TITLE

Springboard Bromley opens £1.3 centre

PUB. DATE
May 2003
SOURCE
IT Training;May2003, p10
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Job seekers are set to benefit from a 1.3 million pound conversion of a former milk float depot in Bromley in Kent, England into one of CSV's Springboard training centres. Opened on 1 April, 2003 by Eric Forth, shadow leader of the British House of Commons, alongside Bromley Mayor Carole Hubbard and a Springboard trainee, the centre now offers an IT suite supported by UK Online, with ten terminals and specially adapted facilities for people with disabilities.
ACCESSION #
9847924

 

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