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STF Awards

  What a ball we had at the STF Awards last week! We were so excited to be finalists in the Employer of the Year category! It was a great night at Crieff Hydro with fantastic company! Although we didn’t win, we are so proud of everyone at YouTrain for their passion and comm
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Scottish Women in Tech Awards

Wow! We’ve been nominated for an award at the Scotland Women in Technology Awards 2017! We’re so excited to be nominated for Employer of the year at this prestigious award show that celebrates the innovative and passionate women who are changing the tech industry! Thursday
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Scottish Apprenticeship Show 2017 – Edinburgh

We had a fantastic time at the Apprenticeship Show in Glasgow last week! Thank you to everyone who came to speak to us. For those of you who filled in one of our postcards, we will be in touch soon with more information on all of our apprenticeship opportunities! Can’t wait? See
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YouTrain Acquired by GP Strategies

Exciting News – YouTrain acquired by GP Strategies Training Limited. YouTrain are pleased to announce that we have been acquired by GP Strategies Training Limited, part of the GP Strategies Corporation, a global training and performance improvement provider of training, eLearning solu
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Keith Brown MSP visits YouTrain

On Wednesday 16th August we were very pleased to host Keith Brown MSP for Clackmannanshire & Dunblane, the Cabinet Secretary for Economy, Jobs and Fair Work. Mr Brown dropped in to see some of our IT Apprentices hard at work on a Microsoft MTA Networking course. He spent time cha
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Scottish Apprenticeship Show 2017

We are excited to announce that we will be exhibiting at the Scottish Apprenticeship Show 2017! We will be at the Royal Concert Hall in Glasgow from 3rd – 5th September to answer any questions you have about our Digital and Life Sciences Apprenticeships. This is a great opportunity fo
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Accountancy Apprenticeships

YouTrain are delighted to announce that we are now able to offer the Association of Accounting Technicians (AAT) Accountancy Apprenticeships to those aged 16-19 and 20-24. Although there are classroom-based learning workshops, this is a work-based qualification and so alongside formal
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Busting the Myths about Apprenticeships

Now that exams are over and you’re waiting for your results you might be weighing up your options for when you leave school. It may be that you’ve not had the opportunity to find out much about Apprenticeships, you might not fully understand what an Apprenticeship is or you may have h
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Trials and Celebrations

We have been taking part in several events this year, the next being Tough Mudder this Saturday! Our Mhairi Quinn will be heading to Drumlanrig Castle; not to take in the scenery but to crawl, swim, swing and climb through a range of tricky obstacles all while being drenched in mud! T
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Life Sciences: Meet Margaret

Meet Margaret, our Life Sciences Apprenticeships Team Lead!  YouTrain have recruited Margaret Huggett to take the lead in the life sciences MA programme. Margaret has worked within the life science industry, private and public sector organisations, for over 30 years as a medicinal che
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Life Sciences Apprenticeships

We are very excited to announce the launch of Life Sciences Apprenticeships at YouTrain! YouTrain have taken positive steps to help support the Scottish Government’s STEM Education and Training Strategy which has been driven by the growth of Scotland’s Life Sciences Industry and are n
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The Bubble Rush

We made it! Team YouTrain took part in the Bubble Rush 5K yesterday in aid of Strathcarron Hospice and we all had a blast! Here is some photos from the event. Thanks to Garry Quinn Photography for capturing our bubble shenanigans! We are still tallying up our donations but thank you t
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