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New training centre helping to kickstart careers for young people in Wolverhampton

A new training centre to give local people the specialist skills needed to work on electric vehicles has opened today at the City of Wolverhampton College, thanks to funding from the West Midlands Combined Authority (WMCA). The aim is for 720 residents to be trained across all levels over 18 months, as the need for skilled electric vehicle mechanics is expected to grow significantly in the run-up to the Government’s […]

todayFebruary 26, 2021 5

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Community group putting smiles back on faces using two wheels

A Wolverhampton community group is helping local people discover the fun of cycling after setting up its cycling hub using a Transport for West Midlands (TfWM) funding grant. In Low Hill, the Park Village Education Centre used its Better Streets Community Fund grant to create a secure cycle storage and workshop facility, cycle parking, and a safe training area. It is also working alongside Wolves Whirling Wheels Cycle Training to […]

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