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28th January 2021
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Bathstore retraining offer helps designers stay in the industry
KBB design software specialist Virtual Worlds is reaching out to former Bathstore designers affected by the collapse of the retail chain, to offer them free training on its interactive 3D and 4D programmes.
With the first training session providing a foundation on Virtual Worlds' software, former Bathstore employees can go on to complete further training sessions at an exclusive 50% discounted rate.
Posting on LinkedIn with the special Bathstore retraining offer, Virtual Worlds' managing director Nathan Maclean said: "My best wishes go out to all Bathstore staff that will be feeling anxious about their future. This is a genuine offer of help that has the potential to go full circle to help our industry in all sorts of ways.
"Virtual Worlds has 70% market share in the independent bathroom showrooms. If you are wishing to stay in the industry as a designer, you are likely to be applying for a position with a Virtual Worlds retailer. Bathstore wasn't using our system so training will be important."
The offer is open to the first 50 former Bathstore employees to contact:
6th July 2019