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TRAINING BODY WARNS OF ‘BOGUS’ PROVIDERS

PASMA takes zero-tolerance action against fake training firms

The Prefabricated Access Suppliers’ & Manufacturers’ Association (PASMA) has been made aware that a small number of unscrupulous companies are attempting to pass themselves off as PASMA Training Members, without having shown that they meet the industry standards needed to become an accredited PASMA member.

Peter Bennett, PASMA’s Managing Director, said:

“As PASMA sets the highest standards for its training instructors and centres, delegates must ensure that they are being trained by a genuine approved centre. The popularity and renowned quality of our courses has led to some companies trying to jump on the bandwagon without having met the industry standard criteria on which PASMA insists.”

We take this matter very seriously and are adopting a zero-tolerance approach to these fake PASMA training firms to ensure we maintain the credibility that the industry expects. We urge anybody considering PASMA training to double check the authenticity of the company and, if in any doubt, to contact PASMA.”

PASMA advise that anyone can check the PASMA website which lists authentic accredited members and training centres under the Find A Member section.

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