Archive for category: Apprenticeships

UCL student hailed as Future Industry Leader

fahad-rageFahad Rage, an engineering student from Walthamstow studying for a Masters in Mechanical Engineering at University College London, has won a Future Industry Leaders Award at a recent ceremony at[...]
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National Academy opens

The National Training Academy for Rail (NTAR) opened today in Northampton. Transport minister Claire Perry MP performed ceremony, saying: “The opening of the National Training Academy for Rail is a[...]
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National Academy opens

The National Training Academy for Rail (NTAR) opened today in Northampton. Transport minister Claire Perry MP performed ceremony, saying: “The opening of the National Training Academy for Rail is a[...]
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Carillion training centre launched to meet electrification skills shortage

Infrastructure and support services provider Carillion has opened a pioneering training centre, for rail engineers across the industry, to develop skills needed to help deliver a £2 billion electrification expansion[...]
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First four apprentices join East Midlands Trains

East Midlands Trains is committed to tackling the railway industry’s predicted skills shortage, the company announced at the unveiling of its first four engineering apprentices. The Derby-based train operator has recruited four young people to wo...
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Network Rail plugs apprentice gap

At a time when the railway industry is still bemoaning the shortage of skilled workers, Network Rail is once again doing something about it. The company has just taken on another 190 apprentices to join its three-year programme, where they will train t...
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Network Rail welcomes new apprentices

Seventeen new apprentices have started three-year training programmes on the Wales route. The apprentices are part of a 200-strong Network Rail cohort who will train at HMS Sultan – Europe’s largest engineering training facility at Gosport in H...
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Mace on target to hit New Street apprentice pledge

Fifty-six apprentices are now working on the ambitious Gateway project at Birmingham New Street station and Mace, Network Rail’s delivery partner, looks set to achieve its target of bringing more than 100 unemployed young people into work by 2015...
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Mace on target to hit New Street apprentice pledge

Fifty-six apprentices are now working on the ambitious Gateway project at Birmingham New Street station and Mace, Network Rail’s delivery partner, looks set to achieve its target of bringing more than 100 unemployed young people into work by 2015...
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Gateway: Employing Birmingham’s lost youth

Birmingham is suffering more than any other major city in the UK to get its young people into work, with one in 10 claiming Jobseeker’s Allowance. But within the rail and construction sector there is a ray of light – the Birmingham Gateway ...
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Gateway: Employing Birmingham’s lost youth

Birmingham is suffering more than any other major city in the UK to get its young people into work, with one in 10 claiming Jobseeker’s Allowance. But within the rail and construction sector there is a ray of light – the Birmingham Gateway ...
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