Fire

Rewarding excellence in training.(Product guide)

At the British Fire Consortium's recent AGM, Cheltenham based member company, A & E Fire Equipment, was presented with the Consortium's annual Commitment to Training award. This is a much coveted acknowledgment by the British Fire Consortium (BFC) to a member company which, in the Committee's view, has made an outstanding contribution and commitment to the training of its engineers.

A & E's Administrator: Miles Dixon, explains the company's policy towards recruitment and training which clearly illustrates the reasons behind the BFC's award decision. He says: "We like to recruit our engineers straight from school as we find that young people have so much more enthusiasm for the job and it means we have a blank canvas to work with. …

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