Say Hello To Our New Logo

We’re Rebranding – Here’s Why If you’re a regular visitor to dmr-training.co.uk, you may have noticed that change is afoot. We recently updated the website with a new logo, colour scheme, tagline and images – all of which form part of a rebranding of DMR Training. Over the last 12 months, we’ve consolidated our position…

A Pictorial Timeline of Our Yard Through the Ages

Earlier this year we gave the yard at DMR HQ a facelift. The transformation was so startling that we rushed straight to the DMR Photographic Archive to remind ourselves of how it looked before. For posterity and historical records (but mainly because we just like posting pics), we’ve created this pictorial timeline charting the last…

Dave Goes to Parliament

Our Managing Director Dave Radley has been given a unique opportunity to visit parliament today and join a parliamentary debate on T-Level reforms. MPs will be asking whether it’s right to push ahead for a launch date of September 2020. The event is hosted by former Skills Minister, Robert Halfon MP, and supported by FE…

We support the rights of EU citizens in the UK

DMR Training welcomes the decision by the UK government and European Union to guarantee the rights of EU citizens living in the UK as well as UK citizens in the EU. We greatly appreciate the contribution of EU citizens to the British economy, including the construction industry, and look forward to continuing our relationship with…

Greater Manchester Chamber of Commerce

We’re now enjoying the benefits of being a new member of Greater Manchester Chamber of Commerce. The GM Chamber is based in Manchester City Centre and is the largest in the UK with 4500+ members. In December 2017 it won Chamber of the Year. We’d encourage other local businesses in Leigh and Wigan to check…

Tom kicks off construction career as first graduate of DMR partnership with Leigh East

DMR’s partnership with the rugby fraternity at Leigh East is already flourishing with the first apprentice graduating from the programme this month. Our collaboration with the rugby league club was officially launched in 2016 and was designed to give the young people of Leigh East a route into construction while bringing funds into the club…

Video case study of a DMR joinery apprentice

One of DMR’s joinery apprentices has just featured in a video case study produced by Greater Manchester Learning Provider Network. Jordan originally started out as a trainee before progressing to the apprenticeship. In this video, Jordan and his boss – Steve Harrison from Planahome – discuss how the traineeship benefited both Jordan and the company.…