LIFTEX 2022 shaping up to be biggest event yet
Due to increased demand and support from the industry, LIFTEX 2022 looks set to be the biggest yet in the show’s 34-year history. The floor space has been extended to accommodate the 70 exhibitors confirmed so far, despite another twelve months to go. Organised by LEIA (Lift and Escalator Industry Association), LIFTEX 2022 is the […]
Elevate UK join LEIA membership
Elevate UK Lifts Ltd are the latest organisation to join LEIA. Based in Birmingham, Elevate UK is an independent lift company established in 2014. With over 60 years combined experience, its team of lift engineers provide a 24/7 service to clients. The company specialises in lift installation, modernisation, large and small scale repairs, preventative maintenance […]
Seeking Assessors and Internal Quality Assurers (bursaries available)
LEIA is looking for Assessors and Internal Quality Assurers to work with the Association on End-Point Assessment (EPA) for the Lift/Escalator Electromechanic Level 3 Apprentice Standard. The Association is looking for applicants who can: > Comply with strict assessment requirements of a regulated EPA organisation > Build a rapport with a learner quickly […]
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 163 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.