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The heart.

It’s one of the most important organs in your body and certainly one of the hardest working.

The average heart over an 80-year lifespan beats 3,363840,000 times. In a single day, the heart uses 115,000 J of energy to pump blood through your body, which is the same amount of energy a 70 kg object would generate after falling from a 550-foot building.

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Our Qualifications Team is always on the cutting edge creating new and exciting qualifications in in-demand areas. Check out what they’ve been working on this month!

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You know TQUK as a quality Awarding Organisation with qualifications in loads of in-demand sectors.  Our popular qualifications in First Aid, Safety and Compliance and Health and Social Care have helped us become one of the most widely recognised AOs in the UK.

But TQUK is more than these qualifications. Much, much more! 

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September certainly wasn’t dull here at TQUK! This month, we welcomed a new member to the team, saw an epic tug-of-war between the Client Relationship Team and Creative Team and celebrated an amazing award nomination.

What a month!

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“Don’t drop out of school.” “Invest in your future.” “Get your degree.”

It’s advice everyone knows. When help like this was given, it was usually saying “Go to university. Success will follow.”

Back in the day, having a university degree may have been a reliable way of securing a job that would provide a stable career. But now, with the amount of degree-educated individuals in the developed world in low-skill work and with large amounts of student debt, this advice is no longer necessarily useful, or even true.

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