RIP Emeka-Samuel Ebuzoeme

We were very sad to hear about the death of  Emeka-Samuel Ebuzoeme, who passed away from COVID-19 in late January 2021.

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Manual handling training on HS2

Ben describes face-to-face manual handling training - visiting people at their place of work, to make sure they are lifting safely.

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Getting the COVID vaccine

Zena has had the COVID vaccine: "It was really easy and didn't hurt at all; the system was most efficient and everyone was very pleasant."

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About the VGC Academy

We established the VGC Academy in 2019 to bring all our learning and development activities under one umbrella.

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National Apprenticeship Week

Workforce development manager Martyn Price MBE writes about National Apprenticeship Week and the opportunities to grow people's careers.

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M4 work experience confirms Valentina’s career choice

Valentina's work experience placement helped her to see what the industry is like, before committing to a new construction career.

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Richard Palin moves to new delivery director role

Richard Palin is now delivery director of power and process, focusing on process engineering and power plant projects and planned outages.

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Recruitment webinars

Our recruitment webinars share future opportunities at VGC. As construction works ramp up across the UK, we are keen to grow our team.

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Zena adds to her marketing qualifications

Zena Wigram has gained her second post-graduate marketing diploma: the IDM postgraduate diploma in data-driven marketing with B2B.

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Chris O’Sullivan promoted to head of delivery

Chris O’Sullivan has been promoted to head of delivery for civils and HS2 south. He joined VGC in 2008 as a crane controller.

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VGC Academy – personal development plan training

Ciara writes about PDP training, which prepares managers to deliver personal development plans in line with the VGC competency framework.

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Staying well in the new year

Wellbeing champion Fiona Dowling offers some practical steps to improving physical and mental wellbeing as we start the new year.

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