Category Archives: Education

FBU National Women’s School to be held in April near Sheffield

The Fire Brigades Union National Women’s School will be held between 2pm Friday 4 and 2pm Sunday 6 April 2014 at Wortley Hall, near Sheffield. Attendance is open to all FBU women members — including those who have not been more »

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Tips on using social media and web sites

The use of websites, social media (such as Twitter and Facebook), online forums and blogs can be a powerful way for firefighters to stand up for the fire and rescue service and set out our arguments to the public. Life more »

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[418MW] Cancellation Of National School 2013

CIRCULAR:  2013HOC0418MW                                                                                               26th July 2013 TO:            ALL MEMBERS Dear Brother/Sister, CANCELLATION OF NATIONAL SCHOOL 2013 Further to Head Office circular 2013HOC0369SS, I write to inform you that at the recent Executive Council meeting a decision was taken to cancel National more »

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New FBU courses

The FBU National Learning Centre in partnership with Leeds City College, is currently offering distance learning Level 2 Courses in Equality & Diversity and Employability Skills, accredited by NCFE. There are also limited ECDL courses, accredited by the BCS, available more »

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