Student Discount & Membership

Submitted by Tess S on Tue, 07/13/2021 - 12:52

Are you a student looking to learn more about sustainable construction & architecture? Save 50% on your first training session with us, which will qualify you for membership at a special rate! Membership includes big discounts on our renowned training events and a free subscription to Passivehouse+ magazine. 

 

Please email marketing@greenregister.org.uk for your discount code, and check out our list of events here

Green Homes Grant scheme ends prematurely – what now for contractors working in retrofit?

Submitted by birgit on Thu, 04/01/2021 - 11:28

You’ll most likely have the heard the news that the Green Homes Grant Voucher Scheme has ended a year earlier than expected.

On Saturday 27 March the government announced the withdrawal of the Green Homes Grant, its flagship £1.5bn programme to retrofit 600,000 homes in England. The scheme closed to new applications on 31 March after failing to meet a fraction of its target.

Surveyor Employment Opportunity - Eco Tiffin

Submitted by Richard on Thu, 03/25/2021 - 11:05

TGR Member "Eco Tiffin" are seeking a Building / Quantity Surveyor to join their team ASAP. 

This individual should have comprehensive knowledge of moisture & energy efficiency in older (pre 1990) and heritage buildings, be able to produce professional reports and specifications based on assessment and observations, and be experienced at pricing refurbishment projects.

Very good salary for the right person.

Contact robert@ecotiffin.co.uk

The Green Register is now an IHBC Registered CPD Provider

Submitted by Tess S on Wed, 02/17/2021 - 16:04

We're excited to announce that we are now registered with the Institute of Historic Building Conservation as a CPD provider! You can check out our listing on their website.  

"The IHBC ‘recognises’ organisations for their ability and consistency in producing training, seminars, and events that are capable of contributing to the obligatory CPD requirements of a Full Member of the Institute."

 As an added bonus, members of the IHBC get 10% off Green Register courses. 

Futureproof Skills & Certification Programme Launched

Submitted by Tess S on Fri, 01/15/2021 - 15:37

We're excited to announce that we have launched our Futureproof Skills & Certification programme. We are offering 100 funded places to businesses wishing to undertake retrofit training, certify in PAS2030:19 and become Trustmark registered.  These are essential requirements for contractors to access Green Homes Grant voucher scheme and ECO funded works. An additional 200 training places are available for contractors from the same company and there are a further 50 discounted training places for contractors who are currently unemployed.