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Gareth Harris on Judging the UK Heating Apprentice of the Year 2019

WaterSafe’s Gareth Harris on Helping to Judge the Final of the UK Heating Apprentice of the Year 2019 Competition

Gareth shares his thoughts as a judge of the recent final of this year’s UK Heating Apprentice of the Year competition organised by HIP Magazine. Many congratulations to the winner, Lewis Blakely of Coleg y Cymoedd in Wales.


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Apr172019



World Plumbing Day is a Time to #GetGirlsPlumbing

World Plumbing Day is a Time to #GetGirlsPlumbing

Sarah Fitzpatrick, Membership and Communications Manager of the Scottish and Northern Ireland Plumbing Employers’ Federation, on the importance of breaking down gender stereotypes in the plumbing industry.


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Mar82019



WaterSafe Plumber Profiles: Hannah Dorkenoo Leggat

WaterSafe Plumber Profiles: Hannah Dorkenoo Leggat

Meet Hannah Dorkenoo Leggat, who joins us for a #GetGirlsPlumbing special and explains why the best decision she ever made was to become a plumber.


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Mar82019



What Makes a Good Plumbing Apprentice?

What Makes a Good Apprentice?

WaterSafe’s Gareth Harris, who was guest judge of this year’s HIP UK Heating Apprentice of the Year competition and is a former apprentice himself, shares his views on how to get the most out of an apprenticeship.


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Mar52019



Award-Winning Plumbing Apprentice on Earning While You Learn

Award-Winning Plumbing Apprentice James McCall-Smith on Why It’s Great to Earn While You Learn

Twenty-one-year-old apprentice James McCall-Smith, current champion of the plumbing competition SkillPLUMB, shares advice for future plumbers for National Apprenticeship Week (4-8 March).


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Mar52019



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