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MGWC meets with HSE in London

Cleaning industry liaison forum HSE and the Cleaning Industry Liaison Forum provide advice and guidance on health and safety within the cleaning industry. Sitting on the Board are interested parties from all aspects of the cleaning industry. Here issues are discussed in an open forum relating to topics or issues that affect the cleaning industry…
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Peninsula now partners with the Master Guild of Window Cleaners

Peninsula are the UK's largest employment law and health and safety consultancy. They have been involved in the Window Cleaning Magazine for a couple of years now with the inclusion of their microsite of which you can find on WCM website ( look for the Peninsula tab) Recently, we have been talking to Peninsula about…
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Government Funded Training Courses

Master Guild of Window Cleaners have recently opened a new page under the MGWC Home tab called "qcf-level-2-team-leadership". Here you will find information regarding Fully Government Funded Training courses. One of the most popular courses currently on offer is the QCF Level2 Team Leadership course which is also Work Based with three completion levels -…
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MGWC Health & Safety Policy Procedure Manual

MGWC Health & Safety Policy Procedure Manual We are very proud to present our members with a MGWC Health & Safety Policy Procedure Manual free of charge. This expensive 132 page manual will aid some members progress to professionally presenting H&S documents to commercial window cleaning clients. Members can now access this document via our Member…
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MGWC add NEW members web page – Window Cleaning Tender Contracts

As part of our ever improving services to our members we have added a Window Cleaning Tender Contracts page. This page is accessed by members and list various Window Cleaning Tenders that come us via various forms for the benefit of those members wanting to apply. For those learning how to complete and what qualifications,…
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Master Guild of Window Cleaners receive vehicle stickers

As part of our campaign to assist in the promotion of our MGWC members we have distributed vehicle stickers and colour ID Membership Cards. The vehicle stickers express the professionalism of the member being a "Professional" "Insured" and "Trained" window cleaner. It also acts as a security sticker allowing those that read the notice to…
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HSE launches new asbestos behaviour-change campaign

Around 1.3 million tradespeople are at risk of being exposed to asbestos each year, HSE has revealed as it launched a new awareness campaign in an attempt to drive down the death toll from exposure to the deadly dust. With 20 tradespeople dying from an asbestos-related disease each week, the regulator said that construction workers,…
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