sports Science. Passing your PE exam is all about being prepared for it. Here are a few ways that you can use in order to become prepared for the GCSE PE course exam.
A buying guide: Chef coats

A buying guide: Chef coats

The chef coat has a practical side. It is double breasted to help to insulate the wearer from the heat of the stove as well as allows the opportunity to hide any spills by buttoning it on the other way (to the right or left). The checked trousers help to hide spills, while the tall hat is meant to "distinguish the chef from the cook." Chef coats are available today and come in more than one distinct style.
Where to find plastering courses in the UK

Where to find plastering courses in the UK

Traces of early plastering use date back to at least 9,000 years ago. Even the Egyptians knew about plastering: they used a rudimentary form of it when building the Great Pyramid 5,000 years ago. The use of plastering continued through the ages and still continues nowadays. You can become skilled in the craft of plastering by taking courses. Read this article to know where to find plastering courses in the UK.
The pros and cons of business management courses

The pros and cons of business management courses

Any operating business requires at least a manager who oversees all the activities of the business. To become a business manager, one must have taken a course in business management. A course in business management gives the manager tips and hands-on knowledge on how to go about management. There are pros and cons of taking a business management course, as outlined below.
A guide to Royal Air Force training

A guide to Royal Air Force training

Being a member of Britain's Royal Air Force has always been regarded as a desirable and prestigious job, particularly as it attracts glamorous public figures such as Prince William, the Duke of Cambridge, and before him his father, Prince Charles, the Prince of Wales. However, just because it is a glamorous job does not mean that it is easy. Indeed, RAF training requires a great deal of discipline and application, as this guide shows.
How to start a career as an architect

How to start a career as an architect

The job of an architect is to design new buildings and the spaces in their surroundings and to work closely with clients and users to ensure that their designs meet the needs of all the people involved in the project. Architects also work on the regeneration of buildings, conjure up design alterations for existing buildings, and advise on the adequate restoration and conservation of ancient properties. Learn about how to be an architect.
What are the tips for a change of career

What are the tips for a change of career

There are a variety of reasons why you may want to change career. Financial situation, low job satisfaction or redundancy are some of the reasons, but it can sometimes be a little bewildering to know how to instigate a career change. This article will offer some practical tips and advice if you are considering a change of career.
How to become an elementary school teacher

How to become an elementary school teacher

If you want to make a difference to children's lives, and you want to influence their emotional and educational development, then becoming an elementary school teacher may be the job for you. This article will explain how to get the training that you require to do this job, as well as the personal qualities and experience that may help you to get the job of your dreams.
A guide to veterinary assistant training

A guide to veterinary assistant training

If you wish to work as a veterinary assistant or veterinary nurse, you will need to study for a veterinary nursing qualification. A career as a veterinary nurse does not just involve petting the animals in your care. You will need to study on an approved training course in order to enter into paid employment, and gain significant working responsibilities. Learn more about a career in veterinary nursing.
How to train to become a lab technician in the UK?

How to train to become a lab technician in the UK?

A lab technician, or laboratory assistant, performs essential tasks in a laboratory environment. In the absence of the lab technician, the laboratory would not function in the way in which it does. Lab technicians require a keen interest in science and a scientific background. Learn more about the qualifications required to work as lab assistant in the UK.