LEIA welcomes Karen Slade as End-Point Assessment Lead
Karen Slade has joined LEIA as Head of End-Point Assessment (EPA) to help us become the first-choice end-point assessor for industry apprenticeships. In this brand new role, Karen will help shape and launch this new division of LEIA. She will design and implement the EPA business strategy, ensure compliance with Ofqual and ESFA and promote the service. Karen brings with her […]
Online learning trend continues with latest Distance Learning courses full
The latest enrolment stats for the LEIA Distance Learning course have once again bucked the trend for online learning. Numbers of enrolments have remained consistently high since last year’s lockdown. Dan Charlesworth, Training and Safety Manager explains: “Last May we received an increase in online learners when staff were at home, some of whom were […]
MEMBER NEWS: Reliable Elevator Services sign up to LEIA membership
Kent-based Reliable Elevator Services have joined LEIA membership. Established in 2008, the company provides lift maintenance, modernisation, repairs and refurbishment. The business is still owned and run by its original founders and is split into two core areas: > Lift modernisation including passenger lifts, goods lifts, theatre stage platforms and service lifts. > Domestic installations […]
LEIA is the trade association and advisory body for the lift and escalator industry, formed in 1997 by the merging of two long-standing associations with a history dating back to 1932. With a membership of 155 UK registered companies covering 85% of the lift and escalator industry, LEIA represents a single voice for the sector. LEIA members supply passenger and goods/service lifts, stairlifts, homelifts, lifting platforms, escalators, passenger conveyors and a range of component parts for such products. LEIA members also undertake the maintenance of over 300,000 products falling within the scope of the Association.