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From apprenticeship programmes that ensure companies attract high quality entrants, to development training that guarantees the industry benefits from experienced and highly trained employees. BPIF Training have it covered.
BPIF monitor the political agenda and identify threats and challenges to the industry. Our work has secured funding and legislative change worth millions to the industry. In addition we provide independent and relevant research used by the industry and government.
There will be no change to eligibility for apprenticeship funding in academic years 2019 to 2020 and 2020 to 2021 for citizens from the EU, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway and Switzerland. They will need to ensure they have the right to live and work in the UK after 2020.
The commercial print market in Europe has both challenges and opportunities and individual companies must decide how to adapt to deal with this. Print no longer exists in isolation and it has to operate in a fast-changing world - but there is a bright future for the sector for those who respond in an innovative way to the changing tide.
In February 2020 the Fedrigoni UK team and some very supportive customers spent a day in Hackney Marshes planting 550 new trees with Trees for Cities. A charity which Fedrigoni has been supporting by raising money through the sale of the Fedrigoni 366 Calendar.
The Printing Charity has launched its 2020 Print Futures Awards giving people aged 18 to 30 the opportunity to apply for a grant of up to £1,500 to support their personal and workplace development to progress in their careers in the UK printing, paper, publishing, packaging, and graphic arts sector.
Whittington Moor Printing Works, a Chesterfield-based company, has been growing rapidly over the past few years. To keep pace with market and technological demands, the firm is replacing an older guillotine with a Polar 115N Plus, marking a major step forward.
The BPIF Environmental Healthcheck is a quick, easy and [for Platinum members] free, review of your current processes, that gives you a clear work-to list of actions to improve, where gaps have been identified.