A top-level summit at the House of Commons will see the launch of this year’s annual report of the Marches Local Enterprise Partnership.
Construction sector leaders in Shropshire are joining forces with the Marches Local Enterprise Partnership and colleges across the county to tackle the skills gap at a round table event this month.
A £4m state-of the-art training hub has been officially opened today, with bosses urging other manufacturers to step forward to avoid a skills drain caused by the uncertainty of Brexit.
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.
68 apprenticeship places are up for grabs later this month when Shropshire’s newest training hub holds a major summer event.
The Marches LEP has awarded three contracts worth £2.81m to develop Advanced Manufacturing Hubs in the region which will create nearly 2,700 apprenticeships.