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Training specialist ‘inspirational’
October 18, 2017

A Preston-based specialist in training to get people back to work has been accredited by the leading compliance body in its field which described the company as ‘inspirational.’ PHX Training, delivering learning in employability along with maths, English as well as English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL), has received its accreditation from the Matrix, [...]

Blog: Let’s get back to basics
October 6, 2017

The wheel seems to have turned full circle when it comes to numeracy and literacy. Most research and reports into the issue seems to come to the same conclusion – we need to improve our education standards from an early age to improve the chances for all later in life. Weak training for adults in [...]

Darren steers to success
September 15, 2017

Jobless Darren always wanted to become a full-time driver on the road to earn a living. Darren, who lives near Barrow, had struggled to gain the qualifications he needed – until he enrolled on a programme with Barrow-based training company PHX Training. He quickly gained qualifications in Level 2 Maths, Level 2 English, Employability, a [...]

Blog: Why employers want core skills
September 8, 2017

The price to pay for lack of core skills in Maths and English is being counted by employers and the wider economy at large according to latest research. Research by the Confederation of British Industry (CBI) found that 30 per cent-plus of businesses are dissatisfied with school and college leavers’ basic lack of skills in [...]

Training experts called in for upskilling
August 22, 2017

Lancashire-based training specialist PHX Training is working in partnership with the UK’s leading training provider learndirect to upskill the workforce across the region and improve employment and career prospects. The European Skills Funded-contract will meet the needs of the individual, the employer and the gaps identified by the Lancashire Enterprise Partnership. The programme, led by [...]

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