Webb’s Training Services joins Reconomy Group

Circular economy outsourced service provider, Reconomy Group, has acquired Webb’s Training Services, a leading business training provider offering more than 50 courses in a wide variety of industries.

Based in Birmingham, Webb’s has a network of training centers across the UK and also offers courses at customer premises or online. Training categories include health and safety, construction, plant operations, manual handling, working at heights, first aid, driving and many more.

Webb’s will be part of Reconomy Group’s Recycle division and will work alongside UK brands to deliver accredited training to customers and their staff. It will also support the Group’s initiatives to find ways of accessing employment for people from difficult-to-access backgrounds.

Mark Webb, Managing Director of Webb Training Services, said: “We are delighted to join the Reconomy Group for this exciting new phase of our development. We see great opportunities and have a deep understanding of corporate training needs across all business sectors, already working with many Reconomy Group clients. Everyone at Webb’s is looking forward to adding value and capabilities to the Group’s proposition in 2022 and beyond. »

Mike Benton, Chief Operating Officer at Reconomy Group, added: “Training and development is of paramount importance to Reconomy Group and we recognize the skills challenges facing our core industries. As the UK continues to rebuild after the pandemic, we believe Webb’s will be a great addition to the group and further enhance our offer to customers, whilst enabling us to accelerate our commitments under the Reconomy Social Value programme.


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