Two teams of engineering apprentices from Shrewsbury Colleges Group have been crowned the best in the UK after designing and building a remote-control crane from scratch.
Small businesses which employ apprentices across the Marches are being urged to help test the digital apprenticeship service.
A new Higher Education Centre has been officially opened by Shrewsbury Colleges Group – after already winning the thumbs up from delighted students.
It’s time for industry and young people to step up to the skills table according to the boss of Shropshire’s most advanced training centre.
Business leaders across Shropshire are being urged to help tackle some of the key skills issues facing the county’s employers at a special round-table event later this month.
The Marches Local Enterprise Partnership has joined forces with some of the region’s key employers to encourage more businesses to take on apprentices.
More than 30 apprenticeship places are up for grabs at two of the region’s leading manufacturing training hubs.
Telford Business Board has announced a partnership with the Marches LEP which will see it host a Skills Round Table event aimed at developing an important link between local training providers and employers within the region.
One of the Marches largest training facilities has received the seal of approval from the Government’s Minister for Local Growth and the Northern Powerhouse.
More than 40 young people have signed up to be among the first cohort of students at the Marches Centre of Manufacturing & Technology (MCMT) following the recent open day.