SSG become proud sponsors of Building Plymouth
- Date: Thursday 8th February 2018
We are proud to announce that we have joined Building Plymouth as project sponsors, and look forward to working together to reduce the skills gaps and shortages facing the local construction industry.
Building Plymouth is a council-led partnership connecting local people with career opportunities in construction and the built environment in Plymouth. The world of construction is growing at an impressive rate, with over 220,000 construction jobs being created in the UK over the next five years, of which 10,000 will be in Plymouth.
We will be joining the current 31 project sponsors including, Kier, Morgan Sindall, SWH Group, Plymouth Community Homes, CITB, Ryearch and Midas.
Denise Maclean, Marketing Manager, said: "As a leading training provider for the construction sector, SSG Training and Consultancy are proud to support the efforts of Building Plymouth. With our head office and training centre in the city, we are committed to inspiring local people and businesses, to work safely and sustainably, a goal very much aligned with that of Building Plymouth. We look forward to working with Building Plymouth and other project sponsors to help promote long and rewarding careers in the construction sector.”
Emma Hewitt, Building Plymouth Skills Co-ordinator said: “We are delighted to welcome SSG Training and Consultancy to our partnership of now 31project sponsors for Building Plymouth. Our partnership is going from strength to strength and this is only made possible by genuine collaboration and financial investment. This funding will enable us to drive up activity in order to increase the availability of construction skills to meet the needs of local employers thereby creating jobs and career opportunities for local people.”
For more information regarding Building Plymouth, please visit: www.buildingplymouth.co.uk