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Operating Plant Machinery With a Driving Ban

Operating Plant Machinery With a Driving Ban

If you’ve received a driving ban, you’ll know it can cause all sorts of complications. It can even potentially put your job at risk, but what about when driving and operating machinery is your source of income? The site says I can’t work with a driving ban Unfortunately, the site…

Will Brexit Kill the Construction Industry

Will Brexit Kill the Construction Industry

Brexit seems to be at the top of the news recently, but with little being published about the construction industry, many are left in the dark. SB Skills have gathered data and statistics to generate this Brexit outlook and plan for your future. What is Brexit? As many know already,…

The difference between NPORS and CPCS

The difference between NPORS and CPCS

What is CPCS CPCS or the Construction Plant Competency Scheme is a plant-based accreditation that tests a delegates knowledge and competency on the machine of choice. This accreditation uses a 2-card scheme to confirm levels of competency and training. The Red Trained Operator card is the first card in the…

What is NPORS and why you need it?

What is NPORS and why you need it?

NPORS or the National Plant Operators Registration Scheme is an awarding body and a rapidly up and coming card scheme. Since NPORS was founded in 1992, it has continued to be a credible training alternative in the construction industry. Is NPORS a recognised card? NPORS is a credible and recognised…

Will Plant Machinery Be Fully Autonomous?

Will Plant Machinery Be Fully Autonomous?

Will plant machinery be fully autonomous? You’ve probably noticed every industry becoming more and more autonomous, but have you ever wondered whether the construction industry could be autonomous too? There have been a few advancements into the construction industry regarding autonomy but it looks like health and safety could prevent…

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