News from TFT Woodexperts
New Level 2 Award in Understanding Wood as a Material
Announced on the Confederation of Timber Industries’ stand at Timber Expo (part of UK Construction Week) held at the NEC, Birmingham, recently, a new wood science Qualification at Level 2 is now to be available through the Timber Trade Federation.
Speaking on the opening day of the Show, Managing Director of the TTF, Dave Hopkins, spoke of the Course as part of a new training initiative being launched at the event.
“Delivered by training consultancy TFT Woodexperts, it is to be a one-day tutored course, can be held at members’ premises/Head Office, and is available anywhere in the country. Exclusive to Timber Trade Federation members, for a minimum 6 delegates, up to 25 per session, it is to be subsidised by TTF, with a nominal fee for Examination and Certificate, further details of the costs to be announced later in the year”
“For the first time, this exciting new format will include an online exam with instant result, password access will be provided through the Membership page of the TTF website, with the Exam to be completed within 4 weeks of attendance date” he said.
The TTF welcomes initial enquiries through the Regional Timber Trade Associations, the courses are intended be made up of mixed company groups, but may also be available to individual businesses by negotiation. It is planned to hold at least one session per region in the first 6 months of 2019.
The Qualification is to be made available from early 2019 onwards and is fully-accredited at Level 2 by Proskills Global Ltd, a nationally-recognised qualifications accreditation body - for more details email us at email@example.com