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Net zero carbon emissions by 2050 – BESA supports recommendations

 May, 17 - 2019   Green Issues

The Building Engineering Services Association (BESA) has backed advice published by the Committee on Climate Change (CCC) that recommends a new emissions target for the UK: net-zero greenhouse gases by 2050.   The advice was published in a new government commissioned report, “Net Zero: The UK’s contribution to stopping global...


Success for those prepared to give learning a second chance

 May, 13 - 2019   Training

At Logic4training we pride ourselves on the fact that we really care about our trainees and try to offer them the support and help they need in taking a new career path.   We’re more than happy to hear from those who feel they’ve been let down by school and...


Boiler Plus legislation one year on

 May, 06 - 2019   Gas

It’s been a year now since the Boiler plus legislation was introduced in April 2018.   According to the Heating and Hotwater Industry Council (HHIC) the new legislation has encouraged innovation within the industry and delivered a greater range of heating system products for consumers to choose from.   HHIC...


Hotelier Fined for Neglecting to Assess Asbestos

 Apr, 30 - 2019   Safety

A hotelier in Devon has been found culpable after materials containing asbestos were disturbed during a major refurbishment.   An employee raised concerns about the potential presence of asbestos containing materials within the rooms that were under refurbishment and was brought to the attention of the Health and Safety Executive....


Jim Moore is leaving us…..

 Apr, 03 - 2019   Business

Jim Moore, who has been our Business Development for close to ten years is retiring shortly and before we wave him off, we wanted to wish him all the best for a happy retirement.   Jim started at Logic4training in 2009 and over the years has focused on encouraging medium...


Get Commercial with Logic4training’s FREE Guide

 Mar, 12 - 2019   Gas

The commercial building construction industry is buoyant at the moment, with robust demand for office developments and renewed public sector funding commitments helping to boost growth and create new business streams for ambitious domestic heating engineers looking for a challenge.    To help domestic installers succeed in this lucrative and...


Building Services Training Courses for Ex-armed Forces Personnel

 Mar, 08 - 2019   Careers

After the structure of the forces, starting a new life on civvy street can be a daunting prospect for many service personnel.    Kickstarting a new career is a huge part of making a smooth transition and service leavers have usually acquired many transferable skills during their time in the...


A new Code of Practice for Electrical Work in Social Housing

 Mar, 07 - 2019   Electrical

The Electrical Safety Roundtable (ESR), a leading industry forum that undertakes research and draws up policy for the government and industry, has produced a new document setting out standards for the management of electrotechnical care in social housing.   To develop the new code of practice, which aims to standardise...


Cyber Awareness for your Company

 Mar, 06 - 2019   Business

Have you ever thought about what would happen if your business experienced a cyber breach or attack?     The impact of a cyber breach or attack can result in customer losses, reputation damage and the far reaching consequences of a hacker getting their hands on your data.   The...


New Ways to Manage and Monitor Heat

 Feb, 14 - 2019   Heating

A shift towards data-led energy management and more automated ‘smart’ functions is spear-heading a drive within the building services sector to lower carbon emissions, while reshaping traditional approaches to producing, managing and monitoring heat.   Potentially revolutionising the way we heat and cool our homes and businesses.   At a...


Hot Water Cylinder Consumer Servicing Guide

 Feb, 12 - 2019   Heating

The Hot Water Cylinder Consumer Servicing Guide has been produced by the industry under the guidance of the Hot Water Association (HWA), detailing what they can expect when having their hot water storage cylinder serviced by a registered engineer.   This guide lays out an agreed industry best-practice approach to...


How can Domestic Gas Engineers Upskill into other Sectors?

 Feb, 05 - 2019   Gas

Domestic Gas Engineers who already hold the Core Domestic Gas Safety (CCN1) have various options available to expand their scope of work.   Download this infographic to see various options available to upskill into Commercial Heating Gas Work, Commercial Catering, LPG, Electrical, Oil, Fgas and Renewable energy sectors.    ...


Keeping Elderly Customers Warm Over Winter – Tips for Oil Installers

 Jan, 28 - 2019   Oil

Last winter there were an estimated 50,100 excess winter deaths in England and Wales*, 15,000 of which were related to a cold home**.   This is the highest number of excess deaths recorded since the winter of 1975/76.   Oil installers know that in extreme weather conditions supply shortages can...


Freezing Temperatures on the Way…

 Jan, 22 - 2019   Heating

The Met Office is forecasting “an enhanced risk of snow and widespread frost across the UK” so it seems increasingly likely that we’re in for a spell of freezing weather over the next few weeks.   One that the press is calling ‘The Beast from the East II’.    ...


Warning! Don’t get Scammed!

 Jan, 21 - 2019   Training

We’ve recently become aware of a scam that’s doing the rounds, targeting gas installers, and wanted to warn you about it.   The scammers are working in the south east, postcode by postcode, preying on installers whose details, we suspect, they find in online listings.   The perpetrator calls up...


Partner Rolec meets 18th Regulations

 Jan, 15 - 2019   Electrical

Our Partner Rolec EV has confirmed that its entire range of Electric Vehicle charging points have been developed to comply with the new IET 18th Edition Wiring Regulations that has been in force since 1st January 2019.   Kieron Alsop, Rolec EV’s Managing Director, commented: “As the manufacturer of Europe’s largest range...