Energy Insulation Skills launches to support skills shortage in Energy Efficiency Sector

Group Horizon are pleased to announce the launch of another course to support job seekers into employment –  Energy Insulation Skills.

Working with nationwide employers Group Horizon have designed a 10 day accredited level 2 course to help address the skills shortage in the energy efficiency market.

With the launch of the Green Deal in January 2013 there is a huge need to up skill and train new entrants to the sector to fill the thousands of jobs set to be created nationwide.

The UK green sector is a success story; it is the sixth largest in the world and has a crucial part to play in building a strong economy. There is huge demand for highly skilled workers with knowledge of:

EWI – External Wall Insulation, IWI – Internal Wall Insulation, Cavity Wall Insulation, Loft Insulation, Asbestos Awareness

Energy Insulation Skills has been designed with the jobs market in mind – the course is free of charge for those unemployed and in receipt of an eligible benefit.


To find out more about the course or register your interest call 0800 002 9805 or email

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